Runosong performance on Kalevala Day

Thu 28 February 2019 at 16:00

Welcome to Ateneum on Kalevala Day! You are welcome to enjoy a special performance by ‘Vaskitsainen’, who will perform ancient, rare and epic Finnish runosongs. Vaskitsainen will be sharing the experience of authentic Finnish runosong tradition for everyone, calling the forests of Otsoinen and the waves of Laatokka.

Vaskitsainen is Virve Kallio who is also a guide at the Ateneum. 

Admission is included in the museum entrance fee or with a Museum Card. The starting point is at Ateneum’s courtyard on the ground floor (near the museum shop). 

Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen