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Meeting Benny Andersson

Meeting Benny Andersson

Thank you to everyone who contributed their fantastic stories of meeting Benny. They have been incredible to read, encompassing some very personal meetings. Thanks too for the many great pictures. In the end, I could not include everybody or devote the time required to format everything for the website, so I have put together a pdf which you can read on the site or download. There really are some great stories included. I know there has been a long wait to get to read either yours or others' stories but I am sure you will think that it was…
Benny Anderssons Orkester new single out now

Benny Anderssons Orkester new single out now

Helen Sjöholm and Tommy Körberg provide the vocals on BAO's moving cover of ABBA's One Man, One Woman recorded live in 2019 at Skansen, in Stockholm. The single is available from today in physical and digital formats. One Man, One Woman recorded live at Skansen by Benny Anderssons Orkester The song originally appeared on ABBA's The Album with lead vocals by Frida and while never released as a single, has always been a fan favourite. The original has some Benny Andersson backing vocals on the second verse that have been compared to those of The Beach Boys. We hope…
One Man, One Woman – new BAO single

One Man, One Woman – new BAO single

Benny has just finished mixing a live recording from Skansen in 2019 of Benny Anderssons Orkester with Helen Sjöholm and Tommy Körberg performing the ABBA favourite One Man, One Woman.If all goes to plan it will be released this month! Catalogue number and final artwork will be revealed in the coming weeks.
Benny Anderssons Orkester – The First Eighteen Years

Benny Anderssons Orkester – The First Eighteen Years

With a brand new tour starting on Thursday, today Benny Anderssons Orkester were busy in rehearsals in Stockholm. We are able to bring you some behind the scenes imagery and a few quotes, as well as a guide to one of Benny’s longest running musical adventures. 22 July 2019: Benny Anderssons Orkester in rehearsals ‘Benny Anderssons Orkester’ (BAO for short– English pronunciation ‘bough’) was formed in 2001. In addition to the band leader Benny Andersson (accordion, piano), BAO consists of Kalle Moraeus, Leif Göras, Olle Moraeus and Perra Moraeus (violin, etc. who together make up the respected musical group…
Benny Anderssons Orkester – ‘Bästa Låtarna’ tracklist

Benny Anderssons Orkester – ‘Bästa Låtarna’ tracklist

Planned for release on 14 June is the eagerly awaited 'Best of' compilation by Benny Anderssons Orkester with Helen Sjöholm and Tommy Körberg. The release will be available on vinyl (not on 14 June but before the Summer tour) as well as CD and via the usual digital music outlets. Bästa Låtarna to be released on 14 June. New song 'Om du var jag' is the first release from the 'Best of' album. Tracklist: Cirkus Finemang Lyckan kommer, lyckan går - new track Vår sista dans Det är vi ändå Du är min man Fait Accompli En dag i…