Toinen Vuosisata-Second Century
Toinen Vuosisata - Second Century was recorded to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Messiah Finnish Lutheran Church. Folk musicians, young and old, gathered together to record this CD under the direction of Nina Tetri-Mustonen, a well-known expert on Finnish folk music and dance. Listeners will find a varied mixture of folk and sacred songs that will take you across the ocean and back in time to the land of the Kalevala epic. This is no ordinary 'church CD.' Toinen Vuosisata is sure to delight listeners with the sounds of bright kanteles (Finnish zither), folk harp, violin, and choirs. The pieces feature a variety of instrumentation and textures, ensuring that the CD feels fresh and inviting. Treat youself to Toinen Vuosisata - Second Century; it is great for relaxed listening or background music, as well as the timeless tales it tells.