This lovely book provides the lyrics and music for 34 Finnish folk songs, with lyrics in both Finnish and English. The songs are accompanied with beautiful scenic photographs of the Finnish countryside, forest, and seaside. A CD is included, with the first verse of 16 songs ..
This recent release from Sámi publisher and record company DAT presents traditional yoik by 11 different yoikers. Traditional Sámi yoik is an unaccompanied, chanting style of folk music, with vocals that can be narrative or simply melodic. Yoik is the oldest form of music in..
Seppo Knuuttila, Ulla Piela, and Lotte Tarkka (eds)
The 89th yearbook of the Kalevala Society is a collection of Finnish-language articles exploring the current state of research, across the disciplines, on poetry in Kalevala meter. The book includes a 29-track CD of recordings of Santra Remsujeva (1914-2010), a singer of tra..
This CD presents a collection of Baltic-Finnish laments, ritual poetry sung by women at important life events, such as weddings and funerals. One CD containing 15 audio tracks is accompanied by an illustrated booklet in Finnish and English, providing an introduction to lamen..
August Saarinen & Vuolas Virta is a talented group of young Finnish musicians paying tribute to Finnish tango king Olavi Virta (1915-1972). Their fresh but respectful interpretations of Virta's classic and lesser-known songs do honor to his legacy by bringing his reperto..
Young Moomin fans will delight in these fun sewing cards featuring their favorite characters! The kit includes yarn, a plastic needle, and ten sturdy punched cards starring Moomintroll, Moominmamma and Moominpappa, the Snorkmaiden, Little My, Sniff, Hemulen, and Snufkin. Chi..
This motto sampler coloring book is inspired by the Finnish tradition of "huoneentaulut" - embroidered sayings or mottos to be hung on the wall. Each single-sided page features a saying - some are traditional, such as "Oma koti kullan kallis", the Finnish equivalent of "Home..
Sit down at Odin's Table and challenge your opponent to a game of wits and luck! This beautifully illustrated and designed game with a Norse mythology theme is for two players, suggested age 10 and up, with an estimated play time of 20 minutes. The cards give you the strengt..
This Finnish coloring book offers 40 pages of Christian icons to color. Drawn from a variety of icons, including Coptic and Egyptian sources, each coloring page includes a brief description in Finnish of what the image depicts: scenes from the Bible, the Madonna and Child, a..
These fun paper dolls are ready to be dressed up in the traditional costumes of the Nordic countries! The book includes Finnish, Sámi ("Lapp") and Icelandic costumes, as well as Danish Læsø, Fanø, Jutland, Odense and Rømø; Norwegian Telemark, Setesdal, Hardanger and Voss; an..