Rolandskvadet [...]

Norwegian ballad which retells the story of the chanson de Roland. Also referred to as Roland og Magnus Kongen. Wikipedia Entry

There are two tunes , The more common is Faroese in origin and has a refrain (tune 1). The other tune (tune 2) was collected in Norway prior to 1850



Tune 1

Tune 2 From Google Books - Norske folkeviser By Magnus Brostrup Landstad, Olea Styhr Crøger, Ludvig Matthias Lindemann p 873 text on pp 169 cf

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