Norwegian Hardanger fiddle traditions
Photo: Dextra Musica
  • 19 February 2023
  • The National Museum – Social area outside Storsalen – 1st floor
  • 10.30–11.00

Enjoy a coffee while learning more about the Norwegian Hardanger fiddle tradition. 

Ottar Kåsa is one of the country’s foremost makers of Hardanger fiddles. An expert with extensive knowledge of the Norwegian Hardanger fiddle tradition, Kåsa is also a highly skilled performer. Characteristic rose patterns are a prominent decorative feature of Norwegian Hardanger fiddles, a tradition that has evolved over time. Ottar Kåsa shares his knowledge of the Norwegian Hardanger fiddle and the different rose patterns. 

The event is free with a valid entrance ticket to the museum purchased here.