Entries by Kaisa Kokkonen

The musical rebirth of Gaelle Boudier – Singer and vocal coach in Austin, Texas.

MEET AUSTIN-BASED GAELLE FROM FRANCE! We had the pleasure of interviewing Gaelle Boudier, an Austin, TX based singer and vocal coach. Singing, Coaching, and Teaching, are three words which accurately reflect her world. Her strong connection with music led her to study several instruments and graduate from the French Conservatory of Music. Gaelle became a […]

Philadelphia – Nov 22 2020

SUN, NOV 22 AT 12 PM EST Eurocircle Hikes the Wissahickon Valley Green Inn · Philadelphia, PA It’s getting cold outside, but I’m hoping for a couple of more outdoor, socially distanced events before we go into lockdown again. This time my co-hostess in Lia Alaniya, and we are meeting up at noon on Sunday directly in […]

Houston – Nov 26 2020

Friendsgiving potluck Thursday, November 26, 2020 at 3 PM   Potluck with social distancing and masks. November is still amenable for picnics. Please join us on Thursday (November 26) for a Friendsgiving picnic We will meet at the park across from Menil Drawing Institute on West Main and Loretto. ( 1412 W Main St Houston, TX […]

Philadelphia Nov 09 2020

Philadelphia Freedom- A Socially Distant, Masked, BYOB Sunset Hosted by Sherry Mila and EUROCIRCLE Philadelphia (Europeans in Philadelphia) Monday, November 9, 2020 at 4 PM – 7 PM EST Happy Hour! The sun is setting at 4:50 pm, and Monday is the last warm weathered day! Sorry for the short notice, but Philly people have […]

My First Six Months Living in Helsinki by Audrey @ LaxHel

It is such a pleasure to introduce to Audrey who moved to Helsinki in 2019. LAXHEL is a blog about her journey moving to Finland, the fascinating differences between living in LA and Helsinki, and life living abroad… and featuring her French bulldog, Rambo.   Audrey has over a decade of experience with doing marketing for […]

Denver – Oct 03 2020

EUROCIRCLE DENVER SOCIAL DISTANCING PICNIC Friends, we are meeting up in Wash Park this Saturday afternoon for a Social Distancing Picnic ❤🍀 People should wear a mask when less than 6 feet apart. There won’t be any policing of rules so everyone who is uncomfortable or unsure should not attend. Friends, we are meeting up […]

Demir Demirkan “Brings It On” with his music – Part 2

We had the pleasure to chat with Demir Demirkan, a 25+ year veteran Turkish singer-songwriter/guitarist. Beginning at age 19, Demir Demirkan has produced and released close to 50 solo and collaborative albums and singles ranging from blues, rock, metal to film and TV series soundtracks composed for symphony orchestras, choirs and Anatolian instruments. His life […]

Philadelphia – Sep 17 2020

SUNSET PICNIC Although we are still not planning formal indoor events in Philly, we are doing the best we can to stay connected. Join us Thursday for a masked, outdoor BYOB picnic on our organizer Sherry’s lawn. We will drink Prosecco and watch the sunset together. Group size limited to 25 so please DM Sherry […]

Chicago – Sep 23 2020

Please join us for responsible networking + mingling at the closest to being in Italy in Chicago! Mozzarella Store, Pizza + Cafe is a delicious addition to Chicago- owned and operated by Italian chefs and foodies from Naples, Mozzarella Store offers authentic Italian food and cocktails, as well as in house mozzarella + salami for […]

Turkish singer-songwriter/guitarist Demir Demirkan’s new life in Austin, Texas Part 1

We had the pleasure to chat with Demir Demirkan, a 25+ year veteran Turkish singer-songwriter/guitarist. Beginning at age 19, Demir Demirkan has produced and released close to 50 solo and collaborative albums and singles ranging from blues, rock, metal to film and TV series soundtracks composed for symphony orchestras, choirs and Anatolian instruments. His life […]