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Skalmusik: Scandinavian Folkmusic and Dance

Event Type: Legacy Event
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 8/14/2013
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:00 PM
Description:
 Come to the Library and hear Paul Wilson and Mary Abendroth play music and explain the folk arts and culture of their forbears, both as Scandinavians and Scandinavian-Americans. Paul sings and plays the two-row button accordion, fiddle, guitar and pump organ, and Mary sings and plays pump organ and guitar. The two present songs in Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, English, and "Swinglish" and provide translations and historical context for their songs.
Library: Great River Regional Library - Little Falls    Map