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SEASON'S GREETINGS! MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR! 


The Culture on Campus team wishes all a wonderful holiday season. 

Huge thanks for the entire year, and we'll see you in January 2015 when we return with new and exciting events at lunchtime - just like always. 

/Jonas och Anna

ETNO CARAVAN

Date: Thursday 19 February
Time: 12.10–12.50
Place:
Ljusgården atrium, Teacher Education Building

Around 40 great young folk musicians, each from different parts of the world occupying towns, villages and forests of Europe. The orchestra changes every environment into a stage, every concert into a show, every day into a new experience!

The city of Umeå will be occupied by music and emotions, collected during travels through Europe.

The Etno Caravan consists of musicians from 16 countries; Austria, Australia, Chile, Czech Republic, Canada, Denmark, England, Estonia, Germany, Ireland, Lithuania, Norway, Scotland, Slovenia, Sweden and Ukraine. 

Etno Caravan on Facebook

G2

Date: Thursday 23 April
Time: 12.10–12.50
Place:
Ljusgården atrium, Teacher Education Building

In April 2014, the bluegrass quintet G2 once again returned on a flight to Nashville, the legendary city that has grown to be a second home for several members of the band. This time it was to record a new album. The result is Mind Over Matter, which demonstrates a more diverse musical range including a personal sound and sounwritin.

When performing live, G2 delivers energy and dynamics, as well as a feeling that your are sitting in their living room. It's acoustic music as it can best be experienced. G2's unique sound consists of a mix of pop and American roots music - a recipe that managed to capture both a younger and older audience and is the basis for their success, not least in the US, where they have toured extensively and in just a few years have become synonymous with world-class European bluegrass. They have performed in major music festivals in the company of artists like Merle Haggard, Sam Bush, David Grisman, Del McCoury and the Punch Brothers. They are the only non-American band that has ever played at the prestigious IBMA Awards show at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.

Youtube - We Were Kings

G2 members are:
Christoffer Olsson – vocals & guitar
Erik Igelström – mandolin & vocals
Jens Koch – banjo & vocals
Jimmy Sunnebrandt – bass & vocals
Tobias Strömberg – dobro & vocals


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2014-12-16

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Project Manager
Jonas Ericson
Phone: 090-786 99 45
Mobile: 070-666 18 89

Project Assistant
Anna Hagan
Mobile: 072-744 82 26

Visiting Address
University Liaison Building (Samverkanshuset),
Universitetstorget 4, lvl 4

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