Haugaard & Hoirup, 8pm, ThursdayJuly 13th '06St. James Hall3214 West 10th Avenue
Karen & Helene, Zar (Denmark)
at Trutch St. in Kitsilano
The duo of violinist Harald Haugaard & guitarist Morten Alfred H°irup formed in 1998. They have become one of the most successful groups ever in Danish folk music. They are sharing this bill with Karen & Helene, two vocalists who interpret songs of traditional Danish and Nordic folk music and Zar; a young, energetic quintet (fiddle, guitar and bass) from the Danish "new folk" scene. They're "...rootsy but modern, full of energy..."