Teachers

 

Hanna-Maija Pääkkönen

Hanna-Maija Pääkkönen is a professional dancer specialised in Caribbean dances and owner and founder of Studio Tambor. She has a long dance education since her early childhood, featuring studies in classical ballet, lyrical jazz, contemporary dance and show dance, and afrocuban dances. Hanna-Maija has worked as a full time dance teacher since 2002. She continues to educate herself, and makes study and teaching trips every year to Latin America and Europe. She is known as an inspiring teacher, whose passion for dance is evident. Many of her former students now work as professionals. Hanna-Maija specialises especially on ladies style salsa on1 and on2, reggaeton and rumba. Read more here.
Emmi Heimola
Emmi is an active and passionate dancer with experience on several urban styles. In her classes you get to sweat and shake with the best urban moves and music!
Sanna Raenmaa
Sanna started her dance studies 11 years ago with show dance and has experience from Reggaeton, hip hop and dancehall as well. She competes with High Society Finland and performs with Studio Tambor’s show group Grupo Tambor.