Pre-order of Verloren Verleden. You get 2 tracks now (streaming via the free Bandcamp app and also available as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more), plus the complete album the moment it's released.
releases 12 February 2016
€10EUR or more
Compact Disc (CD)
The CD comes in digipak format and includes a 16-page hardcover digibook containing credits and the gorgeous album artwork of photographer Mark Uyl.
Includes digital pre-order of Verloren Verleden.
You get 2 tracks now (streaming via the free Bandcamp app and also available as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more), plus the complete album the moment it's released.
Verloren Verleden features a broad selection of momentous classical and traditional works, reconceived and reimagined within the Árstíðir/Anneke sound-universe.
01 Bist Du bei Mir – Gottfried Stölzel
02 Solveig’s Song (from Peer Gynt) – Edvard Grieg
03 Het Dorp – Jean Ferrat / Friso Wiegersma
04 Russian Lullaby – Irving Berlin
05 Þér ég unni – Árstíðir
06 Londonderry Air (Danny Boy) – Traditional / Frederic Weatherly
07 A Simple Song (from MASS) – Leonard Bernstein / Stephen Schwartz
08 When I Am Laid In Earth (from Dido & Aeneas) – Henry Purcell
09 Heyr Himna Smiður – Kolbeinn Tumason / Þorkell Sigurbjörnsson
10 Pavane – Gabriel Fauré
releases February 12, 2016
Recorded September – December 2015 at Sundlaugin, E7 and Toppstöðin in Reykjavík, Iceland
Mixed by Styrmir Hauksson
Mastered by Darius van Helfteren
Recorded by Árstíðir, Styrmir Hauksson and Finnur Hákonarson
All string arrangements by Karl James Pestka
Edited by Árstíðir
Additional string editing by Viktor Orri Árnason
Het Dorp published by Alleluia Productions (Warner Basart Publishing Group)
Russian Lullaby published by Berlin Irving Music Corp. (Universal Music Publishing)
A Simple Song published by Leonard Bernstein Music Publishing (Universal Music Publishing)
Anneke van Giersbergen — vocals
Daníel Auðunsson — guitar, vocals
Gunnar Már Jakobsson — baritone guitar, vocals
Karl James Pestka — violin, viola, vocals
Ragnar Ólafsson — piano, vocals
Hallgrímur Jónas Jensson — cello on Pavane
Júlía Mogensen — cello on Het Dorp, Russian Lullaby
Unnur Jónsdóttir — cello on Simple Song, Bist Du Bei Mir, Londonderry Air, When I Am Laid in Earth, Solveig’s Song
Margrét Soffía Einarsdóttir and Sigrún Harðardóttir —
violins on Simple Song, Bist Du Bei Mir, Londonderry Air, When I Am Laid in Earth, Solveig’s Song