Accordion Festival in Fuglafjordur Faroe Islands
23rd-25th Aug. 2019
We have a lot going on this year! Russian duo Vladimir Ushakov and Svetlana Stavitskaya , Alf Hågedal and Lennart Larsson from Sweden, Kristian H. Rusbjerg from Denmark and Trio HáHá og the HáHá quartette from Iceland will be playing. Some of the biggest artists in the Faroese music industry will also be joining us. There will be workshops, concerts, sing-alongs and you can enjoy a trip on board local sailboat Dragin, whilst listening to a live accordion music.
The accordion virtuoses, Svetlana Stavitskaya og Vladimir Ushakov are playing advanced accordion music at the accordion festival in the Faroese city, Fuglafjørður.
The famous composer and dexterous magician on the accordion, Alf Hågedal, is coming to the Faroe Islands to play enthralling and attractive accordion music at the accordion festival in Fuglafjørður, from 23rd – 25th August 2019
The popular singing accordionist, Lennart Larsson, comes to the Faroe Islands to perform at the accordion festival in Fuglafjørður, from 23rd. – 24th, August 2019
Kristian H. Rusbjerg
The dexterous and adept accordionist, Kristian H. Rusbjerg, comes to the Faroe Islands to perform at the accordion festival in Fuglafjørður, from 23rd – 24th August 2019
Sharon´s Men will be playing in Mentunarhusid, Friday 23. aug. 22.00 PM.
In the week preceding the festival you will be able to enroll in a course on basic and advanced accordion techniques. The course is taught by Torild Aasen.
Venue: Sjóstovan Unika, Gjógvarávegur 3
For further details please contact us on: +298 50 52 52 or write to: [email protected]
Workshop with Vladimir and Svetlanu. They are going to demonstrate basic as well as some advanced techniques, discuss the rich history of the accordion. There will also be a Q/A session. Price 100 DKK.
On the 24th Aug. at 16.00 pm you can go on a boat trip on Dragin. Good music, entertainment and hot soup. The price is 200 DKK per person. Limited seats available. Please press here to purchase tickets.
Impressive exhibition and purchase of accordions
Danish accordion vendour, Erling Knudsøe will be exhibiting a large stock of accordions, which are also for sale. The exhibition will be open as follows:
Friday, Saturday and Sunday – 11.00 am – 22.00 pm
Knudsøe Musikimport – Skansehøj 5 – 8680 Ry – Phone. +45 86 89 22 93 – Mobile +45 40 41 65 93 – Email: [email protected]
Hello! Wellcome to the homepage of the Accordion Association with the Faroese name, Harmonikufestivalur í Fuglafirði. The Accordion Festival was established and initiated anno 2014 by Sólgerð Andreassen. Fortunately, the festival has been well attended by locals and tourists since then. We hope to see you there in 2019.
Our scheduled concerts in 2019
4th May, Regatta, Toftir at 14.30 pm
1st June, Norðoyarstevna
21st June Regatta in Toftum, 21-23 PM
2nd August, Regatta in Hósvík. 00.00-04.00 AM.
17th August, Sjómannadagur
23rd – 25th August, Accordion Festival in Fuglafjordur
14th December, X-mas concert in Lonin
NB! The concert dates might be subject to change!
The managing director of Fuglafjardar Harmonikufelag, Sólgerð Andreassen, takes care of all internal and external communication. She answers all relevant questions and provides pertinent information to received inquiries. It is possible to get guidance and assistance by calling the following telephone number: +298 50 52 52 or writing to: [email protected]