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Scandinavian Jam

August 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

It is music at the Museum – wake up your ears, exercise your fingers and play along with us! Musicians and instructors Mary Allsopp and Paul Tyler co-host a Scandinavian Jam at the Swedish American Museum the second Sunday of every month. Join us for an afternoon of traditional roots music starting with instruction from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. New tunes are taught in the call and response “aural” tradition. The afternoon continues with a brief snack, and the jam session kicks off at 2 p.m. Build a repertoire with the unique tones and unusual rhythms of Scandinavia. Recording devices are encouraged. Bring your instruments, request your favorites, share a tune and play along on what you can, sit back and listen when you want a break. We are a group of musicians who enjoy spending time together, and would enjoy having you sit in with us! Contact Scandi.Fiddler@yahoo.com or PTyler@ameritech.net with any questions.

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Venue

Swedish American Museum
5211 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640 United States
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