Varttina - Viena

Varttina - Viena

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Varttina - Viena

$19.95

SKU: 60157

Varttina is a Finnish folk music band begun in 1983 in Karelia, Finland. They travelled to the Folklore Villages of Viena Karelia to revisit and explore their musical roots.Viena is their tribute, and their voices and music evoke the ancient nature of Karelia. Mari Kaasinen, Susan Aho, Karolina Kantelinen, Matti Kallio, Lassi Logrén, and Matti Laitinen provide vocals amid a myriad of instruments: kantele, overtone flute, fiddle, accordion, bansuri, fiddle, nyckelharpas, bowed lyre, guitar, mandocello, and bouzouki. The booklet includes the lyrics in Finnish and English.

Tracks:
1. Taivasranta – The Heavenly Shore
2. Raijan Joiku – Raija’s Yoik
3. Kanaset – Hens
4. Kelo – Fir
5. Ukonlammas – The Thunder Bleater
6. Kokku
7. Tietäväinen
8. Kiri
9. Ikikavä – Longing
10. Karuliinan Kangaspuut – Clumsy Caroline’s Loom
11.Otavaiset – The Constellations
12. Oi Dai

$ $19.95