Today’s the birthday of Johanna Hytti, with her former second name Virtanen longtime member of Värttinä from 2001 to 2012. The administration team of the FAN Club site is well remembering, and will keep you in mind for ever. We wish you a very nice birthday celebration – and all the best, ever health, joy,… Continue reading Happy birthday, Johanna !
To all Värttinä fans all over the world: We will inform you that former Värttinä singer Johanna is now married to Antti Hytti. We wish them both all the best and a long lasting happy partnership! Johanna's now acting and building her future musical career as Johanna Hytti. Please note this with appreciation and goodwill.
Here you get a video from WOMEX, old song "Lemmennosto" live: And here more photos from Award Show by Yannis Psathas: Whole gallery here: http://womex.littleplanet.gr/#/album/6425fk
The most significant prize of the world music was divided on Sunday for the very first time to a Nordic band, Finnish Värttinä. Band is proud of its Womex Artist Award prize. On scale 1 –5 of the achievements of the band WOMEX prize is "definitely three" said Mari Kaasinen, founder member of the group. Important milestones have been… Continue reading Värttinä celebrate WOMEX Artist Awards in Greece
Värttinä will play concert this Sunday during WOMEX exhibition in Thessaloniki, Greece and this will be the last gig for singer Johanna Hytti (Virtanen). According to the Finnish Anna magazine, Hytti informed that the majority of the band members decided to remove her from the Värttinä. She notified about it, late Summer this year, on… Continue reading Johanna Hytti (Virtanen) was discharged from the band