International Folk Music Course on Laxön
måndag 19 - fredag 23 augusti 2019
Welcome to our tenth international folk music course on Laxön, Älvkarleby, Sweden
August 19 - 23, 2019. The Byss-Calle stämma happens Sunday the 18th.
Beginner or advanced - we have lots to share of all kinds: playing technique, rhythm, ”grammar” of folk music, tunes, dancing, teachers concert and much more.
Professional standard of the teaching, joyful and friendly, with three Riksspelmän (Swedish National Fiddlers) and three assistant teachers + Marianne, our Queen of the kitchen.
Fiddle and nyckelharpa sets to rent.
We play, eat and sleep in a big house in a picturesque island inbetween of the waterfalls in Dalälven. The lessons for the biggest group and evenings, we spend in the grand Mess, prefabricated in Tobo in the year 1889. Mornings, before breakfast, some of us take a walk to watch the hopping salmons.
You are welcome to bring spouses and friends, who do not take part in the course, to stay for the same fee as for yourself.
The course ends with lunch Friday the 23rd. Then we take a rest before we go to Sand, a beach at Dalälven for to celebrate our 10th anniversary with the rowing of a Church boat, similar to the vikings boats, and a beach party at Dalälven.
Arr: Leif Alpsjö
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