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Gjallarhorn

Gjallarhorn
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Finland
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Gjallarhorn features world music that is firmly rooted in the Swedish folk music of Finland, as well as the Norwegian and the Swedish traditions. Its talented performers offer the listener a personal, punchy, and yet nuanced, sound-world which rings to the echoes of the ancient Scandinavian folk traditions.
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http://www.gjallarhorn.com
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Releases on file (5)
Gjallarhorn — Rimfaxe Gjallarhorn — Rimfaxe
(Vindauga CD 87130, 2006, CD)
Gjallarhorn — Grimborg Gjallarhorn — Grimborg
(NorthSide NSD6070, 2002, CD)
Various Artists — Nordic Roots 3 Various Artists — Nordic Roots 3
(NorthSide NSD6060, 2001, CD)
Gjallarhorn — Sjofn Gjallarhorn — Sjofn
(NorthSide NSD6052, 2000, CD)
Gjallarhorn — Ranarop (2002 Edition) Gjallarhorn — Ranarop (2002 Edition)
(Vindauga VDMCD902, 1997/2002, CD)

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