yodeller


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a singer who changes register rapidly (popular is Swiss folk songs)

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But Alice Babs and others combined yodel with swing, in songs like "The yodeller jazz" ("Joddlar-jazzen"), "Yodel swing" ("Joddelswing"), or "Yodel in swing.
The group is even flying in a yodeller named Lissie and the HofbrAA$?
Rolling Stone From Texas - written by an old country yodeller called Don Walser.
It's often a bass or tenor drone, topped with the work of a cantor, a mosque's muezzin or a yodeller or someone who manages a vocal scream or whistle.
This week, the little Dublin yodeller was listening as bandmate The Edge formally announced the worst kept secret in showbusiness - that U2 were to headline Glastonbury.
One man said although he hadn't got a whistle, he was, in fact, a good yodeller.
Removing a 10ft wooden pipe from the wall, a yodeller asked: "Would anybody like to play on my big flugelhorn?
It shows him at his most relaxed, switching from the spine-tingling melodrama of Bridge Over Troubled Water to a spontaneous rendition of The Happy Yodeller and a bluesy version of Santa Claus is Back in Town, complete with an undeleted expletive.
Hermann Haertel, a professional yodeller who runs a course in Graz, believes that the time is long overdue for a revival.
But he again showed his tough side when he told yodeller Bobby Barfoot that he wanted him to sing from behind a screen because he was so bad.
On the night, they introduced me as the Legendary Bill Gore from Birmingham - a world champion yodeller.
Hairs under his arms, voice breaking like a Tyrolean yodeller and spots exploding all over his forehead, my 15-year-old son has reached a defining moment on the rocky road to manhood.
The comedians T E Dunhill, Nat Jackley and Reg Dixon, all came from Coventry as well as the singer and yodeller Frank Ifield.
But for all her athleticism and adaptability - eastern Queen on Candyland, yodeller on Wind It Up - there's a lack of emotional depth.
The famous Yodeller, who left Coventry for Australia when he was nine, has been placed seventh in the all time Top 10 acts from the Midlands, one spot above The Specials.