In the bilingual concert (finnish & swedish), we remember our sunny archipelago on the wing of music. On the horizon is the summer and the world’s most beautiful archipelago, wonderful fish meals on the deck of the boat, sunsets with music and dance. Espoo-based pelimanni and accordion artist Pekka Pentikäinen has sailed across the archipelago, […]

6.6. at 6 pm JuuriJuhla-RotFest: Suden Aika – Live stream consert

JuuriJuhla-RotFest’s live streaming concerts will continue with the Suden Aika concert on June 6. at 6 pm.  The concerts will be broadcast on the JuuriJuhla-RotFest Facebook page: Suden Aika is a vocal ensemble whose unique sound is created by a combination of four strong and different female voices. Suden Aika is the bearer of […]

19.6.2020 at 18 JuuriJuhla: Maria Kalaniemi & Marianne Maans – Midsummer moods -livestream

Midsummer moods The duo’s concert offers its aucience traditional Finnish summer atmosphere. Beautiful, uprising and emotional evergreens, instrumentals and songs performed in unique interpretations with accordion, fiddle and vocals. Maria Kalaniemi and Marianne Maans met at the Sibelius Academy Folk Music Department in 1987 and have been friends ever since, also playing together in the […]

26.9. at 13-15.30 JuuriJuhla-RotFest: Pilpatus

Ison Omena library’s Stage and Livestream! 13.00 Vantaan pelimannit (dir. Raimo Nummela)13.30 Patrik Weckman14.15 Jussi Tarkkanen Combo (Timoa Alakotila, Maria Kalaniemi, Jonna Lankinen, Jussi Tarkkanen)14.45 Teho. (Tero Hyväluoma & Esko Järvelä)  Free entry.Remember the safety intervals. Just come healthy!The event will be streamed live. It can be seen on the JuuriJuhla-RotFest Facebook-page: Organizers: JuuriJuhla-RotFest, Espoon […]

20.2.2021 15-16 Eläköön Folk!: Maria Kalaniemi and Eero Grundström

Eläköön Folk! -Streamed from Tampere on February 20, 2021 and enjoyed from home sofas. Maria Kalaniemi and Eero Grundströmhave their consert in Eläköön Folk! at 15-16. They wanders the path of Mielo, where all the most sensitive emotions merge into roaring soundscapes.This consert is arranged in co-operation with JuuriJuhla-RotFest and Eläköön Folk! See the whole […]


JuuriJuhla-RotFest -association has started a systematic and participatory cultural project with the elderly. JuuriJuhla-RotFest wants to profile itself as a producer of cultural services for people in nursing homes in addition to the Folk Music Festival, other folk music concerts and Kultuurikurkkaus-project by piloting the HoivaPelimanni project. In this project, we will seek experiences and test […]