"Vaskilintu is a fast rising musician who bases much of her music on traditional, folk and ritual themes. She has a deeply stirring voice that touches the soul and has amazing range in her vocals. Vaskilintu also creates unique sounds from around the world vocally and with traditional instruments from her travels. She is well-studied and experienced in space holding, ceremony facilitation and voice."
- Leigh Ewin
Vaskilintu means "the brass copper bird" in Finnish. Magdalena Sofia is a vocalist inspired by the trance inducing aspects of music, and the power of sound that affects the landscapes of the human psyche.
Her love of voice has led her on an extraordinary life-long journey in search for ways to use the arts as a bridge between people.
Magdalena is inspired by the power of music and voice embodiment techniques. She holds 10-years of experience in ceremonial music and space holding. She creates medicine music with Finnish language, poems and spells.
Magdalena holds space for creative transformational experiences, that journey through the physical, spiritual and emotional realms of being. She offers retreats, courses, sharing circles and vocal workshops in Finland and internationally.
Working with Biohacker´s Summit and Retreats, Leigh Ewin Cold Exposure Finland retreats, Ecstatic Dance Helsinki, Vuodenkierto project funded by Cultural and Educational Ministry of Finland, Kirjoittajan ääni- retreats with Runoian in Saimaa. She is also known from the duo LOVI Ritual with multi-instrumentalist and throat-singer Mikko Heikinpoika.
Right now Magdalena is working on her solo-debut music to be released 2024.
"Magdalena "Vaskilintu," is a gifted vocalist, ceremonial musician and facilitator. The name "Vaskilintu," meaning "the brass copper bird" in Finnish, perfectly encapsulates her unique artistry. Driven by a deep reverence for the therapeutic potential of ceremonial music, Vaskilintu finds inspiration in the intricate interplay between music and healing. Her evocative melodies possess a profound ability to traverse the emotional landscapes of the human psyche, transcending cultural boundaries. As a performer, Vaskilintu bridges the gap between ancient mythology and contemporary expression. Her vocal renditions carry echoes of times long past, invoking the primal and archaic roots of human experience. Magdalena facilitates transformational experiences, that journey through the physical, spiritual and emotional realms of being. She offers retreats, courses, sharing circles and vocal workshops in Finland and internationally."
- Biohacker´s Summit