A singer, songwriter, guitarist, kantele player and poet, Diane Jarvi has been a performer of folk and world music in addition to her own compositions for thirty years. Diane Jarvi’s seven solo recordings and five books of poetry under Diane Jarvenpa include explorations of her ethnic heritage. Her newest CD, This Ordinary Day, is a return to her Americana roots, but also includes a song with lyrics inspired by the great Finnish immigrant writer Helmi Mattson. She has received a McKnight-MacPhail fellowship grant, grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board, Finlandia Foundation and Suomi Seura. She is a teaching artist with the Alzheimer’s Poetry Project. wwwdianejarvi.com
Refreshments and reconnecting with friends will follow the program! Donations welcome!
PLEASE note this is an in person event!
DATE: May 20th, 2022
TIME: 7-9pm CST
PLACE: Danish American Center, 3030 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55406