Category Archives: folkmusic news

May-singing in Blekinge 2012

So many weeks for preparing – practicing with the choir, researching in the archives, talking to the press and putting flyers in mailboxes – and now it is finally achieved! We managed to blow some new life into the almost … Continue reading

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Vormsi perestrojka in Stockholm

Last Thursday Kristin and I had the fantastic opportunity to watch the performance Vormsi Perestroika at Stallet in Stockholm. Sofia Joons and Kristiina Ehin were invited by the Estonian association in Stockholm, so the performance was in Estonian. And even … Continue reading

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The folk- & World music gala 2012

Some of us in the Basic team (Kristin, Gustav, Carro, Rasmus and I) got the chance to visit some parts of the Folk- & World music gala. This year it was held in Malmö in Folkets Park. The peak of … Continue reading

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Julkonsert med musik från Blekinge

Konserten Blekingsk jul hölls den fjärde advent för andra året i rad. Folk Practice Trio; Kristin Borgehed (sång, kontrabas) Astrid Selling Sjöberg (fioler, sång, harpa) och Ingrid Björngreen-Nilsson (sång, trumma, harpa) för musiken den här gången. Repertoaren bestod i huvudsak … Continue reading

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The Linköping Festival

Last weekend we were four from the Baltic Sea Inter Cult Project that visited the Linköping Folkmusic Festival – Kristin, Rasmus, Emmie and I. Kristin and I were there to perform with our quartet – Bessman – and we inspired … Continue reading

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Nu börjar det!

Inte för att vi vill göra reklam för en viss butik, men det här är i alla fall ransonen för 15 energikrävande deltagare på vårt första läger. Vi ses om en stund! /Astrid, Agnes & Sissela

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Half a million crowns to a folkmusic youth project!

Well, it is not to our project, but to a similar one that has been going on for some years in Hälsingland. The Swedish television has a version of the American tv choir competition Clash of the choirs, originally an … Continue reading

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