The Folk Music Centre

Class schedule Thursday 2 July 9 am - 12 pm        Rímur melodies and epic poetry: Bára Grímsdóttir                         - - - 1 pm - 2 pm         

Folk Music Academy 2009

Class schedule


Thursday 2 July

9 am - 12 pm        Rímur melodies and epic poetry: Bára Grímsdóttir
                        - - -
1 pm - 2 pm          The traditional music of Cuba: Tómas R. Einarsson
2 pm - 4 pm          Icelandic folk dances: Kolfinna Sigurvinsdóttir
                        - - -
8 pm - 12 am        Concerts at the Folk Music Festival                                                                                                  Steindor Andersen


Friday 3 July

9 am - 10 am        Collection of Icelandic folk music: Gunnsteinn Ólafsson      
10 am - 11 am      Tvísöngur (two-part songs): Gunnsteinn Ólafsson
11 am - 12  am     Children songs and þulur: Sigríður Pálmadóttir and
                               Ása Ketilsdóttir
                        - - -
1 pm - 2 pm        History of the troubadour: Svavar Knútur Kristinsson
2 pm - 3 pm        Arranging folk songs: Bára Grímsdóttir
3 pm - 4 pm        Antique Icelandic instruments: Bára Grímsdóttir and
                               Chris Foster                                                                                                                                     Learning to dance Icelandic folk dances
                        - - -
8 pm - 12 am      Concerts at the Folk Music Festival                                                                                              


Saturday 4 July                                                                                            

10 am - 12 pm      Bulgarian dances: Veska Andrea Jónsdóttir
1 pm - 4 pm          Students prepare for Harvest Night
                         - - -
8:30 pm -             Harvest Night, students and teachers perform, after which there is a dance for all participants
                               and guests of the festival.

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moya - Útgáfa 1.13 2009 - Stefna ehf