This song is famous in Norway through recordings and performances by Wenche Myhre. She recorded the song for the first time in 1983 and it has been a part of her repertoire ever since.
It is composed by Austrian composer and artist Udo Jürgens who has recorded the song himself. The lyrics is by German lyricist Wolfgang Hofer.
This arrangement present the song in a swinging shuffle-style with opportunities to "open up" for solos and improvisations.
IDAR TORSKANGERPOLL (1970)
Idar was born in a small village called Torskangerpoll in the western part of Norway.
He grew up in a family where everyone played in the local wind-band. Idar attended the Universities of Trondheim and Oslo, where he studied composition on Master-degree level. His production spans from music for beginning band via chamber-music pieces to symphonies for band and solo-concertos. Idar is also active as conductor for bands all over Norway, and as a lecturer and teacher on courses arranged by the Norwegian Band Federation. All of Idar’s published works are available from Norsk Noteservice as.
SOUND SAMPLE RECORDED BY NOTESERVICE WIND BAND, CONDUCTED BY BJØRN BREISTEIN
Full recording available on "Lime Tree Islet - New Music for Flexible Instrumentation - Demo Tracks 2017-2018"
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FLEX 5 SHOWBLOW
This is our all time favorite flexible serie which has been a part of our catalogue since the 90's. Here you will find a wide variety of entertainment music from all decades arranged for 5-part instrumentation playable for quintets up to full Brass- and Concert Bands. Level of difficulty: from 2,5 to 3.
The works in the series are in five parts (plus optional parts for Bass Guitar and Drums) and will have the following instrumentation:
Instrumental parts: Woodwind instruments: Brass instruments:
Part 1, C Flute, Oboe
Part 1, Eb Eb Clarinet Eb Cornet
Part 1, Bb Bb Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone Bb Trumpet,Bb Cornet, Flugelhorn
Part 2, Bb Bb Clarinet Bb Trumpet,Bb Cornet, Flugelhorn
Part 2, Eb Alto Saxophone, Alto Clarinet Eb Alto Horn
Part 3, Eb Alto Saxophone, Alto Clarinet Eb Alto Horn
Part 3, F F Horn
Part 3, Bb Tenor Saxophone Bb Tenor Horn, Baritone/Euphonium
Part 3, C (B.C.) Trombone, Baritone/Euphonium (B.C.)
Part 4, Bb Tenor Saxophone, Bass Clarinet Bb Tenor Horn, Baritone/Euphonium
Part 4, C (B.C.) Bassoon Trombone, Baritone/Euphonium (B.C.)
Part 5, Eb Baritone Saxophone Eb Tuba (T.C.)
Part 5, Bb Bb Tuba (T.C.)
Part 5, C (B.C.) Bassoon Tuba (B.C.)
Additional parts :
(Part 5 w/chords) Electric Bass, Accoustic String Bass
Keyboards ( Piano, Synthesizer etc. ) or Guitar
Drums Drum Set ( Battery ) - for one player
or separated ( B.D., S.D., Cymbals, add. percussion ) - for min. 3 players
Bells, Xylophone or other melodic percussion can use Part 1,C
|Instrumentation||Brass band, Flexible instrumentation|
|Series||Noteservice Flex 5 Showblow|
|Band catalogue||European Band Catalogue 2017|