Summer rain

Number: 
2
Artist: 
Hanni Autere
Publishing year: 
2002
Recording year: 
1999––2002

Recorded by Janne Viksten, mixed by Janne Viksten. Recorded in Kallio-Kuninkala, Järvenpää 1999-2002. Mixed at the studio of Sibelius Academy Folk Music Department 1999-2002.

1. Summer Rain

Comp. Hanni Autere, arr. Hanni Autere, Eero Grundström.

A memoir from the summer in Kaustinen, 1997. Raindrops on the surface of a slowly flowing river.

Hanni Autere: violin and voice
Eero Grundström: piano
Petri Hakala: guitar
Timo Myllykangas: double bass

2. Funeral March

Comp. Hanni Autere, arr. Hanni Autere, Eero Grundström.

I played this walking behind the coffin to honour my grandmother's last journey.

Hanni Autere: violin and vocals
Eero Grundström: harmonium

3. Arguing Polska

Comp. Hanni Autere, arr. Hanni Autere, Eero Grundström.

The first performance took place at the party celebrating my aunt and her husband's public defence of their doctoral theses.

Hanni Autere: violin
Eero Grundström: piano

4. Masurkkaamo

Comp. Hanni Autere, arr. Hanni Autere, Maija Karhinen, Matti Laitinen.

A joyful mazurka trio plays sitting in a circle.

Hanni Autere: viola and vocals
Maija Karhinen: accordion and vocals
Matti Laitinen: guitar

5. I Talk to the Trees

Comp. Hanni Autere, lyrics Hanni Autere, Kanteletar.

One of the first pieces where I play and sing simultaneously, first performance in China.

Hanni Autere: violin and vocals

6. Elk Polska

Comp. Hanni Autere, arr. Hanni Autere, Eero Grundström, Timo Myllykangas.

Hanni Autere: violin and vocals
Eero Grundström: piano
Timo Myllykangas: double bass