FOLK TUNE GOAT SLÅTT, THE
Type: Halling 2/4
Family: GEITASLÅTTEN
Person: Arne Bjørndal
WORK Hardingfeleslåtter
Volume: 2
No: 121a
Page: 125
SEE OTHER FOLK TUNES
From the same family:
With the same tuning
TUNING

'Trollstille', 'huldrestille', 'nøringstille', 'grålysingstille'
COMMENTS
B.N.SI. 48. Written down in 1916. Eide learnt this slått in 1898 from Ola Mosafinn of Voss. Cf. Schart No. 8, Lindeman No. 427 and No. 548. See Arne Bjørndal: "Fanitullen eller Daudingen" in Spelmannsbladet 1951, No. 1, pp. 8-11, and Truls Ørpen: "Fanitullen', ibid, No.2, p.10. 0ther names of this slått are "Kjerringa i drivsnøen", "Strilen", "Killebukken", "Den vonde på snøfonni", "Teledropen". The "goat" slått was used in Vik, Sogn, as a "porridge" slått. B.s. Ymis tradisjon etter O. Andr. Brække 1940, p. 31a. The "porridge" slått was the slått played when the porridge was placed on the table during a wedding.

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