Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 4: I. Tempo molto moderato, quasi adagio
Jean Sibelius 9:41
2 Symphony no. 4: II. Allegro molto vivace
Jean Sibelius 4:38
3 Symphony no. 4: III. Il tempo largo
Jean Sibelius 9:25
4 Symphony no. 4: IV. Allegro
Jean Sibelius 9:21
5 Luonnotar
Jean Sibelius 9:18
6 Finlandia
Jean Sibelius 7:57

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1900-07-02) (track 6)
balance engineer:
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1980-03) (tracks 5–6)
composer:
Jean Sibelius (1899) (track 6)
Jean Sibelius (1910 – 1911) (tracks 1–4)
Jean Sibelius (1913) (track 5)
conductor:
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1980-03) (tracks 1–6)
dedicated to:
Aino Ackté (track 5)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 5)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1980-03) (tracks 1–6)
producer:
Andrew Cornall (engineer / producer) (tracks 5–6)
revised by:
Jean Sibelius (1900) (track 6)
soprano vocals:
Elisabeth Söderström (1980-03) (track 5)
premiered at:
Konsertti (1900-07-02) (track 6)
Three Choirs Festival (1913-09-10) (track 5)
publisher:
Breitkopf & Härtel (1905) (track 6)
Breitkopf & Härtel (1915) (track 5)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1980-03) (tracks 5–6)
part of:
Works of Jean Sibelius by opus number (number: op. 26) (track 6)
Works of Jean Sibelius by opus number (number: op. 70) (track 5)
arrangements:
Finlandia (Nightwish’s version) (track 6)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for piano) (track 6)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for organ, Fricker) (track 6)
Finlandia, op. 26 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir, arr. Jorma Panula) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for male choir) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in F major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in A-flat major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 6)
Hymne de Finlandia, op. 26 no. 1 (for guitar, transcr. Unger) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Be Still My Soul (track 6)
Gweddi Dros Gymru ("Dros Gymru'n gwlad, o Dad dyrchafwn gri" (Finlandia)) (track 6)
Vegli al mattino (track 6)
We Rest on Thee (track 6)
later versions:
Luonnotar, op. 70 (for voice and piano) (track 5)
part of:
Symphony no. 4 in A minor, op. 63 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:
Finlandia, op. 26 (for orchestra) (1980-03) (track 6)
Luonnotar, op. 70 (for soprano and orchestra) (1980-03) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
version of:

Release

ASIN: US: B00000E2KD [info]