Dålågjel contains of traditional tunes and songs, arranged and reconstructed into small motifs and fragments with a focus on tonality, rhythm, ornamentation and form.
Commisioned by Jørn Hilme-stemnet, Motvind i Middelalderskogen and Riksscenen, premiere July 2022
Dålågjel are performed by
Hans P. Kjorstad – fiddle, vocal, harmonium, swarmandal and pecussion
Helga Myhr – hardingfele, vocal and percussion
Astrid Garmo – fiddle, hardanger fiddle, vocal, tanpura, mouth harp and percussion
Rasmus Kjorstad – octav fiddle, fiddle, vocal and langeleik
Kenneth Lien – fiddle, vocal, mouth harp, lyre.
Photo by Nabeeh Samaan at Motvind i Middelalderskogen 2022