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About Langsomt Mot Nord
Langsomt Mot Nord is the creation of Ola Snortheim, one of Norway's most renown
drummers. He has been a member of many bands, and was the drummer in
De Press and
Ola was raised in an environment of Norwegian traditional music, much because of Ola's
father, Olav Snortheim, who was one of the foremost
perfomers of the traditional instruments in all of Norway.
The idea behind Langsomt Mot Nord has been to create modern music, based on the
traditional Norwegian folk-music Ola was raised with – and had turned over to him
by his father – fused with elements and methods from electonic- and
Many Langsomt Mot Nord productions are based on older recordings of Olav Snortheim,
witch are processed and placed in an orchestral environment.
The rest of the productions are either based on other traditional tunes – or are
based on material composed by LMN; mostly by Ola Snortheim, but also by his
Ola created the three original LMN-albums in partnership with one additional
musican/producer. There were different partners on each album:
Ola Snortheim + Jørn Christensen
Ola Snortheim + Morgan Lindstrøm
Ola Snortheim + Espen Beranek Holm
Many prominent Norwegian soloist have been contributing to the albums, who are listed
in the individual album-pages.
Remastering of the three original albums, and creation of a new album comprising a
collection of recordings featuring Olav Snortheim, was initiated in 2016.