2 CD / Warner Classics / 2010-09-14Works: Arvo Pärt: Summa, for SATB chorus or soloists; Magnificat Antiphons (7), for chorus; Fratres, for violin & piano; Festina lente; Spiegel im Spiegel; Magnificat; The Beatitudes, for chorus & orga...
Performers: Aldwinckle, Robert; Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher; Goode, David; Hepner, Vilve; Kogermann, Tiit; Little, Tasmin [Violin]; Roscoe, Martin [Piano]; Studt, Richard; Talvik, Aarne; Turi, Mati; Urb, Kaia
Conductors: Backhouse, Jeremy; Studt, Richard; Cleobury, Stephen; Järvi, Paavo; Kaljuste, Tönu
Arvo Part will celebrate his 75th birthday on September 11, 2010. Part was born in Estonia during a short period of independence from its more...continue...
20th Century Classics - Pärt: Stabat Mater, Magnificat Antiphons, etc / Parrott, Järvi, Urb, Kogerman, et al
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2009-02-24Works: Arvo Pärt: Nekrolog, for orchestra, Op. 5; Symphony no 1 ("Polyphonic"), Op. 9; Stabat Mater, for soprano, alto, tenor, violin, viola & cello; Statuit ei Dominus, for 2 choruses & 2 organs (or o...
Performers: Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher; Hepner, Vilve; Kogermann, Tiit; Salumae, Ene; Talvik, Aarne; Turi, Mati; Urb, Kaia
Conductors: Järvi, Paavo; Parrott, Andrew; Kaljuste, Tönu
Ensemble: ; Fretwork
BBC Music Magazine
An excellent survey, particularly valuable for its inclusion of startling and controversial early pieces such as Nekrolog (1960) and I Sumfoonia (1963) which...continue...
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2006-09-12Works: Arvo Pärt: Da pacem Domine; Salve Regina, for chorus & organ (or orchestra); Slavic Psalms (2), for chorus or soloists; Magnificat; An den Wassern zu Babel saáen wir und weinten, for SATB...
Performers: Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher; Kogermann, Tiit; Talvik, Aarne; Urb, Kaia
Conductors: Hillier, Paul
Ensemble: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
"Given the strict limits on the materials and techniques that Part permits himself, it is remarkable that his work continues to sound fresh and original....continue...