Artist: Spælimenninir

Name: Umaftur

Released: 1978

Label: Tutl

Format: Cristal

Total playing: 38'50

Bonus: import Faroe Islands

Price : 12.50 €

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Umaftur (Spælimenninir)

Spælimenninir ("the folk musicians") is a lively group of six musicians that play traditional and contemporary folk music from Scandinavia on fiddle, recorder, piano, guitar, mandolin and acoustic bass and vocals. The group's home base is the Faroe Islands in the far North Atlantic, a small cluster of islands located between Iceland, Norway and Scotland.

Spælimenninir - Musicians

  • Ívar BÆRENTSEN : guitar, song
  • Magnus Pauli POULSEN : fiddle
  • Kolbein SIMONSEN : bass
  • Jan DANIELSSON : fiddle, hardanger fiddle, spilåpipa
  • Kristian BLAK : piano, pedal organ
  • Alistair COCHRANE : mandolin, guitar, song, tin whistle
  • Sharon WEISS : recorder, tin whistel, spoons
  • Hans Ole LARSEN : fiddle

Umaftur - Sound extracts

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