Lapsbasso was established in 1990, at the same year was established also North-Helsinki Bandschool (www.bandikoulu.fi). In the beginning Lapsbasso worked teaching pop/rock-music to young people aged 8 to 16 years.
Year 1995 beside North-Helsinki Bandschool was found theaterline, Musictheater Press. It operated five years and in that period there were four own full-lenght youth musicals.
At the time of Musictheater Press, Lapsbasso worked also as a musicproducer and established own management.
Actual management operation started in 1998, when the managing director of Bandschool Peter Kokljuschkin started to work as a manager for Tiktak which was one of the Bandschool´s band. Tiktak made a recordingcontract with Universal in 1999 when the girls were only 13 years old.
The bands in Management Lapsbasso currently are: Indica, Carmen Gray, Haloo Helsinki! and RA. They all are from Pohjois-Helsinki Bandschool except Carmen Gray from who only Lappe and Nicke have been in Musictheater Press.
The managing director of Lapsbasso Oy
Manager Peter Kokljuschkin