"Buot eallá" means "everything is alive", referring to the ancient Sámi belief that nature has a soul










Photo: Ørjan Marakatt Bertelsen







Kajsa Balto - Vocals
Ragnhild Tronsmo Haugland - Cello
Aleksander Sjølie - Guitar
Karoline Bjørhei - Drums



Photo: Ørjan Marakatt Bertelsen


Doahttal luonddu ja buot eallevaččaid gaskasaš oktavuođaid Respect nature and the connections between everything that lives


Danne, jeara lobi meahcis ávkkástallat Therefore, ask for permission to use nature's resources



UPCOMING CONCERTS


OSLOVEmeannu

16 May // Salt, Oslo


Festspillene i Bergen

29 May // Grieghallen


Førdefestivalen

07 July // Florø Kulturhus

08 July // Festival opening concert, Idrettshallen Førdehuset

08 July // Larris Scene, Førde


Riddu Riđđu 

15 July // Kåfjord


Varangerfestivalen

13 August // Kooperativet kulturscene, Vadsø






Vástádus eana The answer is land

Premiere June 19th 2021 at the Artctic Arts festival in Harstad, Norway.

Performers (on stage): KAJSA BALTO, JULIE MOVIKEN, OLGA-LISE HOLMEN, SARA MARIELLE GAUP BEASKA, EMILIE MARIE KARLSEN, NORA SVENNING, GRETE DALING

ELLE SOFE SARA artistic director/ choreographer FRODE FJELLHEIM composer ALEXANDRA WINGATE co-choreographer RAMONA SALO costumes ELIN MELBERG set design ØYSTEIN HEITMANN light design THOMAS SCHAUPP dramaturge HÅKON PETTERSEN sound MAIKEN GARDER + MAGNUS NORBERG producers ÁNNE KÁTJÁ GAUP social media

https://ellesofe.com

https://www.facebook.com/theanswerisland

Den samiske halvtimen

Premiere at the Artctic Arts festival 2021 in Harstad, Norway.

RAMONA SALO artistic director KATARINA SKÅR LISA coreographer and co-produser SIMEN KORSMO ROBERTSEN composer ZOFIA JAKUBIEC dancer KAJSA BALTO vocals

https://www.instagram.com/densamiskehalvtimen




Muitte boahttevaš buolvvaid

Think about future generations


MIN MÁTTUID RÁVVAGAT

OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO


Juogat luonddu láhjiid

Share the gifts of nature








DISCOGRAPHY

KAJSA BALTO / BUOT EALLÀ

Release date 8 May 2020

Kajsa Balto - vocals
Ragnhild Tronsmo Haugland - cello
Karoline Bjørhei - drums, percussion
David Aleksander Sjølie - guitar

Produced by Jakop Janssønn

Label: DAT. Cover design: Inga-Wiktoria Påve

Generously supported by Norgga Sámediggi (Sámi parliament of Norway) Fond for lyd og bilde (The Audio and Visual Fund), FFUK (Fund for performing artists)

KAJSA BALTO / SÁMI SOHKA

Release date 25 September 2017

Kajsa Balto - vocals, piano
Ragnhild Tronsmo Haugland - cello
Karoline Bjørhei - percussion
Gaute Andersen - guitar

Produced by Ragnhild Tronsmo Haugland, Ombra Sounds

Label: Opera Omnia Records Cover design: Inga-Wiktoria Påve

Generously supported by Norgga Sámediggi (Sámi parliament of Norway)


CONTACT


Kajsa Balto is based in Oslo, Norway



 




*album cover art by Inga Wiktoria Påve*