Commissioned by KYN female choir. Dedicated to KYN. Year of composition 2010.
Total duration 22’16”
Lyrics based on folk poems (Kanteletar) modified and adapted by Jukka Linkola.
Movements: 1. Outo kantele (Strange kantele) * 2. Ei pahat hyvästä tiiä (The bad ones know nothing of good) * 3. Tule (Come!) * 4. Laulan lasta nukkumahan (I sing the baby to sleep) * 5. Käki (Cuckoo) * 6. Armottoman osa (The fate of the poor one) * 7. Tanssilaulu (Dance song)
The piano and accordion parts are available for sale separately.