Karen Porkka is a multi-disciplinary artist who loves to create. Music is her primary passion and she is thrilled to release Butterfly Bridge as a showcase of her work and the amazing talented musicians that she is blessed to work with. Karen's music draws influence from many sources. It's playful, thoughtful and heartfelt lyrics are brought to life by groovy bass lines, sweet melodies and superb instrumentation offering a buffet of sounds that keeps listeners discovering more and more with each listen. Over 68 minutes long, Butterfly Bridge is a feast for the ears and the soul. The album features some of the best that Edmonton (Alberta, Canada) has to offer. Thom Golub - upright bass, Mo Lefever - guitar, Jamie Philp - guitar, Wayne Feschuk - grand piano, Chris Andrew - keyboards, Moni Matthew - electric bass, Dan Churchill - electric bass, Bob Tildesley - trumpet, JC Jones - Trombone, Dwayne Hrynkiw - percussion, Thom Bennett - drums and Karen on voice, tenor and soprano saxophones and melodica.