More than 25 years of Orientexpressivity!
Founded 1975, has performed professionally since 1982. Tours all over
Sweden and to Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Germany, Hungary,
Yugoslavia, Bulgaria... Many thousand concerts, lots of radio and TV
programs, five records, two casettes, courses, lectures, books...
Plays new and old traditional music from Scandinavia, Eastern Europe, the
Balkans and Turkey. The concerts range from small intimate programs to
grand-scale stage shows. Pubs, clubsor libraries and concerthalls. Choose a
varied mix from the groups extensive repertoar or concentrate on your
favourite blend. Also dance programs, school programs, workshops, lectures...
Owe Ronström - violin, bagpipe
Dan Lundberg - clarinet, saxophone
Ismet Lolic - accordeon
Anders Sjöberg - guitar, bouzouki
Bosse Nordenfelt - double bass, guitar.
Among the eminent guest stars of Orientexpressen are:
Gunnel J Mauritzson - leading Swedish folk singer
Lars Bo Kujahn - oriental percussionist from Copenhagen
Kalman Balogh - cimbalom virtuoso from Budapest
Ziya Aytekin - master folk musician from Turkey
Kostadin Varimezov - master of Bulgarian bagpipes