Providers of Online Lessons

Below are provider that we are aware of who provides lessons online. We are providing this contact as a service to the nyckelharpa community. We do not benefit directly from listing any providers. If you are a teacher willing to give online lessons and want to be added to this page, please contact us.

Bronwyn Bird

Bronwyn Bird specializes in teaching the Nyckelharpa (Swedish Keyed Fiddle). She received her musical training from the Eric Sahlström Institute (Tobo, Sweden) and Berklee College of Music (Boston). As a performer, Bronwyn has played across the United States and in parts of Europe. Bronwyn teaches in the  musical styles of traditional Scandinavian and American folk. 

In addition to her training, Bronwyn also built her own instrument and she is the first American Nyckelharpist to win the Samspelsmedaljen (Gold Medal for Twin Performance). Bronwyn currently runs a music school called the Birdhouse Center for the Arts, in Lambertville NJ.

For more information about private Skype lessons, please call or email: 215.534.3571; birdhousecenter[at]

EmiliaEmilia Amper (Sweden) started playing the nyckelharpa at the age of 10. She has two Bachelors and one Master Degree in Swedish traditional music and currently teaches at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm. She tours regularly, giving concerts around the world. For more information about Emilia, see her website.

She can be contacted for Skype lessons via email: emiliaamper[at]

(Page last updated on 12/26/2018)