Music Folk Art Courses
2023-06-15 – Vesterheim Presents: Lawn Chair Night with lynx lynx
Schedule: Thursday, June 15, 2023 (5:30-6:30 PM) Location: Downtown Decorah, IA on Washington St. outside of Impact Coffee Grab your lawn chair and your own snacks and refreshments and join us for an evening of traditional Scandinavian folk tunes!...
2023-07-31 – Kulokk: Norwegian Cow Herding Calls
Schedule: Monday, July 31, 2023 (9:00 am-Noon, 1:00-5:00 pm) Instructor: Peggy Larson Location: This is an in-person class held at Vesterheim Folk Art School. The tradition of kulokk is a fascinating, unique, and beautiful musical tradition from Norway. Beginning in...
2023-08-12 – FamilieTid: Stories and Songs
Schedule: Saturday, August 12 (1:00-2:00 pm CT) Instructor: Ross Sutter Location: This is an online class hosted on Zoom. All of Ross Sutter’s grandparents came from Sweden except for his mother’s mother, Esther Eastman, who was born in Minnesota and...
2023-08-27 – Learning Nordic Fiddle Tunes by Ear
Schedule: Sunday, August 27, 2023 (9:00 am-Noon, 1:00-5:00 pm) Instructor: Tyler Hendrickson Location: This is an in-person class held at Vesterheim Folk Art School. Gain valuable insight into Norwegian fiddling with instructor Tyler Hendrickson. We'll focus on well-known tunes...