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Welcome to Folkmusikhuset,
THE place for folk music and dancing in Stockholm

A fantastic dance floor for your feet and great folk music for your ears. This is the place to come if you want to dance gammaldans or polska. Don't worry if you can't dance yet, we'll teach you, and it's all free!

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You can even bring along your instrument and learn some new tunes. Or just come along to listen and buy a cup of coffee and some cake in our café. The whole building is a non-smoking area.

The free entry on Sunday evenings is possible only because of all the volunteers who help to run the dancing, the playing and the café. More help is always needed, in particular to help in the café groups. For the Friday dances we hire some of the best folk music groups around and so we have to charge an entrance fee.

All this takes place at Skeppsholmens Folkhögskola (known coloquially as "Sheppis"), Slupskjulsvägen 12, 111 49 STOCKHOLM

Friday December 13.
Friday café
20 Lucia
-24 Dance until midnight

Sunday December 15.
Café group no. 4
16.30 Låtstuga for Nyckelharpa (beginners)
16.45 ”Friarlekar” Folk dancing for children with Kerstin W
17 Learn a tune special: For Mandolin players
18 Dance instruction: Frammes (Gammalpolska) with Elisabeth & Bosse
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument: Johan Nordling
19 Dance instruction: Gammelpolska from Föllinge with Elisabeth & Bosse
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga) with Stefan & Cecilia
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

<<< Future weeks

Friday December 20.
19 Swedish Christmas songs with Monica Söderberg

Sunday December 22.
Café group no. 5
16.30 Låtstuga for Nyckelharpa (beginners)
18 Dance instruction: Polka med stöt with Ulrika & Steinar
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument: Eva Elmstedt Frisk, Västmanlandslåtar
19 Dance instruction: Parhalling with Ulrika & Steinar
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga): Theme: Favourite Christmas songs with Stefan & Cecilia
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Thursday December 26. - Boxing day
Café group no. 6+7
Boxing day ball for members and their families
18 Christmas children's dances for everybody
19 Christmas porridge
20 Dancing: Quadrille
21 Dance to various groups of folk musicians
22 "Singalong" (Visstuga): Theme Staffan with Nina

Sunday December 29.
Café group no. 8
16.30 Låtstuga for Nyckelharpa (beginners)
18 Dance instruction: Waltz with Erika, Peter A plays
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument: P-O Steneryd, Upplandslåtar
19 Dance instruction: Orsapolska with Ann & Peter
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga): Theme: Favourite songs with Stefan & Cecilia
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday January 5. Closed
Monday January 6. 2020
Café group no. 1
16.30 Tango training (Finnish/European)
16.30 Låtstuga for Nyckelharpa (beginners)
18 Dance instruction: Schottis with Eva S & Magnus
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Bingsjöpolska with Eva S & Magnus
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 Come and sing together with us in our "Visstuga med balladdans" with Gunnar Turesson
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday January 12.
Café group no. 2
16.30 Låtstuga for Nyckelharpa (beginners)
16.45 Dance House for children
17 Balfolk dance with Rolf & Hester
18 Dance instruction: Hambo with Anna-Clara & Birgitta
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Rättvikspolska with Anna-Clara & Birgitta
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga) with Linnea Wallander
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday January 19.
Café group no. 3
16.30 Låtstuga for Nyckelharpa (beginners)
16.45 ”Friarlekar” Folk dancing for children with Kerstin W
17 Learn a tune special: For Mandolin players
18 Dance instruction: Menuett with Eva S
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Slängpolska på fläck with Eva E & Bruno
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga): Theme children with Stefan & Cecilia
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday January 26.
Café group no. 4
16.30 Balfolk-Ceilidh with Småfranska
16.30 Låtstuga for Nyckelharpa (beginners)
18 Balfolk music session: French, English etc folk music
18 Dance instruction: Tango with Björn (Finnish/European)
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Bondpolska with Ellge & Karin
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga): Theme Favorites
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Preliminary program
Sunday February 2.
Café group no. 5
16.30 Tango training (Finnish/European)
18 Dance instruction: Hambo with Anders & Kari
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Jössehäradspolska med Anders & Kari
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 Come and sing together with us in our "Visstuga med balladdans" with Karen & Gunnar
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday February 9.
Café group no. 6
16.45 Dance House for children
17 Balfolk dance: Branle-variations with Rolf & Hester
18 Dance instruction: French Mazurka with Rolf & Hester
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Sörmländsk slängpolska with Eva S
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga)
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday February 16.
Café group no. 7
16.45 ”Friarlekar” Folk dancing for children with Kerstin W
17 Learn a tune special: For Mandolin players
18 Dance instruction: Snoa with Anna-Clara & Birgitta
18 THEME Learn a tune, bring your instrument: Bodapolska with Gamla Enskede Spelmän (GES)
19 THEME Dance instruction: Bodapolska with Anna-Clara & Birgitta & GES
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga): Theme Delsbostintan with Robert Qvist
20 THEME Dance with Gamla Enskede Spelmän and låtstugan
20.30 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday February 23.
Café group no. 8
16.30 Balfolk-Ceilidh with Småfranska
18 Balfolk music session: French, English etc folk music
18 Dance instruction: Tango with Björn (Finnish/European)
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Hambopolska from Föllinge with Elisabeth & Birgit
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga)
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday March 1.
Café group no. 1
16.30 Tango training (Finnish/European)
18 Dance instruction: Waltz with Ulrika & Barbro
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Finnskogspols with Ulrika & Barbro
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 Come and sing together with us in our "Visstuga med balladdans" with Gunnar Turesson
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday March 8.
Café group no. 2
16.45 Dance House for children
17 Balfolk dance: Congo de Captieux with Rolf & Hester
18 Dance instruction: Schottis with Eva S & Erika
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Rättvikspolska with Anna-Clara & Birgitta
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga): Theme Songs about women with Linnea Wallander
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday March 15.
Café group no. 3
16.45 ”Friarlekar” Folk dancing for children with Kerstin W
17 Learn a tune special: For Mandolin players
18 Dance instruction: Menuett with Eva S
18 THEME Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 THEME Dance instruction: Gammal slängpolska på fläck with Eva E & Bruno
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga)
20 THEME Låtstugan will play for dancing
20.30 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday March 22.
Café group no. 4
16.30 -
18 Dance instruction: Five time waltz with Rolf & Hester
18 THEME Learn a tune, bring your instrument: Bodapolska with Gamla Enskede Spelmän (GES)
19 THEME Dance instruction: Bingsjöpolska m enben with Eva S & Magnus
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga) with Ingrid Nyman
20 THEME Dance with Gamla Enskede Spelmän and låtstugan
20.30 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday March 29.
Café group no. 5
16.30 Balfolk-Ceilidh with Småfranska
18 Balfolk music session: French, English etc folk music
18 Dance instruction: Tango with Björn (Finnish/European)
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Bingsjöpolska m springtur with Eva S & Magnus
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga)
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday April 5.
Café group no. 6
16.30 Tango training (Finnish/European)
18 Dance instruction: Frammes (gammalpolska) with Elisabeth & Bosse
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Gammalpolska from Föllinge with Elisabeth & Bosse
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 Come and sing together with us in our "Visstuga med balladdans"
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians

Sunday April 12. Closed
Monday April 13.
Café group no. 7
16.45 Dance House for children
17 Balfolk dance: Repasseado with Rolf & Hester
18 Dance instruction: Hambo with Rick
18 Learn a tune, bring your instrument
19 Dance instruction: Bingsjöpolska with Rick
19 Dance instruction: Polska for beginners (Polskeakut)
19 "Singalong" (Visstuga)
20 Dance to various groups of folk musicians


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Latest update: December 5th 2019
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