Vellamo, a Finnish Folk Duo will bring their ethereal melodies to the Hood River Library on October 11 at 6:30 p.m.
Vellamo is led by the performing and songwriting team of Pia Leinonen and Joni Tiala. Their music is characterized by haunting melodies, Pia’s ethereal lead vocals and Joni’s virtuosic guitar stylings. In Finnish mythology, Vellamo is the goddess of the sea. Based in Kokkola, on the western coast of Finland, Vellamo combines the rich tradition of Finnish folksong with an appealing “retro” sensibility, creating a modern folk music experience.
For more information visit: www.vellamomusic.com www.facebook.com/Vellamoband Tel: +358404188700/ Pia Leinonen vellamo @vellamomusic.com