Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Centeri [Sarasota]

Event info
Date: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Time: 12:00 am
Location: Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Centeri
Address: 525 Kumquat Court Sarasota

· March 31
· 7pm

· $15 Advance / $20 Day Of Show

· Chef Richard@The Kumquat Kitchen

· Doors Open at 6pm

· Fogartyville
525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota, FL

The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc is a fiddle trio from Norway, Sweden and the Shetland Islands who swiftly gained a reputation for their gripping and unique blend of fiddle music since their inception in early 2009.

Comprising Olav Luksengård Mjelva (Norway), Anders Hall (Sweden) and Kevin Henderson (Shetland Islands), each regarded as leading exponents of their respective traditions, they have found themselves in great demand throughout the world performing together as ‘The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc’.

With a firm focus on the rich traditional fiddle music from where they each belong, they have developed a sound that has been described as “unique”, “meaningful”,”intense” and “invigorating”.  Their clever use of harmony, rhythm, riffs and bass lines creates a sound that leaves the listener enthralled but at the same time dumbfounded that the sound only comes from three fiddles.

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