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Värttinä

Värttinä
Country
Finland
Profile
Värttinä combines Finnish folk music with rock and electronics.
Website
http://www.varttina.com
Related articles (3)
Releases on file (9)
Värttinä — Iki Värttinä — Iki
(NorthSide NSD6071, 2003, CD)
Värttinä — Ilmatar Värttinä — Ilmatar
(NorthSide NSD6054, 2001, CD)
Various Artists — Nordic Roots 3 Various Artists — Nordic Roots 3
(NorthSide NSD6060, 2001, CD)
Various Artists — Nordic Roots 2 Various Artists — Nordic Roots 2
(NorthSide NSD6040, 1999, CD)
Varttina — Vihma Varttina — Vihma
(Wicklow 09026 63262 2, 1998, CD)
Värttinä — Kokko Värttinä — Kokko
(Nonesuch 79429-2, 1996, CD)
Värttinä — Aitara Värttinä — Aitara
(Green Linnet XENO 4026, 1994/1995, CD)
Hector Zazou — Songs from the Cold Seas Hector Zazou — Songs from the Cold Seas
(Columbia CK 67068, 1994, CD)
Värttinä — Seleniko Värttinä — Seleniko
(Green Linnet GLCD 4006, 1992/1993, CD)

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