Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Finlandia, op. 26
Jean Sibelius 8:20
2 Elegia (Sinfonisesta sarjasta, op. 4)
Leevi Madetoja 3 5:08
3 Romanssi
Oskar Merikanto 4:40
4 Valse Lente
Oskar Merikanto 3:00
5 Valse triste, op. 44/1
Jean Sibelius 4:41
6 Akselin ja Elinan häävalssi
Heikki Aaltoila 3:21
7 Preludi, op. 7Valse triste, op. 44/1
Heino Kaski 3:48
8 Pelimannit, op. 1: Närböläisten braa speli
Einojuhani Rautavaara 1:56
9 Pelimannit, op. 1: Kopsin Jonas
Einojuhani Rautavaara 1:53
10 Pelimannit, op. 1: Klockar Samuel Dikström
Einojuhani Rautavaara 1:14
11 Pelimannit, op. 1: Pirun polska
Einojuhani Rautavaara 1:42
12 Pelimannit, op. 1: Hypyt
Einojuhani Rautavaara 1:06
13 Häämarssi, op. 3 no. 2
Toivo Kuula 4:02
14 Juhlamarssi (Näytelmästä Prinsessa Ruusunen, op. 22)
Erkki Melartin 1 4:46
15 Tuonelan Joutsen (Lemmikäinen-sarjasta, op. 22)
Jean Sibelius 8:42
16 Preludi orkesterille
Armas Järnefelt 2:48
17 Berceuse (Kehtolaulu)
Armas Järnefelt 3:06
18 Andante festivo
Jean Sibelius 3:45
19 Suomalainen rukous
Taneli Kuusisto 2:43

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1900-07-02) (track 1)
Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1939-01-01) (track 18)
violin:
Maarit Kirvessalo (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 17)
trumpet:
Reino Kotaviita (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 19)
arranger:
Jorma Panula (track 4)
composer:
Heikki Aaltoila (track 6)
Heino Kaski (track 7)
Taneli Kuusisto (track 19)
Leevi Madetoja (track 2)
Erkki Melartin (track 14)
Oskar Merikanto (track 4)
Oskar Merikanto (1891) (track 3)
Jean Sibelius (1895) (track 15)
Jean Sibelius (1899) (track 1)
Armas Järnefelt (1900) (track 16)
Jean Sibelius (1903) (track 5)
Armas Järnefelt (1904) (track 17)
Toivo Kuula (1908) (track 13)
Jean Sibelius (1938) (track 18)
Einojuhani Rautavaara (1952) (tracks 8–12)
conductor:
Jorma Panula (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (tracks 1–19)
dedicated to:
Sigrid Lindberg (track 17)
engineer:
Matti Heinonen (tracks 1–19)
lyricist:
Heikki Aaltoila (track 6)
orchestra:
Turun kaupunginorkesteri (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (tracks 1–19)
orchestrator:
Einojuhani Rautavaara (1972) (tracks 8–12)
producer:
Michael Ponder (tracks 1–19)
revised by:
Jean Sibelius (1900) (track 1)
Jean Sibelius (1904) (track 5)
solo violin:
Maarit Kirvessalo (track 17)
premiered at:
Konsertti (1904-04-25) (track 5)
Konsertti (1900-07-02) (track 1)
publisher:
Breitkopf & Härtel (1905) (tracks 1, 17)
premiered at:
Svenska Teatern in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1904-04-25) (track 5)
recorded at:
Turun konserttitalo in Turku, Varsinais-Suomi, Finland (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (tracks 1–19)
part of:
Works of Jean Sibelius by opus number (number: op. 26) (track 1)
Sibelius-Werkverzeichnis (number: JS 34b) (track 18)
arrangement of:
Häämarssi, op. 3b no. 2 (for piano) (track 13)
Romanssi, op. 12 (for piano) (track 3)
Valse Lente, op. 33 (for piano) (track 4)
arrangements:
Andante festivo, JS 34a (string quartet) (track 18)
Berceuse (Kehtolaulu) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
Finlandia (Nightwish’s version) (track 1)
Finlandia, op. 26 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for organ, Fricker) (track 1)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for piano) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for male choir) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in A-flat major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in F major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir, arr. Jorma Panula) (track 1)
Hymne de Finlandia, op. 26 no. 1 (for guitar, transcr. Unger) (track 1)
Kehtolaulu (track 17)
Kehtolaulu (for big band, Halkosalmi) (track 17)
Valse Triste, op. 44 no. 1 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Valse triste, op. 44 no. 1 (for cello and piano, arr. Hermann) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Be Still My Soul (track 1)
Gweddi Dros Gymru ("Dros Gymru'n gwlad, o Dad dyrchafwn gri" (Finlandia)) (track 1)
Kuolema, op. 44: I. Valse triste (for piano) (track 5)
Vegli al mattino (track 1)
We Rest on Thee (track 1)
part of:
2 Pieces from Kuolema, op. 44 (part of collection) (track 5)
Pelimannit, op. 1 (for orchestra) (tracks 8–12)
recording of:
Akselin ja Elinan häävalssi (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 6)
Andante festivo, JS 34b (string orchestra and timpani) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 18)
Berceuse (Kehtolaulu) (for violin and orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 17)
Elegia, op. 62 no. 1 (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 2)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 1)
Häämarssi, op. 3b no. 2 (catch-all for arrangements) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 13)
Juhlamarssi, op. 22 no. 6 (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 14)
Lemminkäis-sarja (Neljä legendaa), op. 22: II. Tuonelan joutsen (The Swan of Tuonela) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 15)
Pelimannit, op. 1: I. Närböläisten braa speli (for orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 8)
Pelimannit, op. 1: II. Kopsin Jonas (for orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 9)
Pelimannit, op. 1: III. Klockar Samuel Dikström (for orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 10)
Pelimannit, op. 1: IV. Pirun polska (for orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 11)
Pelimannit, op. 1: V. Hypyt (for orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 12)
Preludi (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 16)
Preludi Ges-duuri, op. 7 (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 7)
Romanssi, op. 12 (catch-all for arrangements) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 3)
Suomalainen rukous (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 19)
Valse Lente, op. 33 (for orchestra, arr. Jorma Panula) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 4)
Valse triste, op. 44 no. 1 (for orchestra) (1995-09-06 – 1995-09-08) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
revision of:
version of:
Pelimannit, op. 1: II. Kopsin Jonas (for piano) (track 9)
Pelimannit, op. 1: V. Pirun polska (for piano) (track 11)
Pelimannit, op. 1: VI. Hypyt (for piano) (track 12)