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“Om laul” performed at the XII Youth Song Celebration

Music gives wings and makes me feel gratitude and inspiration. My song “Om laul” (“Own song”) was performed at the XII Youth Song Celebration in Estonia on Sunday 2nd of July in Tallinn. Arranged by Andres Lemba and conducted by … Continue reading

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Playing at EBU Folk Festival / ETV Live at Viljandi Folk Music Festival

It’s a honour to play a live concert with Upa-upa trio @ EBU Folkfestival as a part of  Viljandi Folk Music Festival. The show will be broadcasted by Estonian Television ETV and Estonian Classic Radio (Klassikaraadio) and it t will … Continue reading

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“Tii ilo” German release / “Tii ilo” ilmub Saksamaal

Mari Kalkun & Runorun has just received new print of “Tii ilo” which is being released in Germany!  As a result of collaborations between our home label Rockadillo Records and German label Nordic Notes the record will be very soon … Continue reading

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Finnish and Estonian music awards nomination for “Tii ilo” album

What a great and unexpected surprise! Mari Kalkun & Runorun album “Tii ilo” has got a double nomination at music awards – it’s been nominated for Ethno Album of the Year both in Estonia and Finland. This makes Kalkun the … Continue reading

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Many berries to pick, many concerts ahead in summer

Estonia and the Nordic people are celebrating the time of the shortest and lightest nights – it really feels like the day is endless and it’s the peak time of festivals in this region. Now it’s the time to collect … Continue reading

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