Event Phone: 01890 750099
- 29th April 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
With their voices moving together in tight harmony or intertwining in a whirling tempo, the highly acclaimed folk vocal group Kongero draws traditional Swedish music out of the past and into the present. A concert with Kongero will take the listener on a fabulous journey, an all-embracing Scandinavian folk music experience. Blue notes, amazing vocal polyphony, groovy, powerful, and intimate. The band was f ormed in 2005 and besides doing concerts they also conduct well-received workshops in traditional Swedish vocal music and vocal harmonies.
Their fourth and long awaited album KOM was released at Ransäterstämman in Sweden, followad by a release tour during 2017/2018, including Europe, Noth America and Caribbean.
Kongero has released four albums. The debut ”Om Mikaelidagen” in 2008, ”Bakvända världen” in 2011, ”no. 3” in 2014 and “KOM” in 2017. Their music has been sampled, has appeared in movie productions, has featured on a Naxox gold album and more. They have also released a Song book with some of their most appreciated workshop material. Song book no 2 will be released in the end of 2017.