March 16 ~ 18, 2018
Featuring the music and dance of Föllinge and other areas of Jämtland, and/or neighboring areas.
With special guests from Sweden: Beret Bertilsdotter and Per Olof Peterson (dance) and fiddlers Mats and Ulf Andersson.
Our 2017 Spring Norwegian Weekend was filled with the lovely music and dance of Hallingdal, Norway. Thanks to our guests Sigrunn Bæra Svenkerud and Geir Helge Espeset (dance) from Hallingdal; Hardanger fiddler Arne Anderdal from Voss; Vidar Skrede from Haugesund (and Chicago) on regular (flat) fiddle; and with American Hardanger fiddler Karin Code, who shared the region’s traditions with us!
Spring Scandinavian Weekend is funded in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board, with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Folklore Village Weekend Festivals are supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit www.arts.gov.