Otto Trads

Real Name:
Otto Trads
Profile:
Danish folk fiddler (1904-1989) from Haverslev, Himmerland.
One of the important figures in passing on the old traditional music of Himmerland. He became a member of Rebildspillemændene - and a number of younger musicians like Lars Lilholt and Klaus Pindstrup often refer to Otto Trads as one of their major musical inspirations.

Other musicians of the Trads family:
- the father: Jens Nielsen Trads (1859-1916)
- and the other Trads brothers:
Kristian Trads, violin (real name: Niels Kristian Nielsen Trads), 1889-1962
Niels Trads, violin, cello and trumpet (real name: Niels Nielsen Trads), 1893-1977
Jens Trads, violin and trombone (real name: Jens Ravnkilde Nielsen Trads), 1896-1977
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Artist

Otto Trads Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

STUK 12003 Otto Trads - Spillemændene Fra Himmerland album art Spillemændene Fra Himmerland Spillemændene Fra Himmerland - Spillemændene Fra Himmerland(LP, Album) Stuk STUK 12003 Denmark 1974 Sell This Version
STUK 407 Otto Trads - Liegstouw album art Spillemændene Fra Himmerland Spillemændene Fra Himmerland - Liegstouw(LP, Album) Stuk STUK 407 Denmark 1975 Sell This Version
XENLP 4 Otto Trads - Himmerlandsbal album art Rebildspillemændene Rebildspillemændene - Himmerlandsbal(LP) Xenia XENLP 4 Denmark 1981 Sell This Version
FMHR 9701 Otto Trads - Solo album art Klaus Pindstrup Gammel Trekant Klaus Pindstrup - Solo(CD) Folkemusikhusringen FMHR 9701 Denmark 1997 Sell This Version
DFS 11/12 Otto Trads - Anders Chr. N. Christensen: Vildspil Og Nodespil album art Various Tyroler Svejtrit Various - Anders Chr. N. Christensen: Vildspil Og Nodespil(2xCD) Crow Records (6) DFS 11/12 Denmark 2011 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

XENLP 4 Otto Trads - Himmerlandsbal album art Rebildspillemændene Den Første Hopsa and 2 more… Rebildspillemændene - Himmerlandsbal(LP) Xenia XENLP 4 Denmark 1981 Sell This Version
FMHR 9701 Otto Trads - Solo album art Klaus Pindstrup Gammel Vals and 5 more… Klaus Pindstrup - Solo(CD) Folkemusikhusringen FMHR 9701 Denmark 1997 Sell This Version