Gypsy dance and music

at 18:00–19:00
Oodi, Maijansali, Töölönlahdenkatu 4

the Group Valkolaiset was founded in 2008 in Helsinki by a small group of musicians and dancers interested in gypsy music and dance. The Group has performed in Helsinki and other places. The dance group Ay romale! from the dance school Hilpeät helmat performs with Valkolaiset.
At the moment the group includes

Rolf Storsjö, accordion
Turkka Wahlbäck, contrabass balalaika
Juho Svenn, guitar
Kristian Kajander, violin
Meri-Sofia Lakos, vocals, violin, tambourine
Liisa Repo, sång, tambourine
Anita Kurvinen, dans, choreography, dance, teaching
Silja Koivisto, dance
Satu Lillak, dance
Marjo Kopra-Getov, dance
Milla Laaksonen, dance
Choreography, Anita Kurvinen