Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Swan
Camille Saint‐Saëns 3:08
2 Träumerei
Robert Schumann 3:47
3 Air
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:22
4 Largo
George Frideric Handel 6:08
5 Adagio and Rondo (arr. Gregor Piatigorsky)
Carl Maria von Weber 5:40
6 The Bee (arr. Pablo Casals)
François Schubert 1:09
7 Zigeunerweisen (arr. Arto Noras)
Pablo de Sarasate 9:07
8 Vocalise (arr. Leonard Rose)
Sergei Rachmaninov 5:57
9 Rondino, op. 81/2
Jean Sibelius 2:11
10 Elegie, op. 27/1
Jean Sibelius 4:04
11 Romance, op. 78/2
Jean Sibelius 2:57
12 Romance (arr. Ossian Fohlström)
Oskar Merikanto 1:43
13 Berceuse
Armas Järnefelt 3:20
14 Chanson sans paroles, op. 22/1
Toivo Kuula 3:31
15 Menuetto, op. 121/2
Erkki Melartin 2:39
16 Andante religioso
Tauno Marttinen 2:13
17 Adagio
Erkki Salmenhaara 3:28
18 Arioso, op. 26/1
Lauri Saikkola 3:18
19 Elegie
Edith Sohlström 3:15
20 Romance
Ernst Mielck 4:41

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Arto Noras (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (tracks 1, 5–7, 9)
Arto Noras (1976-12-30) (tracks 2–4, 8)
Erkki Rautio (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (tracks 10–20)
cello and piano arranger:
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (track 6)
Gregor Piatigorsky (cellist) (track 5)
organ:
Tapani Valsta (1976-12-30) (tracks 2–4, 8)
piano:
Tapani Valsta (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (tracks 1, 5–7, 9)
Izumi Tateno (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (tracks 10–20)
piano and violin arranger:
Ossian Fohström (track 12)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886) (track 1)
arranger:
Leonard Rose (cellist) (track 8)
Georg Schnéevoigt (conductor, cellist) (track 10)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 3)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 4)
Lauri Saikkola (track 18)
François Schubert (son of Franz Anton Schubert; not the prominent Austrian composer) (track 6)
Edith Sohlström (track 19)
Carl Maria von Weber (1809) (track 5)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1838) (track 2)
Pablo de Sarasate (violinist and composer) (1878) (track 7)
Ernst Mielck (1894) (track 20)
Oskar Merikanto (composer) (1898) (track 12)
Jean Sibelius (1898) (track 10)
Armas Järnefelt (1904) (track 13)
Toivo Kuula (1910) (track 14)
Jean Sibelius (1915) (track 11)
Jean Sibelius (1917) (track 9)
Erkki Melartin (1924) (track 15)
Erkki Salmenhaara (1960) (track 17)
Tauno Marttinen (1962) (track 16)
dedicated to:
Ossian Fohström (track 15)
Kaarlo Sovijärvi (track 14)
producer:
Ilkka Kuusisto (composer) (tracks 1–9)
Jari Tiessalo (tracks 10–20)
recording engineer:
Antti Joki (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (tracks 1, 5–7, 9)
Robert de Godzinsky (1976-12-30) (tracks 2–4, 8)
Robert de Godzinsky (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (tracks 10–20)
recorded at:
Kulttuuritalo (Alppila) in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (tracks 1, 5–7, 9)
Helsingin tuomiokirkko in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1976-12-30) (tracks 2–4, 8)
Järvenpää-talo: Sibelius-sali in Järvenpää, Uusimaa, Finland (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (tracks 10–20)
arrangement of:
14 Romances, op. 34 no. 14: Vocalise (for voice and piano, original version) (track 8)
Andante e rondo ongarese, op. 35 (for viola and orchestra) (track 5)
Berceuse (Kehtolaulu) (for violin and orchestra) (track 13)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (for piano) (track 2)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (part of orig. Carnival of the Animals, for cello and dual piano) (track 1)
Rondino, op. 81 no. 2 (for violin and piano) (track 9)
Zigeunerweisen, op. 20 (for violin and piano) (track 7)
arrangements:
Chanson sans paroles, op. 22 no 1 (for cello and orchestra) (track 14)
Chanson sans paroles, op. 22 no 1 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Romanssi, op. 78 no. 2 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
is based on:
Pohjan neiti (track 12)
is the basis for:
part of:
Sex lätta stycken, op. 121a (for cello and piano) (track 15)
Sonata (for cello and piano) (track 17)
Pieces, op. 22 (track 14)
4 pieces, op. 78 (for violin or cello and piano) (part of collection) (track 11)
recording of:
Romanssi (for cello and piano, arr. Fohström) (track 12)
Romance (for cello and piano) (1894) (track 20)
Adagio and Rondo (arr. Piatigorsky for cello and piano) (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (track 5)
Die Biene, op. 13 no. 9 (arr. Casals for cello and piano) (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (track 6)
Le Carnaval des animaux: XIII. Le Cygne (for cello (or violin) + piano, by composer) (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (track 1)
Rondino, op. 81 no. 2 (catch-all for arrangements) (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (track 9)
Zigeunerweisen, op. 20 (catch-all for arrangements) (1976-12-28 – 1976-12-29) (track 7)
Kinderszenen, op. 15: Träumerei (catch-all for arrangements) (1976-12-30) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (1976-12-30) (track 3)
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" (catch-all for arrangements) (1976-12-30) (track 4)
Vocalise, op. 34 no. 14 (arr. L. Rose for cello and piano) (1976-12-30) (track 8)
Andante religioso (for cello and piano) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 16)
Arioso, op. 26 no. 1 (for cello and piano) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 18)
Berceuse (Kehtolaulu) (catch-all for arrangements) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 13)
Chanson sans paroles, op. 22 no 1 (for violin/cello and piano) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 14)
Elegie (for cello and piano) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 19)
King Christian II, op. 27: II. Elegie (for piano and cello, arr. G. Schneevoight) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 10)
Menuetto, op. 121a no. 2 (for cello and piano) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 15)
Romanssi, op. 78 no. 2 (for violin or cello and piano) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 11)
Sonata: II. Adagio (for cello and piano) (1991-01-03 – 1991-01-07) (track 17)
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