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Engel Lund (mezzo-soprano)
Ferdinand Rauter (piano)
Denmark: Sommerdagen (The summer day)
Sweden: Gladelig sjunga vi (Let us sing full of joy)
Germany : Dat du min Leefsten bust
(Love song from the Marshlands of the North Sea)
Jewish: Di mame hot mich geschikt
(Love song); Der rebe Eli Melech (Dance)
England: Souling song
Iceland: Kindur jarma i kofunum
(Nursery song): Thad er svo margt (Feasting song)
All the arrangements for the piano are by Ferdinand Rauter
The third of a series of four programmes of folk songs
Next Friday: Ena Mitchell (soprano) and Denis Weatherley (bass-baritone)


Mezzo-Soprano: Engel Lund
Piano: Ferdinand Rauter
Unknown: Ferdinand Rauter
Soprano: Ena Mitchell
Soprano: Denis Weatherley

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We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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