Kantele-GO! Live Stream Concert

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Live Stream Kantele Concert to Sommelo

On July 3, 2021 the Ensemble Kantele artists gave a Kantele-GO! concert at the Sommelo Festival in Finland in the format of live streaming. 

Everyone who is interested in ethnic cultures and kantele music could join the online concert at the Ensemble Kantele official website. The concert video is available here

The concert program included music pieces from the Ensemble Kantele repertoire as well as new compositions that were composed and arranged for kantele players and an orchestra in the framework of the Kantele-GO! project. 

It was the first concert in the history of the Ensemble Kantele that is arranged in the format of online live video streaming with a secure streaming platform by the SMK Production Company from Petrozavodsk. 

The Sommelo Festival is organized by the Runosong Academy, the Kantele-GO! project partner of the Ensemble Kantele.

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.