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Lullabies Of The World

Release Date: 09/24/2013 
Label:  Carus   Catalog #: 83012   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalPrincess Te Rangi Pai (FaLebanese TraditionalJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Alexander DankoJens TrondleDomra] Joseph [Guitar HolzhauerElena Danko,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

All over the world, millions of mothers, fathers and grandparents get their children to sleep by the pacifying ritual of singing and rocking the infant or toddler. “Slaap, kindje slap”, for example, is sung in the Netherlands, “Baju, bajuschki, baju” in Russia, and “Thula baba” in South Africa.

Singers and instrumentalists from all over the world have recorded the most beautiful lullabies from their home countries exclusively for this CD collection. The accompaniment by tradition instruments highlights the original sound of these songs. The CD contains lullabies from Armenia, Belgium, China, Germany, Finland, France, Greece, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Lebanon, New Zealand, North America, Norway, Portugal, Russia,
Read more Spain, South Africa, the Czech Republic, Turkey, Hungary and a lullaby in Yiddish.

With this recording the prize-winning “Liederprojekt”, promoting singing with children, is being continued and expanded by an international collection. Read less

Works on This Recording

Baiuschka baju, traditional lullaby (a.k.a. "Baju, bajuschki, baju") by Traditional
Performer:  Alexander Danko (Bayan), Jens Trondle (Marimba), Jens Trondle (Shaker),
Domra] Joseph [Guitar Holzhauer (Guitar), Domra] Joseph [Guitar Holzhauer (Domra), Elena Danko (Voice)
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Fais do-do, traditional lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Andreas Kolisko (Guitar), Andreas Kolisko (Piano), Berangere Palix (Voice)
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Hine e Hine (Maori Lullaby) by Princess Te Rangi Pai (Fa
Performer:  Andreas Kolisko (), Harmon, Huia [Vocals, Flute, Mouth Percussion] (Voice), Harmon, Huia [Vocals, Flute, Mouth Percussion] (Flute),
Christian Wasdaris (Congas), Christian Wasdaris (Percussion), Slide Guitar] Stephan [Ukulele Gatti (Ukulele),
Ramesh Weeratunga (Keyboards), Slide Guitar] Stephan [Ukulele Gatti (Slide Guitar)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1907; New Zealand 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
All the Pretty Little Horses, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Richard Arame (Voice), Shannon Callahan (Voice), Andreas Kolisko ()
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Yalla tnam Rima, traditional lullaby by Lebanese Traditional
Performer:  Ramesh Weeratunga (Guitar), Momo Djender (Bendir), Momo Djender (Flute),
Momo Djender (Voice)
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Songs (5), Op. 49: no 4, Wiegenlied by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Ingeborg [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal] Danz (Voice), Michael Gees (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Nani tou riga to pedi, traditional lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Ramesh Weeratunga (Keyboards), Ramesh Weeratunga (Flute), Ramesh Weeratunga (Guitar),
Ramesh Weeratunga (Percussion), Vassilios Vougiatzis (Voice), Menegas Nikolaos (Bouzouki)
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Itsuki no komoriuta, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Yuka Otsuki (Voice), Andreas Kolisko (Synthesizer), Andreas Kolisko (Koto)
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Jasoda Hari palne, traditional lullaby by Indian Traditional
Performer:  Ramesh Weeratunga (), Ramesh Weeratunga (Tanpura), Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay (Voice),
Ramesh Weeratunga (Percussion), Christian Wasdaris (Tabla)
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Gjendines bådnlåt (Gjendines lullaby) (after Slaalien, Kaia Gjendine) by Norwegian Traditional
Performer:  Hildegunn Hovde (Voice)
Written: Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Akna Oror by Armenian Traditional
Performer:  Anahit Papayan (Voice)
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Der Mond ist aufgegangen by Johann Abraham P. Schulz
Performer:  Paul Kleber (Double Bass), Lisa Trio Bassenge (Voice)
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Arrorró by Traditional
Performer:  Ramesh Weeratunga (Guitar), Marcial Heredia (Guitar), Michelle Terri Almgill (Voice),
Rolo Rodriguez (Percussion)
Written: Spain 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Fate la nanna coscine di pollo, traditional lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Eva Csermak (Violin), Francesca Tidoni (Voice), Christian Dawid (Clarinet),
Jens Trondle (Keyboards), Jens Trondle (Flute), Viktor Krysyuyk (Guitar),
Phoebe Scott (Cello)
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Tuu, tuu, tupakkarulla, traditional lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Viktor Krysyuyk (Guitar), Jens Trondle (Glockenspiel), Reijo Kekkonen (Voice),
Frank Lunte ()
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Schlof main fegele, traditional lullaby by Yiddish Anonymous
Performer:  Jens Trondle (Keyboards), Christian Dawid (Voice), Christian Dawid (Piano),
Christian Dawid (Clarinet)
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Aija, zuzu, lullaby by Latvian Traditional
Performer:  Andreas Kolisko (Guitar), Diana Moon (Voice), Andreas Kolisko (Wurlitzer Piano)
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Csíja búja, lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Eva Csermak (Voice), Eva Csermak (Violin), Christian Dawid (Clarinet),
Jens Trondle (Cimbalom), Jens Trondle (Piano)
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Dandini dandini dastana, lullaby by Turkish Traditional
Performer:  Erdal Kaya (Saz), Christian Dawid (Clarinet), Filiz Solak (Voice),
Andreas Kolisko (Triangle), Andreas Kolisko (Synthesizer), Andreas Kolisko (Harp),
Andreas Kolisko (Tambourine)
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Thula baba, lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Djatou Toure (Voice), Andreas Kolisko (), Aly Keita (Balafon)
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Dorme, dorme, meu menino, lullaby by Anonymous
Performer:  Ramesh Weeratunga (Guitar), Ramesh Weeratunga (), Amelia Janes (Voice),
Ron Randolph (Mandolin)
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Hrajú na Maru, lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Ramesh Weeratunga (Percussion), Rainer Oleak (Piano), Joe Kucera (Flute),
Ramesh Weeratunga (Guitar), Ramesh Weeratunga (), Joe Kucera (Voice),
Rainer Oleak (Cello)
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Dal a, dal a, lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Yoo-Seon Lee (Voice), Christian Dawid (Flute), Il-Ryun Chung (Changgo),
Jens Trondle (Kayagum)
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Slaap, kindje slaap, lullaby by Belgian Traditional
Performer:  Piano] Niek [Vocals Van Ooosterum (Piano), Piano] Niek [Vocals Van Ooosterum (Voice)
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Yue er ming, lullaby by Traditional
Performer:  Yijuan Zhang (Voice), Andreas Kolisko (), Andreas Kolisko (Synthesizer),
Andreas Kolisko (Strings), Andreas Kolisko (Guitar), Andreas Kolisko (Cimbalom)
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Baju, bajuschki, baju! (Russia)
Fais dodo, Colas mon p'tit frere (France)
Hine e hine (E tangi ana koe, hine e hine) (New Zealand)
All the Pretty Little Horses (Hush-a-bye, don't you cry, go to sleep you little baby) (North America)
Aija, zuzu (Latvia)
Yalla tnam Rima (Lebanon)
Csija buja (Hungary)
5 Lieder, Op. 49 (text by G. Scherer): 5 Lieder, Op. 49: No. 4. Wiegenlied (Germany)
Nani tou riga to pedi (Greece)
Dandini dandini dastana (Turkey)
Thula baba (South Africa)
Itsuki no Komoriuta: (Japan)
Jasoda Hari palne (India)
Gjendines badnlat (Norway)
Dorme, dorme, meu menino (Portugal)
Hraju na Maru (Moravia, Czech Republic)
Akna Oror (Armenia)
Dal a, dal a (Korea)
Der Mond ist aufgegangen: (Germany)
Arrorro (Canary Islands, Spain)
Fate la nanna coscine di pollo (Italy)
Tuu, tuu, tupakkarulla (Finland)
Shlof main fegele (Yiddish)
Slaap, kindje slaap (Belgium)
Yue er ming (China)

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