1 CD / Simax / 2011-10-25Works: Arne Nordheim: Monolith, for orchestra; Epitaffio, for orchestra & electronic elements; Canzona per orchestra; Fonos, 3 memorables for trombone & orchestra; Adieu, for string orchestra
Performers: Hesby, Marius
Conductors: Gupta, Rolf; Saraste, Jukka-Pekka
Ensemble: ; Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
In 2011 Arne Nordheim would have been 80 years. Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates the leading composer of Scandinavia with a fantastic recording of his earliest...continue...
Recording information: Oslo Konserthus (03/10/2010-03/12/2010); Oslo Konserthus (05/10/2010-05/12/2010)....continue...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2001-10-07Works: Arne Nordheim: Concerto for Violin; Duplex for violin & cello; Partita für Paul, for volin & electronics (inspired by Paul Klee's pictures)
Performers: Herresthal, Peter
Conductors: Aadland, Eivind
Ensemble: Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
"...The main piece is the Violin Concerto of 1996 written for (and expertly played by) Peter Herresthal, who displays much virtuosity throughout... Nordheim is an...continue...
1 CD / Daphne Records / 1998-09-24Works: Esa-Pekka Salonen: Mimo II; Daniel Börtz: Concerto for Oboe; Arne Nordheim: Boomerang; Ole Schmidt: Concerto for Oboe
Performers: Rosengren, Bengt
Conductors: Salonen, Esa-Pekka; Ruud, Ole Kristian
Ensemble: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Here is one of the first discs devoted entirely to the music of the inventive Swedish composer Rolf Martinsson, who has fused both neo-Romanticism and...continue...