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Get swept off your feet as Hvalfugl invites you into their alluring universe where tales from the ancient music tradition of Scandinavia are united with the sound of the modern nordic tone. In the intersection between the lightly flowing and the great and heavy, we find the folk trio Hvalfugl - a band that have created a sound that is entirely their own, through beautiful melodies inspired by both the Danish and the Swedish folk music tradition. In this universe the sun can shine from a clear sky, and the rain can fall from a dark and grey November cloud. Hvalfugl’s original compositions are both beautiful and melancholic, and from the first note they create an intimate atmosphere in the space they inhabit with their music. Hvalfugls primary source of inspiration is the Danish and Swedish folk music traditions, in which the melodies were written with the purpose of being easy to play and sing along to

Øjeblikke Vi Husker

Label: Hvalfugl Music
Released: 2020
Track listing: Snefald Over Fjorden; Polardrømme; Funklende Blikke; Forglemmigej; Fraktaler; Under Viadukten; Sommereufori; Dugvåde Asfaltstriber; Regnen Falder Som Sne; Lysning; Vandrer Mig Til Ro; Hold Mig I Hænderne; Der Hvor Alting Ender

Som En Faldskærm

Label: Hvalfugl Music
Released: 2019
Track listing: Himmelbjerget; Jeg Venter Herhjemme; Fragment #1; Opvågning; Vals I Vallonien; Ode Til Birk; Utopi; Mens Vi Sover; Lystrup; Fragment #2; Mellem Bække Og Bakker; Som En Faldskærm.


Hvalfugl: Som En Faldskærm

Read "Som En Faldskærm" reviewed by Anthony Shaw

Hvalfugl is a young Danish trio whose music straddles the awkward boundary between jazz and a rather ill-defined style of instrumental music which might be considered folk. This is despite prominently featuring two instruments which barely feature in the genre--electric guitar and piano. If one is to define a style, it surely shouldn't be ...


Jeppe Lavsen

Jeppe Lavsen is a Danish guitarist and composer. He is most known through his work in Hvalfugl and Abekejser.


Label: Hvalfugl Music
Released: 2017
Track listing: Novemberhymne; Lomborg; Mäsk; By; Stormsvale; Interlude #1; Op Nord; Hvalfugl; Forårsdag; Interlude #2; Listevalsen; Færgen.


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