Kantele arrangements by Anastasia Salo

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Anastasia Salo

On March 27, 2021 kantele teachers and leaders of kantele ensembles from the Republic of Karelia had a chance to take part in a master class on kantele arrangements.

The master class was delivered by a composer Anastasia Salo, the head of the Composers' Association of the Republic of Karelia, the member of the Society of Finnish Composers, the laureate of numerous international music competitions. Participants of the Kantele-GO! project got to know the main principles of creating an arrangement of a music composition and practiced their new skills by performing a joint improvisation. 

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.