Kate and Corwen

Kate & CorwenKate Fletcher and Corwen Broch (both UK) are folk musicians and makers of ancient instruments, such as ancient psalteries (gusli and kantele), various bowed lyres  (Finnish jouhikko, Shetland gue, Welsh crwth), plucked/strummed lyres (such as the Trossingen lyre) and many more.

(For more details about these instruments, see their website.)

At previous Nordic Harp Meetings, they were teaching following workshops:

  • Music on small compass instruments: Sourcing repertoire and accompanying songs
  • The crwth, jouhikko, gue and other bowed lyres
  • Making simple instruments
  • Ballads that exist both in England and Scandinavia (more details)

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