SWÅP – Du Da

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Description

SicFormed in 1995, SWÅP comprise Karen Tweed (piano accordion), Ian Carr (guitar) (both UK), Ola Bäckström (fiddle, viola d’amore) and Carina Normansson (fiddle, vocals) (both Sweden). Together they made four albums (SWÅP; [SIC]; MOSQUITO HUNTER and DU DA) exploring a fusion of many different genres of folk music, including traditional Swedish music, English music, and the music of Brittany and Ireland.

DU DA is the fourth album..

Track Listing:

  • 01 Dalpilen
  • 02 Fattig Änka (Poor Widow) – Fattig Änka (Poor Duck)
  • 03 Ian’s Jävla Jig – Ian’s Jävla Polska
  • 04 Blind Mattis Leken
  • 05 Midsommarvisa – (Jag Vill Ha) Olas Nya Hus (I Want) Ola’s New House
  • 06 Kronbron (Crown Bridge)
  • 07 Mäster Åslund
  • 08 Så Rider Jag Mej (I Rode)
  • 09 Brudpolska Från Orsa Efter Minu Per (Bridal Polska From Orsa After Minu Per)
  • 10 Ore Polska
  • 11 Se På TV (Watch TV)
  • 12 Perrong Plask

The latest installment in the May Monday series!

01 – PLANXTY PARR (Karen Tweed) / DICKEYSTOWN HOP (Francis Ward) / RUANE THE MAN (Thomas McElvogue)
02 – HELEN TURNER’S TEXTET (Karen Tweed)
03 – AMICUM (Timo Alakotila) / VÄLKE (Elina Sipilä)
04 – LOVELY LORRAINE (Karen Tweed) / ROSA KVINT (Mattias Pérez)
05 – TANGUE PURPLE (Timo Alakotila)
06 – PILVI AND ESKOS BRUDVALS (Roger Tallroth) / THE DIAMOND (Billy McComiskey) / MANUKA COTTAGE (Karen Tweed)
07 – SNOWLAKE (Karen Tweed)
08 – ROOTS (JUURET) (Timo Alakotila)
09 – TERRY’S TANGO PAINTING (Karen Tweed) / RANNALLA (Vesa Tuomi)
10 – MNÁ NA hÉIREANN (Séan Ó Riada) / RICHIE DWYER’S (A Minor) (Richard Dwyer) / TRIP TO GALWAY (Noel Sweeney) / COL SIG OF THE 2-2-6 (Eilidh Shaw)
11 – PROLAPSUS (Timo Alakotila)
12 – JILL WALDEN’S MERINGUES (Karen Tweed) / BLACK AND WHITE (Karen Tweed)
13 – TA DA TWEEDIE (Karen Tweed)

 

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