Nordic Folk Council

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Nordic Folk Councilin jäsenet ovat / The members of Nordic Folk Council:

Tanska / Denmark:
– Tempi, tempi.nu, Torben Eik Jacobsen  torben(ät)tempi.nu

Suomi / Finland:
– Suomen Kansanmusiikkiliitto (Finnish Folk Music Association) www.kansanmusiikkiliitto.fi, Päivi Ylönen-Viiri, toiminnanjohtaja(ät)kansanmusiikkiliitto.fi

– Kansanmusiikin ja Kansantanssin Edistämiskeskus  (Central Committee of Folk Music and Dance) www.kansanmusiikkikansantanssi.fi, Sirpa Lahti, toiminnanjohtaja(ät)kansanmusiikkikansantanssi.fi

– Finlands svenska spelmansförbund rf. (The Association of Finnish Swedish Folk Musicians) spelmansforbundet.fi, Åsa Lillhannus, ordforande(ät)spelmansforbundet.fi

Färsaaret / Faroe Islands:nfk
– Færoya Folkatonleikara Falag (The Association of Faroese Folk Musicians), Kristian Blak, kristianb(ät)tutl.com

Islanti / Iceland:
– ÞjóðList (FolkArt) www.thjodlist.is, Guðrún Ingimundardóttir, runa(ät)thjodlist.is

Norja / Norway:
– FolkOrg: Organisasjon for folkemusikk og folkedans (The Norwegian Traditional Music and Dance Association)  www.folkemusikk.no, Linda Dyrnes, linda@folkemusikk.no

Ruotsi / Sweden:
– Riksförbundet för Folkmusik och Dans (The Swedish Folk Music and Dance Association)  www.rfod.se ,  Thuva Härdelin, thuva(ät)rfod.se

-Sveriges Spelmäns Riksförbund (The Association of Swedish Folk Musicians) www.spelmansforbund.org, Patrik Andersson Tidman, patrik(ät)spelmansforbund.se

 

The mission of Nordic Folk Council is to strengthen the traditional music & dance heritage of the Nordic countries by facilitating cooperation of organizations, educational institutions, venues, practitioners and researchers, for the exchange of knowledge and practices and increased enjoyment of traditional folk music & dance between and outside the Nordic countries. Increased performance opportunities promotes the innovating regeneration necessary for artistic creativity and vitality. Furthermore, the network partners recognize that united they stand a better chance of being heard in the world music scene at large.