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THE FINNISH FOLK MUSIC INSTITUTE IS A CENTRE FOR THE RESEARCH AND PRESENTATION OF FINNISH FOLK MUSIC AND DANCE

Our premises are in the Folk Art Centre at Kaustinen, Central Ostrobothnia. The extensive archive and reference library are accessible for any user. The material consists of audio and video recordings, photos, literature and a newspaper clipping collection of over 100 000 pieces. The Folk Music Institute is also a significant publisher: the album collection features archive collections as well as contemporary folk music, and the range of books consists of sheet music and scientific publication from the field of folk music and tradition.

Contact information

Visit us at Jyväskyläntie 3 69600 Kaustinen Finland

We’re open at (mon-fri)  9-16