The Folk Music Centre

Folk Music Academy Course on Icelandic folk music for students at universities, open for public attendance. Course organised by The Folk Music Centre in

Folk Music Academy 2012

Folk Music Academy

Course on Icelandic folk music for students at universities, open for public attendance.
 
Course organised by The Folk Music Centre in Siglufjord, University of Iceland and The Árni Magnússon Institute in Iceland.
 
 
Wednesday  4th of July
  • 16.00 – 17.00  Reception at the Folk Music Centre in Siglufjord. Folk music collector Bjarni Thorsteinsson  and  his  work introduced. Gunnsteinn Ólafsson
  • 20.00 – 23.00  Concerts at the Folkmusic festival
 Thursday 5th of July
  • 11.00 – 12.00  Instruments in Iceland. Chris Foster and Rósa Thorsteinsdóttir.
  • 13.00 – 14.00  On Swedish troubadours. Maria Misgeld
  • 14.00 – 16.00  Rímur melodies. Bára Grímsdóttir.
  • 20.00 – 24.00  Concerts at the Folk Music Festival
  • 09.00 – 11.00  Oral tradition in Iceland. Rósa Þorsteinsdóttir
Friday 6th of July
  • 09.00 – 10.00  Nursery rhymes and lullabies: Rósa Þorsteinsdóttir
  • 10.00 – 11.30  Two part organum (Tvísöngur). Bára Grímsdóttir and Chris Foster
  • 11.30 – 12.00  On chanting rímur. Ragnheiður Ólafsdóttir
  • 13.00 – 14.00   The music of Sami people in Scandinavia. Sami folk-duo 
  • 14.00 – 15.30  Vikivaki dances. Kolfinna Sigurvinsdóttir and Rósa Þorsteinsdóttir
  • 15.30 – 16.00  Synopsis. Rósa Þorsteinsdóttir
  • 20.00 – 24.00  Concerts at the Folk Music Festival
Saturday 7th of July
  • 10.00 – 12.00 Bulgarian dances. Veska Jónsdóttir
  • 14.00 – 24.00 Concerts at the Folk Music Festival 
Sunday 8th of July
  • 14.00 – 16.00 Concert at the Folk Music Festival

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