Kantele Concert in Tampere at the Auki Yogaschool on the 27th of October 2018

October 21, 2018

On the coming Saturday, 27th of October, there will be Arja’s kantele concert at the Auki Yogaschool in Tampere (Petsamonkatu 14). The concert starts at 6 p.m. The music is an hour lasting improvisation in the spirit of the old, Karelian kanteleimprovisation. The public can sit or lay down on the floor of the yoga […]


Väikekandle Festival 13.10.2018

October 08, 2018

The Pulsti Academy (Pulsti opistu) organizes a small kannel festival on the 13th of October, 2018. Before the official opening there will be a workshop about Karelian kanteleimprovisation (led by Arja) at 11.00 a.m. The Program: At 1 p.m. – Opening in the Vanalinna Muusikamaja At 2 p.m. – Different workshops lead by Kadri Lepasson, […]


A Special Kantele Weekend, August 10-12, 2018

May 24, 2018

More info at: New bows ready for the summer courses:


Surrounded by Sound – coming events

May 23, 2018

Eva Väljots and Arja will play old kanteletunes transcribed by A. O. Väisänen in the beginning of the 20th century. The concerts are part of Eva’s graduation concerts in Estonia. One concert in Tallinn on the 7th of June (Estonian Theatre and Music Museum, at 5 p.m.) and the other concert in Viljandi (Pärimusmuusika Ait) […]