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Time: July 1st - July 5th 2015 The main topics of the Folk Music Academy in Siglufjord will be the different types of Icelandic folk music, including

Folk Music Academy 2015

Time: July 1st - July 5th 2015

The main topics of the Folk Music Academy in Siglufjord will be the different types of Icelandic folk music, including ordinary folk songs, rímur songs, tvísöngur (two part organum) and folk dances. The course also includes lectures on folk music from other countries, given by artists visiting the Folk Music Festival in Siglufjord which will take place at the same time. Lectures will be given in English if required.

 Wednesday July 1st

16.00-17.00 Reception at the Folk Music Center in Siglufjord. Folk Music Collector Bjarni Þorsteinsson and his work introduced. Gunnsteinn Ólafsson 

20.00-23.00 Concerts

Thursday July 2nd

09.00-11.00 Rímur songs. Gudrun Ingimundardottir, Iceland

11.00-12.00 Icelandic Folk Dances. Kolfinna Sigurvinsdóttir , Iceland

13.00-14.00 Stawechurch concert in Siglufjord Church

14.00-15.00 Estonian song tradition, runo-song. Kristiina Ehin, Estonia

15.00-16.00 Icelandic folk songs. Gunnsteinn Olafsson, Iceland

20.00-24.00 Concerts

Friday July 3rd

10.00-11.00 Tvísöngur (Two part Organum). Örn Magnússon, Iceland  

11.00-12.00 St. Olav from Norway and his music. Elisabeth Holmertz, Norway

13.00-14.00 Scottish folk music. Jamie Laval, USA

14.00-15.00 Scandinavian folk music and dances from the 18th century. Paul Høxbro, Denmark 

15.00-16.00 Langspil and Icelandic fidla. Hildur Heimisdottir, Iceland   

20.00-24.00   Concerts

 

Saturday July 4th

10.00-11.00 Workshop. Scottish Folk Dances. Jamie Laval, USA

11.00-12.00 Scandinavian Folk Dances. Paul Höxbro Denmark and Öyonn Groven Myhren Norway

14.00-24.00  Concerts

 

Sunday July 5th

14.00-16.00 Concert

 

 

Auglřsingar

Raddir ═slands
Folk Music Festival
SÝldarminjasafni­
HÚ­insfj÷r­ur

Mynd augnabliksins

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Framsetning efnis

moya - Útgáfa 1.13 2009 - Stefna ehf