Peter Michaelsen has been a folk musician for over 45 years, focusing on the fiddle traditions of Scandinavia for the past 30. He has traveled to Scandinavia numerous times to study and research folk music and was awarded a bronze Zorn medal for his fiddling. He has performed with several well-known groups in Sweden and has played for various festivals, dance workshops and concerts in the Western US. Peter is known for his fiddling, teaching and music leadership. His powerful style and broad repertoire inspire musicians and dancers alike.