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Host: Pirkko Kiansten

Description: The Finnish program “Soitellaan” (meaning “Let’s play music” or also “Let’s keep in touch!” ) offers a great variety of music from classical to occasional Finnish rock, as well as radio plays, poetry, interviews and presentations pertaining to Finnish life and culture.


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  • Saturday - 9:30 am - 11:00 am


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    1. Vuokko Mattila says: January 23, 2019

      Greating from Finland! I’m listening Finnish music here in internet, because in our radio i can listen only English music!

    2. Matto Haverila says: May 6, 2017

      It is Saturday morning. We are visiting Victoria. I turned to 101.9 and there is music played from Finland. As we are from Finland (living in Kamloops) were obviously positively surprised. Thank you for this. Matti Haverila!

    3. Lotus says: February 18, 2017

      Hi, what a fun show! Is there a playlist available? I’m looking to know the name of the song played at around 10:45 on Feb 18th, 2017. Thanks 🙂

      • Pirkko says: March 2, 2017

        The name of that piece is “Kirottu Amsterdam” by Edu Kettunen

    4. Merrie Klazek says: January 7, 2017

      where can I find a list of the selections that were played today, January 8, 2017 between 9:35 and 10:00. I would like to learn some of these pieces.

    5. paul peele says: January 23, 2016

      what was the name of the beautiful violin solo you played at 9;20 today??????

      • David says: February 2, 2016

        I think at that particular time of the show it would have been Massenet’s Meditation from Thais played by Anne-Sophie Mutter….It IS beautiful and so easy on the ears. Glad you enjoyed it…. David Bird


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