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Stuck as a Symbol: [An Inside-Outsider's View of the Finnish Kantele]
Finnish Musical Quarterly (2008)
  • Carl Rahkonen, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Abstract
The kantele has a strong symbolic identity among Finns. That also holds true for Finnish Americans. Nonetheless its role as a living tradition can be hard to grasp to others than so called "kantele people".
Keywords
  • Baltic psalteries,
  • kantele
Disciplines
Publication Date
2008
Citation Information
"Stuck as a Symbol." [An Inside-Outsider's View of the Finnish Kantele] Finnish Music Quarterly (No. 3, 2008): 50-51.
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