On Tuesday, April 25, the same day that Elias Lönnrot met the runosinger Arhippa Perttunen, a Day of Runosinging will be held in Kuhmo.
Arhippa sang 4100 verses, that later were included in the Kalevala.
In the picture, Wimme sings in a Viena Karelian river landscape.
The event is part of Kuhmo is a cultural capital of Finno-Ugric World program.
The program will be announced later.