FLUTIST & POET JOHANNA KÄRKKÄINEN
Johanna Kärkkäinen is a diverse flutist, poet and artist. She graduated as Master of Music from Sibelius Academy in 2015. She has also a degree of music pedagogy from Metropolia Polytechic.
Kärkkäinen works in orchestras, as chamber musician, solo artist, in art projects and as a teacher for flutists. Her interdisciplinary art projects combining poetry and flute music have been performed in Finland and abroad.
The themes of her poetry reflect the fragility of life through forest, nature and unseen levels of dimension.
Her fist piece of poetry "Kädet lokakuun harmaat" was published in fall 2017. At Woodland Cafe she will perform a piece “Tietoisuus ja Sielu”.