Ringing Stones in Sweden and Norway – Documentation and revitalization of a prehistoric and traditional sound tool

Cajsa S. Lund and Gjermund Kolltveit. Poster presentation at the 7th Symposium of The International Study Group on Music Archaeology, Tianjin Conservatory of Music, China (2010)

This pilot project aims to make a survey of ringing stones in Sweden and Norway, collect traditional information about them and discuss their signficance in ancient societies. Revitalizing of these music-archaeological artefacts is also an important part of the work. The project (2009–2010) is funded by The Foundation for Swedish-Norwegian Co-operation.