TITLE: Spaelimenninir: Music and Stories from Scandinavia
EVENT DATE: 10/23/2003
RUNNING TIME: 64 minutes
From Viking history to Lapland landscape a dynamic presentation of Nordic music and culture. Explore the oral traditions and the collections of indigenous cultural expressions. Based in the Faeroe Islands between Iceland and Norway, Spaelimenninir ("the folk musicians") -- a native Faeroese, a Swede, two Americans, and two Danes -- will perform traditional and contemporary folk music and song from Scandinavia.
Speaker Biography: n/a
SERIES: Library Live