Erik spiller - Erik is playing

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Recordings with Tommy Bakkelund, trumpet, 2020

All arrangements by Erik Gøthesen

Mitt hjerte alltid vanker - My Heart is always Wandering (Norwegian folk tune)

En morfar i livet (orig. «Ein farfar i livet», Odd Nordstoga)

The Moon is a harsh Mistress (Jimmy Webb)

Om kvelden når det mørkner - In the evening (Norwegian folk tune)

Kunnskap skal styra rike og land



Den politiske sjarlatan - The Political Charlatan

Inspired by Populist Leadership

Risens hjerte - The Heart of the Troll

Under overflaten - Backstage

Men så hør, da - Listen, for Chrissake

Dansen fortsetter - The Dance Continues

Problemet - The Problem



Bakkelund & Gøthesen:

Mulig og umulig kjærlighet - Possible and Impossible Love

Trompet - trompette - trumpet: Tommy Bakkelund

Piano: Erik Gøthesen

Arrangementer - Arrangements: Erik Gøthesen

Konsert på det franske kulturinstituttet i Oslo, januar 2018 (Åpen dag).

Enregistrée à Portes ouvertes, Institut français, Oslo, janvier 2018.

Recorded on Open day at the French Cultural Institute, Oslo, January 2018.


Mitt hjerte alltid vanker/My heart is always wandering (Norwegian folk tune)

Blackbird (Lennon/McCartney)

Om kvelden når det mørkner/In the evening (Norwegian folk tune)

Vitae lux (Frode Alnæs)

The moon is a harsh mistress (Jimmy Webb)

Damer her og damer der/Can't live with them, can't live without them

(Gøthesen, after one of Bakkelund’s ideas)