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Slumberland
Roland Zoss, a master of soft sounds
takes you to the realm of childhood - to Slumberland with two magic albums



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Coverwork by Holger Schöpflin, © 2004

Sleep is precious - and dreams are sacred! The lullabys «Slumberland» sung originally in Swiss dialect sound as if they were ancient tunes. Roland Zoss, Swiss childrens singer and novelist composed this touching album and plays it with musicians from Ireland, Persia, Sweden and Austria and Switzerland. They bring us to the place we all come from: to the land of our childhood. The voices are done by Shirley Grimes and Roland Zoss.
You find us on iTunes
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Here you find our newest album without words: ÄngelsMusic A meditation about 9 angels for children.




Slumberland band in the studio: Wolfi Zwiauer, Shirley Grimes, Roland Zoss, Asita Hamidi, Björn Meyer.

Swiss distribution by Sound Service
Slumberland-CD 1:
ISBN 3-908250-85-4, CHF 29.–/ € 19.–

Downloads
Roland Zoss also featured by
Michael Mish
on iTunes, ExLibris, EMusic.

Lyrics and Compositions by Roland Zoss © 2004

Recording, mix and mastering:
Helge van Dyk
Studios:
Backyard Berne & Powerplay Maur / Switzerland

CD Slumberland 1

1.Train to Slumberland, (mp3)
2. Lila-lu-la (Man in the Moon) (mp3)
3. The little prince
4. ***Unicorn (english by Colette Mc Devitt)
5. A thousand tiny snowflakes
6. Great Lord - small toad
7. Star trip
8. I love you
9. Come Mama
10. The Sandman
11. Ship to the Great Bear
12. My little flute
13. I hear a bell (trad. Swiss)
14. Sleep little baby (Nanna-na-na)

Listen to some more Slumberland songs on the Swiss Music Site: mx3!


 

 

 

 

 

 



CD Slumberland 2

1 The ship leaves 5’00
2 Song to the animals 2’48
3 The tiny witch 2’21
4 Ghost song 2’22
5 Come my baby sleep 1’00
6 *** Bärengeburi-Bubuland 2’27
7 The white wind 2’47
8 Maimona 1’47
9 The island 2’37
10 **Der Wal 4’42 (La baleine, / The Whale )
11 The sandman 1’42
12 On the milky way 1’36
13 The hairy fairy (Duett) 2’22
14 Dear God 1’14
15 My handful of heart 2’32
16 Sunbeam (Song to the newborn) 3’57

*** Bärengeburi-Bubuland also on the world music album Putumayo «European Playground»










Vocals:

Shirley Grimes • Roland Zoss • Lea Zoss • Stefanie Yeboah

Music:
Asita Hamidi: Harp
Wolfgang Zwiauer: Guitar, Bass, Udu, Metallophone, Melodica
Shirley Grimes: Guitar

Björn Meyer: Tenor-Guitar, Bass, Udu, Joe McHugh: Percussions, Tin Whistle, Low Whistle, Uillean Pipes
Roland Zoss: Guitar, Glass harp





Helge van Dyk, Asita in the Studio


Schlummerland-Trio • circus tour 2007




jimmy flitz
Children concerts • tour dates



Awards

1992 Honorary Doctor of Literature, XIII.World Congress of Poets, Haifa
 
1993 Literary award of Berne for the story:"The Island beyond the Moon "

2000 - 2006 "Golden crown awards"! for childrens works

Reviews and photos

Swiss International Airlines, review «Tales and tunes of Roland Zoss» (PDF)







Xenegugeli, 26 animated pictures.
The ABC masterpiece on the iPhone.

xenegugeli

 


Other childrens song by Roland Zoss
Fly my bird - song for SWISS Air Lines
"Xenegugeli"- ABC-song

JimmyFlitz - mouse rock
Eseli Elia - raï pop

Fairy tales in Swiss
Rumpelstilzli - fairy tale
Schneewyttli - fairy tale


Songs for ancient children
Rock and Songpoetry


 

 
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account: eolo@rolandzoss.com

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Roland Zoss, Berne,
IBAN CH57 0900 0000 917920208

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