Sóljuprinsessa

About Sóljuprinsessa

In 1981 during the Midtfyn Festival, Jan Toftlund and Mathilde Bonde made this song one beautiful night. Later it was released on the vinyl record “Maskebal” (1982) by Lasse & Mathilde.
Kim Larsen had his interpretation on “Forklædt som voksen”, Kim Larsen & Bellami, 1986. In 2021, Jógvan Andrias made a Faroese translation and now it is available on all digital platforms.

Original title: Syrenprinsessen
Words: Jan Toftlund
Tune: Mathilde Bonde

Released on the following formats:
Digitally on all major platforms (Spotify, Apple Music, etc.). You can check it out on the player below.

Credits:

 

Musicians:

Jógvan Andrias (vocals, flute)

Teitur Lassen (guitar, electric guitar, piano, violin, arrangement for strings)

Benjamin Petersen (guitar)

Per Ingvaldur Højgaard Petersen (drums, percussion)

Torleik Mortensen (double bass)

Páll Sólstein (valdhorn)

 

Composers/Songwriters:

Jan Toftlund (1949-1990) (author)

Mette Mathilde Bondo (composer)

Jógvan Andrias Joensen (translator)

 

Producers:

Teitur Lassen (production, recordings, mix)

Vinjar Egilsnes Petersen (recordings)

Pola Roy (mastering)

 

Other:

Recording venue: LISA Hoydalar
Cover art: Petur Martin Solmunde
Released by TUTL
Released with support from Mentanargrunnur Landsins and Klaksvíkar
Kommuna.