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Jack Berntsen

voc, g, 1940-2010
Singer of World and Folk
A.k.a. Joakim Jan Aril Berntsen

Norwegian philologist and folk singer, born Oct 14, 1940 in Kjøpsvik, Tysfjord. Died Oct 5, 2010. Well kown for his career as folk singer, but also started one of the biggest music festivals in Nordland; Troilltampen and was one of several people who was the folksong club Viseklubben Lovisa. Berntsen had a big inpact on the political movement in the music industry in Norway during the 1970´s with several releases on Plateselskapet Mai. Especialy the song "Bygdevisa (Kor Er Hammaren, Edvard)" from the release 50 Mil For Norge / Bygdevisa (Kor Er Hammaren, Edvard), became a unofficial anthem for the uprising against decentralization in northern parts of Norway in the 1970´s.

     
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Guitar
Genres
  • World
  • Folk
  • Rock
  • Children's Music
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Kor E Hammaren, Edvard? (Bygdevise) on Med Røde Roser - the Best of Jack Berntsen by Jack Berntsen
Lille Bolla Bølla on Lille Bolla Bølla Og Andre Boller by Jack Berntsen
Lille Morten Mort on Ongan I Lofoten by Jack Berntsen
Sovesang Til Steivor on Lille Bolla Bølla Og Andre Boller by Jack Berntsen
Ongan Under Lofotveggen on Ongan I Lofoten by Jack Berntsen
Klappesangen on Lille Bolla Bølla Og Andre Boller by Jack Berntsen
Badestrandsballade on Sommermorgen - Summer in Norway by Various Artists
Bomtur På Austnesfjorn on Lille Bolla Bølla Og Andre Boller by Jack Berntsen
Karamell Og Sukkertøy on Ongan I Lofoten by Jack Berntsen
Det E'kje Så Greitt Å Legg Sæ on Lille Bolla Bølla Og Andre Boller by Jack Berntsen

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
I Ly Av LofotveggenJack Berntsen2013Album
NordoverJack Berntsen1989Compil.
Lille Bolla Bølla Og Andre BollerJack Berntsen1986Album
Badestrandsballade For KorpulenteJack Berntsen1986Single
BussjåførJack Berntsen1986Single
I Ly Av LofotveggenJack Berntsen1984Album
Det E Håp I Hænganes SnøreJack Berntsen1978Album
50 Mil For Norge / Bygdevisa (Kor Er Hammaren, Edvard)Jack Berntsen1974Single
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