Sivuun Nostettuja Tarinoita (Stories Left Aside)
Modern folk music and contemporary dance meet to discuss important questions. What is important in life, and what was it in the past?
What should one do about things that are best forgotten? What cannot be talked about must be sung and danced out.
Valtteri Lehto: kantele, guitar
Meriheini Luoto: violin, nyckelharpa (keyed fiddle)
Veikko Muikku, accordion
Enne Ilo Purovaara, double bass Dancers: KVG Dance Company
Johannes Purovaara Set- and Costume Design: Tinde Lappalainen Lighting Design: Alexander Salvesen
Premiere: 1.2.2014 SibaFest, Helsinki
14-15.2.2014 Verstas, Seinäjoki City Theatre
4.3.2014 Sibelius-Hall, Järvenpää
More shows to be announced.
More information about the project and the music on the Hohka website here Video from the demo performance in the opening ceremony of the University of the Arts August 2013 here