Katja Nyuppieva

Katja NyuppievaAt the Nordic Harp Meeting 2017, Katja Nyuppieva and Eeva-Kaisa Kohonen will together give a workshop “Finnish and Karelian lyrical songs and lullabies: melodies on kantele/harp, singing and arrangement“.

Katja Nyuppieva is a musician and folk dancer from Southern Karelia, now residing in Finland. Her background includes  performing in many folk music and dance ensembles in Petrozavodsk, ethnomusicology studies in Petrozavodsk Conservatory, and a degree in kantele music from Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences.

At the Nordic Harp Meeting 2015 in Turku, Katja was teaching folk singing and songs of her native Livvi-Karelian tradition. (Read more)

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