Who organises all this?
Since the Nordic Harp Meeting circulates between the Nordic countries, the local crew has a different composition every year.
In 2022 (Finland), the NHM is organised by Antti Saarinen, Yrjänä and Helka Ermala.
In 2021 (Denmark), Maria Ojantakanen was the chief organiser.
In 2020 (online only), the virtual NHM was orchestrated by Erik Ask-Upmark.
In 2019 (Norway), the NHM was organised by Stein Villa, Marit Steinsrud and Gjøvik spelmannslag.
In 2018 (Sweden), the NHM was organised by Erik Ask-Upmark.
See the history section for earlier editions…
Some constant figures have been involved almost every year since the NHM has started in 2008:
- Floris van der Meijs: chief photographer and web provider
- Wendy van der Meijs: reception of participants, and cure of nervous breakdowns
- Josef hörpuleikari: Maintaining this website.