Kantele-GO! visited the Kielikerho in Petrozavodsk
The Kantele-GO! visited the Kielikerho (the Centre of Finnish Language) in the Republic of Karelia with the kantele presentation.
Kantele teacher Svetlana Kobeleva, the music teacher at the finno-ugric kindergarten "Lumikello", gave a brief information about the kantele instrument structure and basic techniques in kantele playing. Tatiana Islamaeva, the director of the Kielikerho and a professional interpreter, introduced the referred vocabulary to the Finnish-speaking participants of the meeting.
The Karelian-language service of the State television and radio company “Karelia” released a story about the meeting at the Kielikerho.
Project partners: The Karelian National Song and Dance Ensemble Kantele (Russia), University of Eastern Finland, Runosong Academy (Finland), National School of Arts named after V. Kalaberda of Pryazha District (Russia).
The Kantele-GO! project is financed by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Finland within the framework of the Karelia CBC Programme.