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Scandi tune workshop with Olav Mjelva and Anders Hall of SVER

20 September 2019
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Tourterelle

Scandi tune workshop with SVER on 9/20!

By popular demand! Olav Mjelva and Anders Hall, fiddlers in the group SVER have generously agreed to hold a Swedish tune workshop in conjunction with their upcoming concert in New Haven. They’ll teach us tunes from their home countries, Norway and Sweden.

The Barn at Tourterelle Restaurant & Inn in New Haven, VERMONT located on US Route 7 just south of the intersection of VT Route 17, and north of Middlebury.

Ticket price is $30, with a $5 discount if you’re also attending the evening concert.

Reserve a seat at beleaf4u at myfairpoint dot net

Payment in CASH is due at the workshop.

Reserve soon – we expect a strong turnout!

All acoustic instruments are welcome. Familiarity with your instrument is required.

See SVER in action: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Plw6lPb8Ag4#action=share

EVENING CONCERT featuring SVER with Moira Smiley

Friday Sept. 20, 2019 8 – 10 pm.

$25 – ADVANCE TICKETS: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4258097 or purchase at the door.

Here’s an opportunity to witness the amazing musical merger of Moira Smiley & Nordic folk group, SVER. Fill your belly at the FOOD TRUCK, fill your glass at the BAR, and wear your dancing shoes – there’s plenty of room to dance!

SVER plays epic Nordic folk music with relentless energy and seductive spark taking you on a fantastic musical journey guaranteed to excite you. Their eclectic partnership with Smiley takes new and old fiddle-driven tunes from Scandinavia and melds them with Moira’s wild, lonesome, and original songs. Her plaintive, powerful voice weaves between the fiery forces of SVERs fiddles, accordion, guitar and drums. SVER is: Olav Luksengård Mjelva, fiddle and hardanger fiddle; Anders Hall, fiddle and viola; Leif Ingvar Ranøien, diatonic accordion; Adam Johansson, guitar; Jens Linell, drums and percussion.