On to the Sunday
Sven Olof Sundell leading one of the sections during the march.
Old types of nyckelharpas on the march GF
Anders Söderberg, the man who holds the stämma
together. To achieve the
stämma you need 300 volunteers The planning and preparing of the stämma
starts 10 months ahead...
Gunnar Ahlbäck at the Sunday's opening speech.
Björn Björn, second time winner in the class for traditional or "old types" nyckelharpas. The chairman of the jury, Gunnar Ahlbäck
is reading at the plate before he hands it over. Behind them stands Gunnar Fredelius, Sigurd Sahlström, Peter Puma Hedlund and
Styrbjörn Bergelt from the jury. Missing from the picture is Nisse Nordström EH
Björn Björn playing "the winners tune". To the right is Anders Söderström. GF
Anna-Kristina Widell - the new champion in the class "modern nyckelharpa" EH
Time to play the winning tune. EH
Magnus H, Anna-Kristina W and David E. EH
Gunnar Ahlbäck at the exhibition. He was amongst the men who started the Österbybruk nyckelharpstämma. EH
Sture Hogmark and Arne Bergman mfl. EH
Styrbjörn Bergelt. EH
Bengt Andersson with his "best in show"-nyckelharpa.
Bertil Hallgren studies the exhibition.
Lena Höög and Hasse Gille - World Champion in Stockholm 1992. Here at the stage at Österbybruk.
Another Word Champion Anders Mattsson playing "in the bushes". It is called "buskspel" when we meet someone at a "stämma"
and play spontaneously.
On the Swedish
part of Nyckelharpans Forum you will find lots and lots of photos of
the instrument nyckelharpa,
the people who play it and the people who build it.