Audio Recording Recording of performance of Kurt Mathiasson, vocals and harmonium, guitar, and accordion, Evanston, Illinois
About this Item
- Recording of performance of Kurt Mathiasson, vocals and harmonium, guitar, and accordion, Evanston, Illinois
- Contributor Names
- Lund, Jens, 1946- (Collector)
- Mathias, Elizabeth (Performer)
- Created / Published
- Evanston, Illinois, May 18, 1977
- Subject Headings
- - Swedish Americans
- - Songs
- - Music
- - Illinois -- Evanston
- - Mr. Kurt Mathiason
- - Recording of performance of Kurt Mathiasson, vocals, harmonium, guitar, accordion; selections include “Har De Som Dovan Ja Vingar” (dirge, hymn); “Salskinnarbjorg” (Sunshine), comments on the harmonium; “Tack for Alt” (thanksgiving song); “Nu Tankar Jag Pa Dej” (guitar and vocals, a children's dance), comments on the guitar's history in Sweden; “Mellum Himmels Host ock Vie” (guitar and voice); “Smal Andsvisan” (guitar and vocal); “Soldatorvisan”; “Soldatans Kona”; “Varmlandvisan”; “Elvira Madigan” (old Swedish melody, learned from grandmother); unnamed song (guitar and voice); “Se Pepito Dansar Tainborito” (guitar and voice), comments on the song's author; “I Corsica” (guitar and voice); “Sjomannsuals” (guitar and voice), Mathiasson describes as waltz, rhythm suggests rhumba; unnamed wa1tz (accordion solo); “Kuasarvalsan” (accordion solo, wa1tz); “Amerikabrevet” (guitar, voca1s), Swedish song with English phrases.
- audiotape reel, 7 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Call number: AFC 1981/004: AFS 20602
- MBRS Shelflist: RXA 1030
- Field Project Identifier: CH77-T079-R
- Source Collection
- Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004)
- American Folklife Center
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Lund, Jens, and Elizabeth Mathias. Recording of performance of Kurt Mathiasson, vocals and harmonium, guitar, and accordion, Evanston, Illinois. Evanston, Illinois, 1977. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20602/.
APA citation style:
Lund, J. & Mathias, E. (1977) Recording of performance of Kurt Mathiasson, vocals and harmonium, guitar, and accordion, Evanston, Illinois. Evanston, Illinois. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20602/.
MLA citation style:
Lund, Jens, and Elizabeth Mathias. Recording of performance of Kurt Mathiasson, vocals and harmonium, guitar, and accordion, Evanston, Illinois. Evanston, Illinois, 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20602/>.