In Sweden, a “red thread” means the connecting dots in a story – the theme. The theme with our first CD is a celebration of that we are all connected, and that we all have a unique story to be told and heard. This is a sharing of our story, in Swedish tunes.
Click on each song to find details about the song history and why each song was selected, as well as full lyrics in Swedish and English.
CD: “A Red Thread of Destiny”
- Värmlandsvisan (Dear old Stockholm)
- Kärleken kommer, kärleken går (Love comes, love goes)
- Balladen om herr Fredrik Åkare och den söta fröken Cecilia Lind (The ballad about Fredrik Åkare and the sweet miss Cecilia Lind)
- Båtlåt (Boat song)
- Visa från Utanmyra (Tune from Utanmyra)
- Kristallen den fina (The crystal so fine)
- Av längtan till dig (In longing for you)
- Dear old Stockholm (piano solo)
Produced and mixed at Diamond Audio Productions, San Francisco, April 2015
Photo location: The Norweigan Seaman’s Church/The Swedish Church in San Francisco