Sponsored By

Become a Sponsor

KDHX Playlist Info:

Spinitron - KDHX: Music from the Hills Sun Jan 20th 2013

Music from the Hills (Music)

Sun Jan 20th 2013 4.00pm–6.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central

4:01pm

Britt-Marie Persson & Birgitta Lundin “A-dur vals i trad efter Ivar Tallroth, Uppland”
from Strängalåt och lek ((self) www.wearesharkdad.bandcamp.com 2003)

4:04pm

Bla Bergens Borduner “Vårvalsen”
from Blå Bergens Borduner (Amigo 1993) —the name means "spring waltz" - we can always hope...

4:06pm

Björnlert, Löfberg och Pekkari “Polska efter August Fredin”
from Mikaelidansen (Giga 2000) —not a waltz, but a polska in slow 3 with the stress on the 1st and 3rd beats

4:09pm

Björnlert, Löfberg och Pekkari “Polska efter Pelle Fors”
from Mikaelidansen (Giga 2000) —2 fiddles, a bass, and a cittra (the chording instrument in the background)

4:12pm

Ale Möller & Ellika Frisell “Blekingpolskan”
from Ale Möller, Bouzoukispelman (Giga (LP) 1986) —this may be Ale Möller's first solo album- an LP from 1986; well, not alone - there are a lot of folks on this who became soloistsin their own right

4:21pm

Ale Moller, Lena Willemark, Per Gudmundson “Frifot - Sven Marit polskan - I Buder”
from Frifot (Caprice 1991) —this set of songs and dance tunes ends with a chillingly piercing 'cow-call' ("kulning")

4:26pm

Erik Pekkari Med Pella Björnlett M Fl “Anglais”
from Gubbstöt (Giga 2004) —another one of those great tunes from Scandinavia that they thought sounded "English"

4:28pm

Olov Johansson (with Kalle Almlöf) “Hjort-Anders Stamppolska”
from I Lust Och Glöd (Drone 2007) —Olov Johansson may be greatest living Nyckelharpa player. He is one of the founders of the group Väsen.

4:34pm

Sågskära “Brudpolska From Vislanda, From P Wieselgrens Collection”
from Krook!: Utgår från Samuel Krooks skildring (Drone 1997) —a bride's polska. The great "nobility" of this tune is typical of 18th century tunes from Sweden

4:37pm

Hans Röjas & Greger Sijebo “Köpman (Boda polska after Köpman)”
from Swedish Folk Fiddling (NCS (cassette) 1990) —a defy a non-dancer to pick out the stretched 3/4 in this wonderful polska from the village of Boda in Dalarna

4:39pm

Hans Röjas & Greger Sijebo “Gråtlåt'n (polska after Hjort Anders, Bingsjö)”
from Swedish Folk Fiddling (NCS (cassette) 1990)

4:41pm

Hans Röjas & Greger Sijebo “Norrbommen (polska after Nylands Erik, Bingsjö)”
from Swedish Folk Fiddling (NCS (cassette) 1990)

4:48pm

Bob & Becky Wernerehl “Polska från Boda”
from A View from Home ((self produced0 1987)

4:51pm

Bob & Becky Wernerehl “Vals från Älvdalen”
from A View from Home ((self produced0 1987) —these 2 selections show how very different 3/4 time can be

4:53pm

Ale Möller, Mats Berglund, Greger Brändström, Lasse Sörlin & Olof Jönsson “Funäsdalingen (polska, was a Rørospols)”
from Härjedalspipan (Drone 1996) —a polska tune that shows its Norwegian origins - this is a typical Røros pols

4:57pm

Dronningens Livstykke “Niels Ebbesen”
from Dronningens Livstykke 1976-1984 (Pan 1990) —this is from an LP of the Danish folk revival of the late 1970's - early '80's, reissued on CD

5:05pm

Kvasir “Brudestykkerne / Den Søde, Den Sure Og Den Bitre”
from Nye Sko / New Shoes / Nouveaux Souliers (GOFOLK www.gofolk.dk 2006) —a suite of Sonderhönig tunes

5:09pm

Dronningens Livstykke “Reeldanse”
from Dronningens Livstykke 1976-1984 (Pan 1990) —the Danish version of some tunes from elsewhere...

5:12pm

Dronningens Livstykke “Katten I Saekken”
from Dronningens Livstykke 1976-1984 (Pan 1990)

5:15pm

Kvasir “Proptrækkeren”
from Nye Sko / New Shoes / Nouveaux Souliers (GOFOLK www.gofolk.dk 2006) —another crazy irregular melody from this Danish group

5:19pm

Lena Willemark “När Som Gräset Det Vajar”
from Lena Willemark - När Som Gräset Det Vajar (Amigo 1989) —the mandola accompaniment is by Ale Möller

5:23pm

Lena Willemark “Martins Begravning”
from Lena Willemark - När Som Gräset Det Vajar (Amigo 1989) —"Martin's Funeral" - I should be so lucky to have this sung when I croak...

5:26pm

Ale Möller, Mats Berglund, Greger Brändström, Lasse Sörlin & Olof Jönsson “Vals från Funäsdalen”
from Härjedalspipan (Drone 1996) —a Härjedalspipa is a 6-holed recorder-like instrument

5:28pm

Vasen “Vals efter Jan-Olov Olsson”
from Levande Väsen (Väsen Live) (Drone 1996)

5:35pm

Susanne Rosenberg “Det Granna Bältet”
from Uppa Marmorns Höga Berg (Giga 1996) —this section of the show will deal with folk songs in complex arrangements that retain a strongly local quality while still breaking with traditional instrumentation

5:37pm

Susanne Rosenberg “De Gingo Två Pigor”
from Uppa Marmorns Höga Berg (Giga 1996) —2 maidens lose their virginity with 2 sailors; the song treats the episode as fun for the girls, but ends badly for the guys when they get back to ship - the captain was not pleased...

5:41pm

Ranarim “Morgonstjärna (The Morning Star)”
from Morning Star (Northside 2007) —the title cut of this 2006 CD reissued a year later by Northside. This group has since disbanded, and copies of their CDs go for up to over &120 on some sites.

5:49pm

Ranarim “Skulle jag sörja? (Would I grieve)”
from For världen älskar vad som är brokot (Life Loves the Unexpected) (Drone 2003)

5:52pm

Garmarna “Herr Olof (Sir Olof)”
from Garmarna (Northside 2001) —a reissue of a much older CD - the first Garmarna put out, with then guest singer Emma Härdelin. This is an old tune, here done up in folk-rock style. The group later went on to even more advanced material.

5:56pm

Frigg “Potatisvals”
from Grannen ((self produced0 2010) —the tune is by Ale Möller, from his earliest days as a member of Filarfolket, but here arranged by this Finnish group


Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.