Herrang All Stars / Folkets Hus Fem: Photos ~ Swing, jazz and blues - Dance to the music

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Herrang All Stars / Folkets Hus Fem: Photos

Peter Loggins. Herräng All Stars/Folkets Hus Fem. Copyright: Henrik Eriksson. The photo may not be published elsewhere without written permission.

I have now recovered from attending the Uppsala Winter Camp, it was a fun experience and in my opinion the best dance camp in Uppsala so far.

One of the things that made this year special was what happend Saturday night. In addition to the big band on the main stage, some of the instructors had decided to put together a band or more exactly to reunite a band from Herräng Dance Camp.

The band is called the Herrang All Stars / Folkets Hus Fem and consists of Peter Loggins (Washboard-Suitcase-Pots and Pans), Mia Goldsmith (vocals and kazoo), Todd Yannacone (guitar), Niklas Eriksson (clarinet) and Christoffer Alehed (trombone). Guest artist this night was Orvar Turegård on piano.

Mia Goldsmith. Herräng All Stars/Folkets Hus Fem. Copyright: Henrik Eriksson. The photo may not be published elsewhere without written permission.

The played songs like: I Found a New Baby, After You've Gone, Aint she sweet (with Sean Hall singing and playing his Uke), Dinah, I Found a new baby, Lady Be Good , Saint Louis Blues. All these songs were recorded and you can listen to the Herrang All Stars / Folkets Hus Fem songs here.

Todd Yannacone (guitar). Herräng All Stars/Folkets Hus Fem. Copyright: Henrik Eriksson. The photo may not be published elsewhere without written permission.

Having one more band made it an awesome experience to walk around Grand and having music played everywhere you went.

Thank you guys for playing. Your performance made the camp very special.

Niklas Eriksson (clarinet) and Christoffer Alehed (trombone). Herräng All Stars/Folkets Hus Fem. Copyright: Henrik Eriksson. The photo may not be published elsewhere without written permission.

The photos are taken by me and may not be published elsewhere without my permission. Contact me if you want to buy or license them.

Orvar Turegård (piano). Herräng All Stars/Folkets Hus Fem. Copyright: Henrik Eriksson. The photo may not be published elsewhere without written permission.

What do you think of Herrang All Stars / Folkets Hus Fem? Please comment.

3 comments:

Johannes said...

Nice pics! I can see a clear point in using a system camera!

This was indeed an event to remember. Much more of anything we ever expected!

Veronika said...

Fina foton, Henrik! Bilden av Todd är otroligt fint komponerad - har han sett den?

Peter said...

Thank you so much for the event, the photo's and the chance to play for so many dancers! If anyone in the future is looking for the clip of us playing, it's hear on youtube:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBRIwPzzKCU

thanks again Henrik, your the best...peter