The next Zoom session of the Scandinavian Dancers of Vancouver will begin on Wednesday, October 14 at 7:30 pm PT.

LIVE MUSIC – Special Guest Fiddler – Loretta Kelley (Norwegian Hardanger fiddle)

“Loretta is the foremost American performer on the hardingfele (the traditional Hardanger fiddle), an intricately decorated fiddle native to Norway with sympathetic strings, a nearly flat bridge, and a 300-year unbroken aural tradition.”

The schedule for the evening:

  • 7:30 – 8:00 pm Pacific time Join In and Social Time
    When you get on Zoom, you’ll be put in a “waiting room,” and from there you will be let into the dance.
    Other than during social time (7:30-8:00 and 8:50-9:10) please keep your audio muted to maximize sound quality
  • 8:00 – 8:20 pm Dance Teaching – Basic Springar Steps and solo figures
    Taught by Soren Huber and Ross Schipper – “No Partner Needed”
  • 8:20 – 8:50 pm – Live music: Loretta Kelley
  • 8:50 – 9:10 pm – “Coffee Break” and Announcements
  • 9:10 – 9:40 pm – Live music: Loretta Kelley

For more information regarding Loretta Kelley, visit her website:

NOTE: The Zoom session won’t be up before 7:30 pm Pacific Time on October 14

You can receive an invitation to the dance by going to the Scandinavian Dancers of Vancouver home page ( and clicking on the link to get an invitation.