Sounds of Sund
Few of Sweden’s 100,000 choral singers can have avoided singing an arrangement by Robert Sund at some point. This recording contains a selection of his compositions and arrangements in which his experience as a musician, singer, composer, conductor, and choral educator comes together. The variety of the record is broad, which is reflected in the range of the repertoire and artists. The record also features Peter Mattei, Jeanette Köhn, Stefan Parkman, the jazz artists Claes Janson and Trio X, and on several tracks the choir is accompanied by Folke Alin.
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- Fragancia 3’46
- Vals i Valparaiso 2’56
- Nu har jag fått den jag vill ha 3’08
- Nu Är Det Gott Att Leva 3’33
- Per Spelman 2’49
- La Vie En Rose 4’07
- La Muerte Del Angel 3’03
- La Cucaracha 2’42
- Blow The Wind Southerly 4’06
- Londonderry Air 3’27
- The Drunken Sailor 2’08
- A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square 4’57
- Sophisticated Lady 2’47
- The Grasankling Blues 5’15
- Aftontankar Vid Fridas Ruta 2’42
- Långt Bort I Vala 1’13
- Som Förut 0’41
- Hos Halvars 1’42
- Långt Från By 1’28
- Som Stjärnan Uppa Himmelen 3’33
- Helgdagskväll I Timmerkojan 3’47
- Joakim Uti Babylon 2’30
- Träd Fram Du Nattens Gud 3’11
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