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Gellin & Borgstrøm
plays
Pilgrim's Chorus
by
R. Wagner
June 10, 1920

Ernst Borgstrøm plays
Tres Jolie by
Waldteufel
Recorded 1920

                           Translation of the above article (partial)

Accordion 11/12 1920


Many a theater director and concert-arranger would have been yellow and green with envy of the migrations that last night went to the theater in Nakskov, to an accordion concert.
There has never been crammed so many people together in the theater as there were last night. Not only was every seat taken including an extra row on the other side of the stage, but through the hallway people stood pressed together, as much as possible. Over 600 tickets were sold.
They treated their high-tech instruments with a tremendous routine, especially Mr Borgstrøm, with real musical understanding. The program spanned such a wide field as the "Doll Lise" to Lumbye's "Drømmebilleder" ("Dream Pictures").
A loud applause for the musicians repeatedly, and forced them relentlessly to play extra numbers.



"Blue Danube Waltz"
Gellin og Borgstrøm
Recorded early 1920's
Picadilly Label

 
 
 
 


 
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