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Tradition Days – Nordic Discovery
October 28, 2017, 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us on October 28th as we celebrate music, song and dance of Nordic traditions with a fiddle masterclass, a play a-long with Band of Fools and a special interactive sneak peak of our upcoming Christmas Revels Show Nordic Lights !
4:00 PM – Scandinavian Dance Music Fiddle Workshop with Peter Michaelson, nationally recognized Master of the Norwegian hardingfele (hardanger fiddle) and Bronze Medal winner in the Zornmärket Swedish National Competition for folk musicians.
Open to melody players, with a focus on fiddle. Come to play, or come to listen and learn traditional dance tunes!
5:30 PM – “Band of Fools”
Grab an instrument and join us for Band of Fools!
Betsy Branch, Revels Associate Music Director and house fiddler, will lead a group in the learning and playing of some fun and approachable tunes. All instruments are welcome, and all skill levels. All tunes will be taught by ear. For this date, we will focus on a few lovely Nordic tunes to celebrate our upcoming show.
7:00 PM “Nordic Discovery Show- Revels Sneak Peak”
Get a sneak peak of our Christmas Revels Show Nordic Lights including beautiful Nordic song with members of the Revels Chorus, Scandinavian dance with Kim Majors, traditional music with Peter Michaelson, life size puppets-in-progress and a time honored Revels tradition- sing along Revels style!