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Folk Voices - Finnish Folk Songs Through The Ages


Release Date: 12/16/2008 
Label:  Ondine   Catalog #: 934  
Composer:  Traditional
Performer:  Tellu Virkkala
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menaiset
Number of Discs: 1 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

1. Kuulin äänen - I heard the voice 3:38 3. Rakkauden myrkky kaikki surut tappaa - Love’s poison kills all sorrows 2:25
4. Tellun polska - Tellu’s polska 2:13
5. Lehmikutsu - Calling the cows 2:35
6. Tulen synty -loitsu - The origin of fire 2:28
7. O Kriste, kunnian Kuningas - O Christ, King of Glory 4:26
8. Heikin polska - Heikki’s polska 2:19
9. Merin polskarallatus - Meri’s polska 1:25
10. Läksin minä kesäyönä käymään - One night in the summer I did wander 4:08
11. Morsiamen itketys - The bride’s weeping 4:38
Read more 12. Oi äiti - O mother 1:34
13. Pommaripoika - Lucky lad 2:08
14. Istuinpa sänkys laidalla - I sat on thy bed 2:36
15. Varför grymtar du? - Why are you sad? 0:54
16. En sjöman är så litet estimerad - A seaman enjoys little esteem 2:20
17. Tuolla mun kultani - Yonder my sweetheart 2:17
18. Illan hiljaisuudessa - In the still of the evening 4:33
19. Tuu tuu tupakkarulla - Lully my baby 2:14

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MeNaiset, vocal ensemble
Heikki Laitinen, singer
Von & Af
Tellu Turkka, singer
Meri Tiitola, singer
Tallari, folk music group
Erik Siikasaari, bass
Sanna Kurki-Suonio, singer
Pia Rask
Sirkka Moström, singer
Marianne Maans, singer

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Works on This Recording

1. I heard the voice by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menaiset
Notes: arr. M. Kallberg 
2. Tellu's Polska by Traditional
Performer:  Tellu Virkkala (Soprano)
3. Calling the cows by Traditional

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