Real Name:
Svante Edvin Pettersson
Profile:
Svante Pettersson from the Island Gotland, Sweden, born on May 29, 1911 in Bjärs, Lärbro parish, dead on Novevember 10, 1994 in Visby, worked actually as a bank accountant in Lärbro during his life, but is best known as one of Gotland's most important fiddlers during the 20th century. Svante Pettersson was also a composer, with "Gotländsk sommarnatt" as one of his most memorable compositions.

Svante Pettersson came from a family with musical talents and became himself also known for these talents around the Island, and especially then for his ability to play fiddle. This led to that he, and together with other fiddlers on the Island Gotland, started Nordergutarnas Spelmanslag in 1948.
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Svante Pettersson Discography Tracks

21 518 EPH Svante Pettersson - Northern Moods album art Zacharias And His Magic Violins* Midsummernight In Gotland = Gotländsk Sommarnatt (as Pettersson) Zacharias And His Magic Violins* - Northern Moods(7", EP) Polydor 21 518 EPH Germany 1959 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - Temptation / Homesick For New England album art Roger Williams (2) Homesick For New England (as Pettersson) Roger Williams (2) - Temptation / Homesick For New England (Single) Kapp Records US 1960 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - Temptation album art Roger Williams (2) Homesick For New England (as Pettersson) Roger Williams (2) - Temptation (Album) Kapp Records US 1960 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - Lykkeliten album art Carli Tornehave Gotländsk Sommarnatt (as S. Pettersson) Carli Tornehave - Lykkeliten (EP) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice Norway 1960 Sell This Version
TS 433 Svante Pettersson - Karjalan Perintö / Hiljainen Kesäyö album art Lasse Huurre Hiljainen Kesäyö (Gotländsk Sommarnatt) Lasse Huurre - Karjalan Perintö / Hiljainen Kesäyö(7", Single) Triola TS 433 Finland 1960 Sell This Version
KNEP 121 Svante Pettersson - Fröken Johansson Och Jag album art Lily Berglund Gotländsk Sommarnatt (as Pettersson) Lily Berglund - Fröken Johansson Och Jag(7", Single) Knäppupp KNEP 121 Sweden 1960 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - It Takes Love album art Jane Morgan Homesick For New England (as Pettersson) Jane Morgan - It Takes Love (Single) Kapp Records US 1961 Sell This Version
KLP 5 Svante Pettersson - Århundradets Melodier 1900-1960 album art Brita Borg Gotländsk Sommarnatt (as Pettersson) Brita Borg - Århundradets Melodier 1900-1960(LP) Knäppupp KLP 5 Sweden 1961 Sell This Version
SXP 4033 Svante Pettersson - Calle Schevens Vals album art Anders Börje Gotländsk Sommarnatt (as Petterson) Anders Börje - Calle Schevens Vals(7", EP) Sonet SXP 4033 Sweden 1961 Sell This Version
UH 9529 Carla Van Renesse Op 'N Zachte Zomeravond (Gottland Summernight) (as Svante - Pettersson) Carla Van Renesse - Als Je Thuis Komt(7", Single) CNR UH 9529 Netherlands 1961 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - Ein Neuer Klang Erobert Die Welt album art Bert Kaempfert Und Sein Orchester* Midsummernight In Gotland (as Petterson) Bert Kaempfert Und Sein Orchester* - Ein Neuer Klang Erobert Die Welt (Comp) Polydor, Polydor Germany 1962 Sell This Version
SLPHM 237 122 Svante Pettersson - A New Sound Captures The World -Ein Neuer Klang Erobert Die Welt album art Bert Kaempfert Und Sein Orchester* Midsummernight In Gotland (as Petterson) Bert Kaempfert Und Sein Orchester* - A New Sound Captures The World -Ein Neuer Klang Erobert Die Welt(LP, Comp) Polydor SLPHM 237 122 South Africa 1962 Sell This Version
24 686 Svante Pettersson - Midsummernight In Gotland / Holiday In Scotland album art Bert Kaempfert Und Sein Orchester* Midsummernight In Gotland (as Pettersson) Bert Kaempfert Und Sein Orchester* - Midsummernight In Gotland / Holiday In Scotland(7", Single, Mono) Polydor 24 686 Germany 1962 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - Tall Man With A Horn album art Jimmy Sedlar And His Orchestra Homesick For New England Jimmy Sedlar And His Orchestra - Tall Man With A Horn Kapp Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - Göingeflickorna album art Göingeflickorna Gotländsk Sommarnatt Göingeflickorna - Göingeflickorna (Comp) Karusell Sweden 1966 Sell This Version
Svante Pettersson - Gotländsk Sommarnatt / Josefin album art Gothlands Får Gotländsk Sommarnatt Gothlands Får - Gotländsk Sommarnatt / Josefin (Single) Columbia Norway 1968 Sell This Version
45-1152 Svante Pettersson - Gotlandsk Sommernat album art Eugen Tajmer Gotlandsk Sommernat Eugen Tajmer - Gotlandsk Sommernat(7") RCA 45-1152 Denmark 1968 Sell This Version
MXLP 01 Svante Pettersson - Gotland I Ord Och Ton album art Various Nycklarnas Sång (as S. Pettersson) and 3 more… Various - Gotland I Ord Och Ton(LP, Comp) Mixett MXLP 01 Sweden 1969 Sell This Version
LPS-L 001 Svante Pettersson - Vad Gör Egentligen Algerna På Vintern? album art Various Sol I Gynnar Hällä (as S. Pettersson) Various - Vad Gör Egentligen Algerna På Vintern?(LP) Scam Records (2) LPS-L 001 Sweden 1974 Sell This Version
MXS 03 Svante Pettersson - Sjunger Gotländsk Sommarnatt album art Kristina Stobæus Gotländsk Sommarnatt Kristina Stobæus - Sjunger Gotländsk Sommarnatt(7", Single) Mixett MXS 03 Sweden 1974 Sell This Version
ARD 1727 Svante Pettersson - Sverige I Toner (Smorgasbord In Music) album art Unknown Artist Gotländsk Sommarnatt Unknown Artist - Sverige I Toner (Smorgasbord In Music)(LP) Moondisc ARD 1727 Sweden 1976 Sell This Version
YSPL 1-587 Svante Pettersson - Scandinavian Design album art Arne Domnérus & His Orchestra* Gotländsk Sommarnatt Arne Domnérus & His Orchestra* - Scandinavian Design(LP) RCA YSPL 1-587 Sweden 1977 Sell This Version
BB 001 Svante Pettersson - Bra Musik - Sommarskivan album art Various Godländsk Sommarnatt Various - Bra Musik - Sommarskivan(LP, Comp) Bra Musik BB 001 Sweden 1979 Sell This Version
PHONT 7567 Svante Pettersson - Ernie Englund, His Trumpet And The Visby Big Band album art Ernie Englund, Visby Big Band Gotländsk Sommarnatt (as S. Pettersson) Ernie Englund, Visby Big Band - Ernie Englund, His Trumpet And The Visby Big Band(LP) Phontastic PHONT 7567 Sweden 1985 Sell This Version
TMCCCD 114 Curt Haagers Gotländsk Sommarnatt (as S. Pettersson) Curt Haagers - Go' Bitar (Riktiga Vänner)(CD, Album) Team Mariann Compilation TMCCCD 114 Sweden 1989 Sell This Version