Category Archives: music

Global Festival: The Final Day

So we came to the end of the Global Festival week yesterday and now I will share with you some of what was going on then. It was the busiest day in which the main venue was full of stands … Continue reading

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Global Festival: Day Five

(Apologies for the bad photographs – I did not have my good camera this day!) Day five of the Global festival featured more live music, from both Kulturskola students and music by a Swedish singer called ‘Lova’ and also featuring … Continue reading

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Global Festival: Day Four

Day four of the Global Festival was the best day so far! It started with the ‘kortfilmfestival’ (short film festival) with work by local children and then went on to the live music…  Kortfilmfestival Yes, it does say ‘slut’ in … Continue reading

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Global Festival: Day Three

There were two events today: the Träffpunkt at the Glasets Hus, Limmared, and a live music evening in Sveaborg, Tranemo. Träffpunkt The Träffpunkt occurs every week as a meeting place for people to come and practise languages and mix with local … Continue reading

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Global Festival: Day Two

Today the main events were the String Orchestra and a dance performance by students from the local school. I was over with the Orchestra as I was playing some easy songs with the children, before the real musicians began! It … Continue reading

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Global Festival: Day One

The Global Festival began in front of the Tranemo Kommun building with a music group called ‘Alla kan’ (Everyone can) who had links with LSS, the national organisation for people with disabilities. The young people who were singing were supported … Continue reading

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Tre Trappor Upp: Jonas Knutsson and Tom Kennedy Quartet

Click above to listen to the first track off Tom Kennedy’s new album – recorded live by me and my camera On Sunday 30th March the music club in Tranemo held a free concert of internationally recognised jazz musicians. They … Continue reading

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