Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cantus Arcticus: Concerto for Birds and Orchestra: I. The Bog Einojuhani Rautavaara 6:52
2 Cantus Arcticus: Concerto for Birds and Orchestra: II. Melancholy Einojuhani Rautavaara 3:53
3 Cantus Arcticus: Concerto for Birds and Orchestra: III. Swans Migrating Einojuhani Rautavaara 6:26
4 Music for "The Tempest" by William Shakespeare, op. 109 Jean Sibelius 3:55
5 Compositions (4) for Orchestra: Lento cantabile Aarre Merikanto 3:32
6 Compositions (4) for Orchestra: Arietta Aarre Merikanto 1:38
7 The Ambush: Adagio Tuomas Kantelinen 4:40
8 Flambeaux éteints, op. 14 Ernest Pingoud 10:33
9 The Iron Age: Suite ('Rauta-aika-sarja'), op. 55: V. Lemminki in Tuonela Aulis Sallinen 4:58
10 Portraits of Country Fiddlers, for orchestra, op. 26: II. The Thinker Pehr Henrik Nordgren 6:05
11 Portraits of Country Fiddlers, for orchestra, op. 26: IV. The Fiddler's Favourite Tune Pehr Henrik Nordgren 4:01
12 Symphony no. 7 "Angel of Light": III. Come un sogno Einojuhani Rautavaara 10:14

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
Savonlinnan Oopperajuhlakuoro (1995-01) (track 9)
composer:
Tuomas Kantelinen (track 7)
Ernest Pingoud (1919) (track 8)
Jean Sibelius (Finnish composer) (1927) (track 4)
Aarre Merikanto (composer) (1932) (tracks 5–6)
Einojuhani Rautavaara (composer) (1972) (tracks 1–3)
Pehr Henrik Nordgren (1976) (tracks 10–11)
Aulis Sallinen (composer) (1983) (tracks 9, 9)
Einojuhani Rautavaara (composer) (1994) (track 12)
conductor:
Juha Kangas (tracks 10–11)
Sakari Oramo (conductor) (track 8)
Oleg Soldatov (track 7)
Max Pommer (conductor) (1989-12 – 1990-06) (tracks 1–3)
Okko Kamu (conductor) (1995-01) (track 9)
Okko Kamu (conductor) (1995) (track 9)
Leif Segerstam (composer and conductor) (1995-08) (track 12)
Tuomas Hannikainen (1997-05) (tracks 5–6)
Leif Segerstam (composer and conductor) (1997-12) (track 4)
engineer:
Helga Hoffmann (1989-12 – 1990-06) (tracks 1–3)
Enno Mäemets (1995-08) (track 12)
Enno Mäemets (1997-05) (tracks 5–6)
orchestra:
Keski‐Pohjanmaan Kamariorkesteri (Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra) (tracks 10–11)
Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra (1989-12 – 1990-06) (tracks 1–3)
Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri (1995) (track 9)
Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri (1995-01) (track 9)
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra (1995-08) (track 12)
Tampere Filharmonia (aka Tampereen kaupunginorkesteri 1947-2002) (1997-05) (tracks 5–6)
Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri (1997-12) (track 4)
producer:
Christian Cerny (tracks 1–3)
Seppo Siirala (tracks 5–6, 12)
revised by:
Einojuhani Rautavaara (composer) (1995) (track 12)
solo violin:
Janne Marttila (1997-05) (track 5)
recorded at:
Bethanienkirche in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1989-12 – 1990-06) (tracks 1–3)
Finlandia‐talo in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1995-08) (track 12)
Tampere-talo in Tampere, Pirkanmaa, Finland (1997-05) (tracks 5–6)
edits:
part of:
Cantus arcticus, op. 61 (order: 1) (track 1)
Neljä orkesterisävellystä (order: 1) (track 5)
Cantus arcticus, op. 61 (order: 2) (track 2)
Pelimannimuotokuvia, op. 26 (order: 2) (track 10)
Cantus arcticus, op. 61 (order: 3) (track 3)
Neljä orkesterisävellystä (order: 3) (track 6)
Symphony no. 7 "Angel of Light" (1995 revision, commonly performed) (order: 3) (track 12)
Pelimannimuotokuvia, op. 26 (order: 4) (track 11)
Stormen Suite no. 1, op. 109 no. 2 (The Tempest, Suite No. 1) (order: 9) (track 4)
recording of:
The Ambush: Adagio (track 7)
Cantus arcticus, op. 61: I. The Bog (1989-12 – 1990-06) (track 1)
Cantus arcticus, op. 61: II. Melancholy (1989-12 – 1990-06) (track 2)
Cantus arcticus, op. 61: III. Swans Migrating (1989-12 – 1990-06) (track 3)
Stormen Suite no. 1, op. 109 no. 2: IX. Der Sturm (The Tempest, Suite No. 1: IX. The Tempest) (1997-12) (track 4)

Release

ASIN:DE: B00000K37G [info]