Kantele-GO! joined international online kantele event
On 14 March 2021 Kantele-GO! project manager Olga Vlasova and the porject coordinator at the University of Eastern Finland Prof. Pekka Suutari joined the online meeting devoted to International Kantele Day. Finnish kantele players Timo Väänänen, Vinski Laine and Minna Raskinen, an expert of the Kantele-GO! project in 2019, invited their colleagues from Finland, Russia, Lithuania and Japan to take part in kantele master-classses and discussions and listen to online kantele concert.
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.