Polyphonic folksongs for Womens voices /by Susanne Rosenberg & Sven Ahlbäck/
A unique and exciting collection of seven vocal arranged folk songs some never before published! All songs have arranged and sung by the legendary group “Rosenberg Sjua“
Four of the songs includes kulning (herding-call) and amongst them is one of Rosenbergs Sjuas most famous polyphonic herding-songs that includes astonishing four-part kulning – Vallåtar från Gammelboning –
List of songs:
– Uppå marmorns höga berg (Upon the high mountains of the marble)
– Sven i rosengård (Sven in Rose garden)
– Kråkan (The Crow)
– Klosterjungfrun (The Maiden)
– Fålen han springer (The small horse is running)
– Nu ska vi gå i skojen (Now let’s go into the forest)
– Vallåtar från Gammelboning (herding calls from Gammelboning)
& bonus – Nya vallåtar (New herding calls)
In this booklet you will find vocal arrangements with squiggly voices, straight drones, rippled vocal lines and kulning in voices that are fun to sing together both as a choir, or just a number of singers. All the arrangements can be sung in different ways and with different number of singers. The collection contains several sheet music previously published separately, but there are also some hitherto unpublished events. Here you will also find lots of tips and ideas about singing in folk song style etc.
The publication and songs is in Swedish, but with your order you will receive a separate page with lyrics and instructions translated into english!.
Swedish Folk Song 5 / Udda Toner 2012