Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Karjapihassa
3:10
2 Jääkukkia
3:48
3 Yli kukkien
1:35
4 Lauantai-ilta
4:47
5 Agnus Dei
4:40
6 Libera me
12:01
7 O don fatale
5:05
8 In questa reggia
6:21
9 Vissi d’arte
3:34
10 Act II Overture / Hojotoho! Hojotoho!
4:57
11 Siegmund! Sieh auf mich!
18:37
12 War es so schmählich, was ich verbrach?
11:16

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Marja Oja (1972) (tracks 1–4)
baritone vocals:
Hans Hotter (German operatic bass-baritone) (1961-10-02) (tracks 10, 12)
choir vocals:
Swedish Oratorio Chorus (1961-04-07) (tracks 5–6)
composer:
Toivo Kuula (track 1)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (tracks 8–9)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (track 7)
Richard Wagner (1854-06-28 – 1856-03-23) (tracks 10, 10–12)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1874) (tracks 5–6)
Toivo Kuula (1912) (track 3)
Toivo Kuula (1913) (tracks 2, 4)
conductor:
Ulf Söderblom (1961-04-07) (tracks 5–6)
Sir Georg Solti (conductor) (1961-10-02) (tracks 10–12)
Alberto Erede (conductor) (1962-04-08) (tracks 7–9)
librettist:
Giuseppe Adami (track 8)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 9)
Luigi Illica (track 9)
Renato Simoni (track 8)
Richard Wagner (tracks 10–12)
lyricist:
Larin-Kyösti (track 1)
Eino Leino (track 3)
Lauri Pohjanpää (track 4)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Maiju Kuusoja (1961-04-07) (track 5)
orchestra:
Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri (1961-04-07) (tracks 5–6)
Göteborgs Symfoniker (1962-04-08) (tracks 7–9)
soprano vocals:
Anita Välkki (1961-04-07) (tracks 5–6)
Anita Välkki (1961-10-02) (tracks 10–12)
Anita Välkki (1962-04-07) (tracks 8–9)
Anita Välkki (1962-04-08) (track 7)
Anita Välkki (1972) (tracks 1–4)
tenor vocals:
Jon Vickers (tenor) (1961-10-02) (track 11)
premiered at:
[concert] (1914-03-09) (tracks 2, 4)
publisher:
Fazer Music (publisher) (1917) (track 2)
A.E. Lindgren (1918) (track 4)
arrangements:
"Vissi d’arte" from Tosca (for piano, Mikhashoff) (track 9)
Lauantai-ilta, op. 24 no. 1 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
later translated versions:
live recording of:
Messa da requiem: V. Agnus Dei (1961-04-07) (track 5)
Messa da requiem: VII. Libera me (1961-04-07) (track 6)
Die Walküre: Act II. Vorspiel (1961-10-02) (track 10)
Turandot: Atto II, Scena II. “In questa reggia” (Turandot, La folla, Calaf) (1962-04-08) (track 8)
part of:
4 Songs, op. 24 (for voice and piano) (tracks 2, 4)
4 Songs, op. 23 (for voice and piano) (track 3)
Messa da requiem (tracks 5–6)
Turandot: Atto II (track 8)
Tosca: Atto II (track 9)
parts:
recording of:
Jääkukkia, op. 24 no. 2 (for voice and piano) (1972) (track 2)
Karjapihassa, op. 31a no. 2 (1972) (track 1)
Lauantai-ilta, op. 24 no. 1 (for voice and piano) (1972) (track 4)
Yli kukkien, op. 23 no. 3 (for voice and piano) (1972) (track 3)