Arts Midwest Folkefest and the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center present a concert by nyckelharpa master, Emilia Amper and her band. Emilia Amper is one of Sweden’s most sought after folk musicians, Swedish and American Grammy nominee, Norwegian Grammy winner, Artist of the Year at the Swedish Folk & World Music Awards, World champion on the nyckelharpa, awarded National fiddler of the realm and winner of the Nordic Composer’s award the NPU Prize. In her music, a deep knowledge and love for traditions meet an endless, open-minded exploration of the nyckelharpa’s possibilities. With her charisma, virtuosity and energy she moves with ease across stylistic boundaries and touches people in both small and big venues across the world.
Saturday, September 29 at 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Forest Roberts Theatre
Forest Roberts Theatre, 1401 Presque Isle Ave, Marquette, MI 49855