To the Soul

Release date: 2012-04-11

Track listing:

1. Gas Station

2. Terribly Dark

3. The Wild Bali Nights

4. California

5. Saying Goodbye

6. Farmor

7. Picking Apples

8. Hands

9. Enchanted

10. Postcard

11. In Every Crowd

12. Gold

 

Format: 12″ vinyl/CD/Digital

Label: RMV Gramofon

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Music and lyrics by Frida Hyvönen

Produced by Jari Haapalainen and Frida Hyvönen

Mixed by Lasse Mårtén, assisted by Jari Haapalainen and Frida Hyvönen

Recording engineer: Linn Fijal

 

Arrangements on “Saying Goodbye”, “Farmor”, “Hands”, “In Every Crowd” and “Gold” by Matti Bye

String arrangements on “Enchanted” by Frida Hyvönen

Horn arrangements on “Enchanted” by Matti Bye

 

Recorded at Rixmixningsverket Studio, Stockholm

Vocals on “Terribly Dark” and Hammond Organ on “Picking Apples” recorded at Konst & Ramar Studio by Jari Haapalainen

Mastered by Henrik Jonsson at Masters Of Audio, Stockholm

Art direction and design by Patric Leo

Photography by Knotan

 

The players:

Frida Hyvönen – Vocals, grand piano, background vocals

Jari Haapalainen – Drums, tambourine, claves, clapping, cowbells. Track 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10

Daniel Bingert – Synthesizer, grand piano, bass, mellotron, vibraphone, maracas, clapping, castanets, hammond organ, ukulele, flute. All tracks except 11

Andreas Werliin – Drums, tambourine. Track 2, 7, 8, 12

Per Eklund – Drums. Track 9, 10

Reine Fiske – Electric guitar. Track 10

Matti Bye – Calesta, vibraphone, tubular bells, glockenspiel, bells. Track 5, 6, 8, 11, 12

Anna Rodell – Violin. Track 1, 9, 11, 12

Malin – My-Wall – Violin. Track 1,5, 6, 8,  9, 11, 12

Anne Pajunen – Viola. Track 1, 9, 11, 12

Jonna Inge – Alto viol. Track 5, 6, 8

Leo Svensson Sander – Cello, saw. Track 1, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 12

Johanna Dahl – Cello. Track 5, 6, 8

Lisa Bodelius – Trombone. Track 9

Gustav Rådström – Clarinet. Track 5, 6, 8, 9

Matilda Blomqvist – Alto flute. Track 5, 7, 12

Stina Ulrika Hellberg – Harp. Track 2, 3, 5, 8, 11

Ellekari Sander – Background vocals. Track 1, 2, 5, 7, 9, 12

David Sandström – Background vocals. Track 7, 9

Marlene Johansson Erlandsson – Background vocals. Track 12

Simon Forsman – Clapping. Track 4