Josefine Cronholm

Songs Of The Falling Feather - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9495-2
  • Barcode: 614427949523
  • German Release: 26/03/2010
  • Genre: Vocal Jazz

"Cronholm überwindet nicht nur stilistische Gegensätze: Selten klang Stille verführerischer als auf diesem Album. Pop CD des Monats." STEREOPLAY

No longer available – out of print

“I grew up in the middle of a big forest. You could shout without anyone hearing you, which is something wonderful. For me, everything began with quietness, with the quietness of nature surrounding me. This will always remain rooted deep within me,” explains Josefine Cronholm, the Swedish singer, composer and resident of Copenhagen for many years. On hearing her ACT debut, Songs of the Falling Feather, listeners will quickly understand what she means by this. There hasn’t been a singer like her - someone who makes quietness so enchantingly audible - for a long time. Cronholm’s clear, high voice comes from out of nowhere, developing and weaving around sounds and melodies with a calmness which is quite unique.Substance, rather than effect, is Cronholm’s credo and could well be the reason why this breathtaking voice is only just starting...

line up

Josefine Cronholm / vocals
Henrik Lindstrand / piano, guitars, keyboards, programming
Gustaf Ljunggren / guitars
Gunnar Halle / trumpet
Thommy Andersson / bass
Per Ekdahl / drums
String quartet: Julie & Emilie Eskær , Anna Gwozclz , Iben Teilmann

Recording Information

Music and lyrics by Josefine Cronholm
Arranged by Josefine Cronholm and Henrik Lindstrand
Produced by Henrik Lindstrand
Excecutive Producer: Siegfried Loch

Recorded by Henrik Lindstrand at Sorthus Studio, Copenhagen, 2009, and Kruså Appartment, Copenhagen, 2008
Trumpet recorded by Gunnar Halle at Gunnars Room, Oslo, 2009
String quartet recorded by Lars H Nissen at Sorthus Studio
Mixed by Lars H. Nissen & Mastered by Jørgen Knub at Timeless Recording, Copenhagen