Tuomas Rounakari is a violinist, composer and an MA ethnomusicologist specialised in ritualistic music of Finno-Ugric and Arctic peoples. He is a shamanviolinist. He plays in trance melodies of Siberian shamanic songs on violin, playing the rhythm of the shaman drums with ankle bells. In the live performance of Shamanviolin, the songs are coupled with old story telling.
Childhood Experience of Playing Music in Trance.
Tuomas Rounakari – The Pulse and Power of Free Meter in Music