The Jättömaa festival, one of Kouvola’s best-known events, was held again after a break of many years for a larger audience. It enjoys a cult reputation, but what is the reputation based on? HS went to find out.
Joen people gathered in the limelight sit quietly to hear what the Sámi artist standing on the rotten shore of the opposite shore Wimme Island for them to sing.
The voice of the island has not been amplified in any way. The acoustic yoke mixes with the rustling in the foliage of the trees, making the wind visible. Water lily leaves bloom over a clear water river. Water reflections flickered in the birch trunks.