Opening Ceremony of FinnFest 2011

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January 2011


Opening Ceremony of FinnFest 2011, Navy Band. Ceremony Hosts, Lawrence Kennedy and Pirkko Satola. National Anthems song by Maria Kizirian. Welcoming address by Marianne Wargelin, FinnFest USA President. Entertainers this segment by Pirkko Mannola, Vieno Kekkonen, and Pekka Pentikäinen from Finland. Chamber music by Alyssa Moquin, Carl Rahkonen, Sara Pajunen, Will Haapaniemi Electric Kanteles from Finland, Anttu Koistinen and Olga Shishkina. Dancing Moomens from Tampere, Finland.