International course in Swedish folk music,
August 25th to 28th, 2020 (Tuesday—Friday)
Group and individual lessons • Sessions • Folk dance instruction • Workshops • Teacher’s concert • Steam boat cruise
Beginner’s class, fiddle and modern nyckelharpa
Intermediate class, fiddle and modern nyckelharpa
Old nyckelharpa class, kontrabasharpa
Old nyckelharpa class, silverbasharpa
Local music: Sörmland, fiddle and modern nyckelharpa
The preliminary course location is Hagaberg folk high school, a beautiful oasis in the city of Södertälje, just South of Stockholm.
Södertälje is a good basis for exploring the Sörmland region and has excellent access to public transportation (45 min. with commuter train to Stockholm City).
The Södertälje folk music festival takes place Friday to Saturday, just after the course, in the picturesque out-door museum Torekällberget.
Detaild information will be published online in Autumn 2019.