Sato is a ten-minute long duo for decacorde (a ten-stringed guitar) and concert kantele. This piece explores the possibilities of combining micro intervals produced by the harmonic overtone series of two plucked instruments.
for decacorde and concert kantele
“[Sato was] a refined tone color study with delicious jazz harmonies that caressed listener’s ears in the characteristic Virtaperko style.”
– Mats Liljeroos, Hufvudstadsbladet 31 July 2012