Today, 6 December 2017, Finland celebrates 100 years of independence. This latest folk song from violinist...
Finnish Folk Music - Pekka Kuusisto Home Video - mid December 2017
Violinist Pekka Kuusisto offers up his last instalment of Finnish folk song, filmed on a snowy afternoon at his home in Finland. These two polskas tie up a series of folk songs that Pekka has been filming himself since the summer, chasing the waning light and embracing the darkness of winter.
Hear Pekka Kuusisto perform Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Philharmonia Orchestra in May 2018: https://www.philharmonia.co.uk/concerts/1760/london/royal_festival_hall/20_may_2018/voices_of_revolution_exile_and_return