Explore the traditional folk music from Sörmland with the prominent fiddler Caroline Eriksson.
Course open to participants on fiddle and modern nyckelharpa (three or four rows of keys). Contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you want to take part with an other bowed instrument.Intermediate class – as participant you are used to handle and tune your instrument, learn music by ear and you have a relatively wide repertoire.
Caroline Eriksson is a nyckelharpa and fiddle player from Trosa in Sweden. She has a degree in folk music from the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and is working as a music teacher and a musician.
Caroline has a broad repertoire but is specializing in folk music from the provinces of Södermanland, Dalarna and Uppland. Caroline hold the title of riksspelman, or "National Folk Musician" in Sweden. It is a generally recognized badge of mastery for Swedish folk musicians. Caroline is a member of serveral music groups and loves playing for folk dancing.
Tunes from Södermanland, Uppland and Dalarna.
Carolines repertoire and tradition consist mostly of tunes from Uppland, Dalarna and, above all, Södermanland. She will teach some slängpolskor, polskor, waltzes and schottis. Focus on dance and variation, style and the traditional rhythmic approaches from the province of Södermanland.
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