Folk music with a personal starting point. Melodic and playful with a penchant for dramatic structures and unexpected elements.
In Wonderland, newly written folk music plays. Traditional Swedish music forms become the starting material for cinematic compositions. The duo has received rave reviews for their frequent sampling and original music. Welcome to our Wonderland!
Since 2009, the group has played on both small and large stages. Including Folkatónleikastevna, Färöarna, Odense Folk Festival, Hagenfesten, Fanø Free Folk Festival 2013, Folkmusikkafeet, Stallet, Sommarmelad, Global Cph, Kråks Herrgård
Erik Dahl: piano, concertina
Anna Cochrane: violin
“An attraction to jazz and chamber music that feels healthy and good. […] It fits very well in our troubled times. ”
4/5, DN, Po Tidholm
“What still strikes one most is the incomparably fine interaction between the two. Rarely have I heard two instrumental parts so compliantly and neatly twist a silver-edged melody. ”
“Cinematic folk music that takes new directions”
The tone is already set in the introductory track, 'Guldpolskan', where they show an almost complete register. Here, as on the entire album, the music is driven forward by the interplay between violin and piano, which takes place in an obvious and pleasant way. ”
The magazine Kulturen