A guidebook for the 11-string kantele in English. The instructions can easily be applied to the 10–15 -string kanteles as well. The first part introduces tuning, different scales and diverse playing techniques with the help of colour images. The songs contain both traditional tunes from Finland and other European countries, and also Finnish contemporary music for kantele. At the end there is a separate part for early-childhood educators. The main goal is to encourage players to use improvisation and variation. Size A4, 56 pages. The Last Gathering -CD comes with this guidebook for free!