Scandinavian American Cultural and Historical Foundation

Scandinavian Festival Schedule

TIME 2017 Main Stage
SATURDAY
10:30-11:20am Opening Ceremonies
11:30-12:00 Redwood Middle School Jazz Band
12:15-12:45pm Swedish Folk Dancers of Los Angeles with Vastkustens Spelmanslag Band
1:00-1:15pm Joan & Oistein to lead Procession from Main Stage to Samuelson Chapel for Nordic Reformation Service
1:15PM-1:45PM Scandia Dancers of Southern California with Scandia Gammeldans Band
1:45PM-2:15PM Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties Scandinavian Dancing with Scandia Gammeldans Band - Dance Lessons and Audience Participation
2:15-2:45PM Maypole Raising Ceremony lead by Ross Sutter. Learn the traditional songs and dances and then dance around the Maypole
2:45PM-3:30PM The Evening Guests -Icelandic Folk Music
4:15PM-5:00PM ABBA FAB - Tribute to the Music of ABBA
SUNDAY
10:00 - 10:45am Joan Paddock, Ross & Stina & Oistein - variety of music including hymns, tunes and songs
11:00-11:45AM Saami Joik singing with Nathan Muus
12:00 - 12:45PM Ann-Marita performs Norwegian & Swedish Folk songs and originals
1:00- 1:30PM Deborah Malena & Garth Phillipsen
1:45-2:15PM Marty McCambridge & Sonia Ruud - Scandinavian Fairytales
2:15- 2:45PM Maypole Raising Ceremony lead by Ross Sutter. Learn the traditional songs and dances and then dance around the Maypole
3:00 - 3:30PM MIRAS - Swedish Singer - Songwriter
3:45-4:00PM Stina will tell a story with help from Øistein on flutes and whistles. (from dance floor)
4:15pm- 5:00PM ABBA FAB - Tribute to the Music of ABBA
5:00PM Closing Ceremony
TIME 2017 Children's Stage
SATURDAY
11:00AM-11:45AM Ross Sutter and Stina Fagertun: "Songs, Games and Stories from Scandinavia"
12:00 - 12:45PM Prillar Guri, the young girl who blew the Norwegian wooden trumpet to save Norway! Story about the Girl and the Lur with Stina, Joan & Øistein
1:00PM-1:45PM The Reluctant Dragon - Luce Puppet Show
2:00PM - 2:45PM Maypole Raising Ceremony lead by Ross Sutter. Learn the traditional songs and dances and then dance around the Maypole
3:00-3:45PM Little Vikings 3 Billy Goat Gruff with Scandinavian Singing and Dancing
4:00- 4:45PM Joan demonstrates the lur and children decorate their own Lur. Ross and Stina do final song or game
SUNDAY
11:00AM-11:45AM Ross Sutter and Stina Fagertun: "Songs, Games and Stories from Scandinavia"
12:00 - 12:45PM Story about the Girl and the Lur with Stina, Joan & Øistein
1:00PM-1:45PM The Reluctant Dragon - Luce Puppet Show
2:00PM - 2:45PM Maypole Raising Ceremony lead by Ross Sutter. Learn the traditional songs and dances and then dance around the Maypole
3:00-3:45PM Little Vikings 3 Billy Goat Gruff with Scandinavian Singing and Dancing
4:00- 4:45PM Joan demonstrates the lur and children decorate their own Lur. Ross and Stina do final song or game
TIME Speakers Corner
SATURDAY
12:00 - 12:45PM Norwegian Hardanger fiddle and Swedish Nyckelharpa performed by Tim Rued
1:00PM-1:30PM "The Norwegian Colony" presented by Mary Olsen Rydberg
2:00PM - 2:30PM Who are the Saami? presented by Nathan Muus
3:00-3:30PM The LUR-Scandinavian Wooden Trumpet with Joan Paddock
4:00- 4:45PM Folktales of fiddle music - Fossegrimen, Näcken, and fiddling witchcraft! by Tim Rued
SUNDAY
11:00 - 11:30AM The LUR - Scandinavian Wooden Trumpet with Joan Paddock
12:00 - 12:45PM Ceremonial Fiddling Sweden and Norway performed by Tim Rued
1:00PM-1:30PM "The Norwegian Colony on the Conejo and the Building of the Norwegian Grade" presented by Gerry Olsen
3:00-3:45PM Norwegian Hardanger fiddle and Swedish Nyckelharpa performed by Tim Rued
TIME Alumni Hall - Classroom
SATURDAY
12:00- 1:00PM "Yoik Fever" Film , 2016, Produced by Ellen Lundby
2:00PM - 3:00PM An Introduction to Saami Traditional Crafts by Nani Lofstrom
3:00 - 3:45PM Presentation on Danish Humanitarian by Larry Ashim
SUNDAY
12:00 - 1:00PM "Yoik Fever" Film, 2016, Produced by Ellen Lundby
1:00-1:45PM "Arctic Winds - Learn about Winds from the North in sights and sounds of Nordic flutes, horns, and even an Arctic Didgeridoo! Øistein & Joan Paddock
2:00 - 3:00pm An Introduction to Saami Traditional Crafts by Nani Lofstrom

Food Demonstrations - Saturday and Sunday- 11:30AM-1:00PM ; 1:30PM-3:00PM; 3:30PM-5:00PM

1:30-2:30PM Nordic Reformation Service in Samuelson Chapel