Groups 2018

Kimurantti Folk Dance Group

Kimurantti is a folk dance group from Lappeenranta, Finland. Kimurantti was founded in 2005 and Merja Skyttä has been directing Kimurantti from the beginning.
Their dances also contain features of more modern dances and traditional dances of other parts of Finland.
The group travels a lot in folk dance and music festivals within Finland. They also take part in national folk dance classifications every two years. Kimurantti also travels abroad to different kinds of festivals and events. The countries they have been to are Norway, Denmark, Turkey, USA and Russia.
Aside to performing at these events they’ve helped organize a children’s festival at their home town.