SCANDINAVIAN SOUNDAROUND WITH VICKI SWAN & JONNY DYER - 11AM & 2PM
Saturday May 07 2016
11am / 2pm
LINBURY ROOM, DULWICH PICTURE GALLERY
£12, UNDER 18S £8
To coincide with the Nikolai Hastrup exhibition at the Dulwich Picture Gallery, learn some Scandinavian tunes from well known folk artists Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer. Get to grips with the polska rhythm, learn a långdans and even get your fingers around a Schottis. Suitable for any instrument on which a scale may be played. Ability to read music not required. Vicki & Jonny are both authors for Schott Music Publishing with their Scandinavian Tune Books. Vicki is half Swedish, a Swedish speaker and graduated from the Royal College of Music on double bass, she is a full time folk musician specialising in nyckelharpa and Swedish bagpipes. Vicki was awarded the prestigious Brons Zornmärke in 2015. Jonny performs on accordion, guitar, bouzouki and holds the Diplom from the Riksspelman jury for the playing of the Swedish cow horn!
JOGLARESA: NUNS & ROSES
Wednesday May 11 2016
CHRIST'S CHAPEL DULWICH
TICKETS £20, FRIENDS & CONCESSIONS £18, UNDER 18S £6
Thoroughly enjoyable minstrelsy from the Middle Ages to the 17th century with voices, medieval fidel, harp, bagpipes, and percussion. Joglaresa perform dance tunes, lullabies and ballads, songs of nuns, songs of roses, songs of villains, songs of heroes.
Ticket includes refreshment after the event. You may wish to bring a cushion for your seating comfort.