To create a fantastic finish of BARNLEK 2023, with dancing, singing and music from all of the Nordic countries, we need you – if you are a youth into dancing and/or playing and instrument. Together with professional musicians and dancers, you will create a firework of music and dances, for everyone to participate in, for the closing party on Saturday July 15.


Who are you? a youth, 13-16 years old, who attends BARNLEK 2020 and have signed-up for the project “Tillsammans i Norden” (“Together in the North”).
If you choose to play, you should have played your instrument for some years, and be able to play by yourself. The leader will play violin, and all the teaching will be made by the ear.

When? 2 classes/day on Thursday and Friday, and general rehearsal and closing ceremony on Saturday. You are expected to participate on all these occasions (see program)

Where? BARNLEK 2023 at Mölnlycke

Where to sign-up? in the sign-up for for BARNLEK 2023 (

Cost: Included in the participation fee for BARNLEK 2023

Questions? Use the form behind the question-button to the right


Leader music is Jenny Elisabeth Gustafsson

Jenny was born and raised in Gingri, outside Borås. She is a “riksspelman” (title of honor) on music from Västergötland and has for several years been teaching at the youth courses ”Sjövikskursen” and ”Västra låtverkstan”.

In addition to teaching at courses, Jenny tours with various groups, and is the leader behind Ornungastämman.


Leader for the dance sessions are Ingrid Utter and Nathali Willman


Ingrid has danced folkdance since she was three years old and she has studied different styles during many years. Such as, show, jazz, ballet, street and modern dance at Dansforum in Gothenburg. In her current education she has dance as focus area. Ingrid has been an instructor and instructed both children, youths and adults and she has also been part in many performances.  


Nathali has been dancing since she was four years old. She has been an instructor for youths in Mamlö Folkdansare for many years. The group performs both traditional performances during midsummer, but also specially composed performances for journeys and other occasions.