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HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE – Sigmund Groven

DIMITRI TIOMKIN: DOWN UNDER · THEME FROM THE SUNDOWNERS, JOHN LENNON, PAUL MCCARTNEY: HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE · TWO BEATLE-GIRLS: ELEANOR AND MICHELLE · YESTERDAY · NORWEGIAN WOOD, REWAZ LAGIDZE: TBILISO, SIGMUND GROVEN: NORDIC NIGHT (NORDISmore…K NATT) · GLORIA · SENTIMENTANGO, SIR GEORGE MARTIN: WESTWARD, LOOK! · OLD BOSTON · NEW YORK, NEW YORK · ADAGIETTO FOR HARMONICA AND STRINGS, V. SOLOWIOW-SIEDOJ: MIDNIGHT IN MOSCOW

Sigmund Groven · Harald Aadland · The Norwegian Radio Orchestra · John Wilson

Brilliant release from Sigmund Groven and Sir George Martin!

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Music from Sigmund Groven and Sir George Martin

This time, Sigmund Groven has teamed up with renowned Sir George Martin, former producer of The Beatles. Sir Martin has for a long time been a fan of Groven and on the album Here, there and everywhere, he has arranged a number of Beatles songs for Groven. In addition to the Beatles classics, Groven has included Russian folk tunes, film music from Hollywood as well as his own compositions. Here we find music from the world of pop, but also contemporary and traditional melodies. Groven masters all these genres, superbly accompanied by The Norwegian Radio Orchestra, conducted by John Wilson. There are also compositions by Sir Martin that Groven has had the honor of recording for the first time. Sir Martin´s exciting compositions are perfect for Groven brilliant feel and technical skill. Here, There and Everywhere is a beautiful and evocative album, and makes it absolutely clear that Groven is one of the world´s best harmonica players.

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New works by Sir George Martin on Sigmund Groven´s new CD.

From Erik Bye to Flåklypa Grand Prix

Sigmund Groven is not just the harmonica´s top ambassador, but also Norway´s. His concert repertoire has always included a range of different styles, from folk music to Bach, via his own compositions to Norwegian contemporary music and scores for films and TV series. Groven has toured on every continent, to panegyric reviews, and has had a number of works specially composed for his.

New works by Sir George Martin

In addition to Beatles classics such as "Michelle", "Eleanore Rigby", "Norwegian Wood" and "Yesterday", Groven has included Russian folk tunes, film music from Hollywood as well as his own compositions. The album features music from he world of pop, but presents also contemporary and traditional melodies. Groven masters all these genres and delivers a variety of wonderful performances, superbly accompanied by The Norwegian Radio Orchestra conducted by John Wilson. Here we also find recordings by Sir George Martin that Groven has the honor of playing for the first time. Sir Martin´s exciting compositions are perfect for Groven´ brilliant feeling and technical skill. Sir Martin was a good friend of Tommy Reilly, Groven´s mentor, and composed and arranged for him. Later he became an avid supporter of Groven.

World Class Harmonica Performer

Here, There and Everywhere is a beautiful and evocative album and Groven shows again that he is among the the top harmonica players in the world. His sense of musical variations, and his finely tuned technique makes him a very popular musician, both with audiences and critics.
– In the right hands it can humble harmonica is an advanced instrument of great beauty. Sigmund Groven, like Tommy Reilly and Larry Adler before him, taking full advantage of the harmonicas´ great range and sound possibilities. He is a brilliant musician and is today arguably one of the finest harmonica performers in the world, says an impressed Sir George Martin.

Dimitri Tiomkin |Harald Aadland |John Lennon |John Wilson |Paul McCartney |Pete Knutsen |Sigmund Groven |Sir George Martin |V. Solowiow-Siedoj

Release date: 01.11.2004

EAN : 7033662041978

Cat.No.: GRCD4197

Priskategori : CD