Spotlight on Finland

Spotlight on Finland

Plenty to look forward to in 2020 Celtic Connections as Finland is the showcase country

29.1. – 1.2.2020




29 Jan: Dallahan with Juuri & Juuri: Combining ancient Kalevala-inspired tunes with the 19th-century fiddle tradition
30 Jan: Session A9 and Johanna Juhola Trio: Accordion music blending Argentinian and Finnish tango sounds
31 Jan: Ross Ainslie & the Sanctuary Band with Okra Playground: Electro-folk with a unique take on traditional tunes
31 Jan: Fatoumata Diawara and VILDÁ: A unique blend of Sami joiks and Finnish accordion tradition
1 Feb: RANT with Sväng: Featuring harmonica virtuosity and spanning everything from traditional Balkan tunes to tango and Sibelius
1 Feb: Frigg with Ímar: One of Finland's leading lights in folk, blending bluegrass with Nordic sounds

For venues and times, please check Celtic Connections