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A strong voice, literally and figuratively: the musician,
Elle Márjá Eira is one of the most important representatives of the Sámi culture.
culture of the Sámi, who have inhabited the region around the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years.
As a reindeer herder in the district of Lákkonjárga, barely 250 kilometers south of the North Cape
she is closely connected with the traditions of her homeland, the hardships of life in nature
in nature, its power and intensity. Impressions from this ethereal as well as picturesque-wild world
and picturesque-wild world will be brought to the Mozart Saal of the Alte Oper on November 10, 2021 from 8:00 p.m.
Mozart Hall of the Alte Oper. In her own songs as well as in film sequences, she will take the
audience into her arctic world. Her musical medium is the Joik, a traditional,
partly improvised song, which is deeply rooted in shamanism and whose hypnotic effect is
its hypnotic effect regardless of any language barrier. She is supported
by her fellow musicians Morten Hyld Pettersen (guitar and vocals) and Dermot Sheedy (percussion).