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Folk Spot 2017
A series of concerts recorded at The Tønder Festival in Denmark
in August of 2017

On RootsWorld Radio the week of December 4th

Floating Sofa Quartet
Floating Sofa Quartet

Their repertoire is a mixture of original compositions and traditional pieces from their respective countries, performed with igreat harmonies, intensity, humor and the warm sound of wooden instruments. Floating Sofa Quartet is: Mads Kjøller-Henningsen [Denmark] - wooden flute & swedish bagpipes; Leija Lautamaja [Finland] - 2,5-row melodeon & harmonium; Clara Tesch [Denmark] - fiddle; Malte Zeberg [Sweden] - double bass.


Audio courtesy of our partners at RadioFolk.dk

Their newest recording is The moon we watch is the same

Find the band online at www.floatingsofaquartet.com

The band writes:
Floating Sofa Quartet is a modern Nordic folk music ensemble consisting of four young musicians from Denmark, Sweden and Finland. With a unique combination of instruments this quartet performs handmade music with a scent of dewy pine trees, salty sea breezes, and freshly brewed coffee. Their repertoire is a mixture of own compositions and traditional pieces from their respective countries; tender melodies and feisty dance tunes are performed with intriguing harmonies, intensity, humor and the warm acoustic sound of wooden instruments. Take a seat on the sofa and float away!

         

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