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Folklink is a folk music project arranged by Sibelius Academy’s Seinäjoki unit in co-operation with The Folk Music Institute in Kaustinen.
The main goal of the project is to increase knowledge about folk music offering diverse work shop- and concert activities in Seinäjoki and Kaustinen areas. The project also produces an active network among the actors of folk music in Southern Ostrobothnia and Central Ostrobothnia.
The project includes also an international scope. The aim is to bring international influences to the areas and encourage young people to create international contacts with in folk music. The cooperation partner in the international part is Folkmusikens hus in Rättvik, Sweden.