Tagged: folk music

Music at Scandinavia House January 2010

APAP 2010 – Northern Realms Music Showcase Monday, January 11, 2010 First set: 2-5 pm         Second set: 7-11 pm FREE reservations are required: 607-435-2045 info@OnQueueArtists.com Some of the most exciting and talented folk music...

Valkyrien Allstars heads out on Japanese tour

December sees Norwegian folk music’s commercial flagship heading out on a Japanese tour. Having conquered the domestic market over the last two years, vital folk trio Valkyrien Allstars continue their ongoing international campaign with...

Honorary Prize to Sami artist Mari Boine

The Arts Council of Norway’s honorary prize for 2009 has been awarded to Sami musical artist Mari Boine for her contributions to Norwegian cultural life. The Prize is worth NOK 500,000. “Boine is one...

Valkyrien Allstars releases new album

It is often said that music is a live activity that should be seen performed and not only listened to. The truth of this assertion is very much proven when attending a concert by...

2009 Hardanger Fiddle Music and Dance Workshop

Norwegian National Treasure Hauk Buen joining Kenneth de Gala and Olav Sem at HFAA Workshops on July 16 – 19 at the Folklore Village, Dodgeville, WI. The HFAA will bring back hardingfele master Hauk Buen...