Nordic Music Concert

When

July 29, 2023    
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Where

Appelo Archives
1056 State Route 4, Naselle, Washington, 98638, 98638

Event Type

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┬áMusic Concert featuring “Revontuli” Northern Lights Fundraiser Event at Appelo Archives Center in Naselle, WA.

4:30p Opening Reception
5:00p – 6:00p Music Program
6:00p-7:00p Meet-n-Greet + Cocktail Hour.

Kantele & Harp lessons begin at 3:00p that day…
And you can add that to your ticket purchase!
There will be additional classes held the following day, Sunday, at The Archives that you can register for at the concert.

Valerie Blessley has twice been nominated for Finlandia Foundation Performer of the Year, and was first runner-up in 2007. She performs on harp, kanteles and woodwinds in her duo, Revontuli with Jennifer Pratt-Walter. They have been playing together since 1995 and have several recordings. In December 2016, Celtic Muse were the featured performers for the 100 year celebration at the Nordic Center at Pacific Lutheran University.

She looks forward to introducing people to the kantele every chance she gets, and owns instruments in 5, 10, 11, 29, 36 (koti kantele) and 39 strings (concert kantele).

Early Bird Special: $20 until July 1st
Presale Tickets: $22
Door Price: $25

* 3:00p Kantele or Harp Lesson (Saturday): $30/person
* Private Kantele or Harp Lesson: $50/person
(Call to schedule 360-484-7103; Different time slots also available for the following Sunday at The Appelo Archives Center).

For more information go to: appeloarchives.org