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Jan Johansson
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Attended Umeå University
Lives in Cary, NC
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Some outstanding bluegrass Gospel by one of the great bluegrass acts J.D Crowe & New South...Thanks to Matt Foster for video footage
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I love this guy -
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TACK Jan!
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A well-deserved award for Tony Rice
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Musician, Linguist, Teacher,
Skills
I play and teach guitar, fiddle, mandolin and bass. Music transcription, Finale 2014 music editing. Translation from Swedish to Englis, English to Swedish. Norwegian, Danish, German to English. German to Swedish. Music Podcast Producer,
Employment
  • Self
    Teacher, 1989 - present
    Music, Linguistics,
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Currently
Cary, NC
Previously
Ursviken, Sweden - Shizuoka, Japan - Umeå, Sweden - Boden, Sweden - Asheville, North Carolina - Raleigh, North Carolina
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Introduction
Born and raised in Ursviken near Skellefteå in 1958. Started playing music when I was 14 and that is something I am doing to this day. Went to Nordanåskolan Gymnasium  in Skellefteå. Two stints in Japan 1976 and 1977-1978...Swedish Army Signal Corps at Uppsala and Boden 1978- 1979 . Scandinavian Languages and General Linguistcs at  Umeå Universitet, Japanese at  Stockholms Universitet, Linguistic Society of America scholarship to Linguistic Institute at UCLA. Bluegrass traveler 1986 1989 in NC, VA, SC and GA. Married Theresa Blue in 1989. Have owned several German Shepherds and Black Labs. Been doing music related work since 1989. Heart attack in 1994. Adopted 4 children from Russia 1997,1998 and 2000. Chronic progressive  Congestive heart failure ended with heart transplant March 19, 2011 at University of North Carolina Hospitals at Chapel Hill.
Education
  • Umeå University
  • Stockholm University
  • University of California, Los Angeles
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