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Folksongs by Toivo Kuula (1883-1918)On The Fields of Tapiola / Jorma Hynninen, baritone
Folksongs by Toivo Kuula (1883-1918)On The Fields of Tapiola / Jorma Hynninen, baritone

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-07-09

Works: Toivo Kuula: South Ostrobothnian Folk Songs, for voice & piano no 2, Op. 17b; Prelude and Intermezzo, for organ, Op. 16; Meren virsi (The Song of the Sea), for chorus, Op. 11/2; Häämarssi, ...
Performers: Hynninen, Jorma
Conductors: Kangas, Juha
Ensemble: ; Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

However Finnish the focus of this recording may seem all the works have one non-Finnish thing in common: Paris. The homesick Toivo Kuula made his...continue...
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Nostalgia: Lyrical Finnish Music for Strings by Kajanus, Sibelius, Merikanto, Raito, Klami, Madetoja /
Nostalgia: Lyrical Finnish Music for Strings by Kajanus, Sibelius, Merikanto, Raito, Klami, Madetoja /

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-04-09

Works: Robert Kajanus: Berceuse (The Orphan's Lullaby), for strings; Jean Sibelius: Impromptus (6) for Piano, Op. 5; Romance for Strings in C major, Op. 42; Quartet for Strings in B flat major, Op. 4; Armas...
Performers: Tunkkari, Reijo
Conductors: Kangas, Juha
Ensemble: ; Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

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Nostalgia - Lyrical Finnish Music for Strings is an exceptionally beautiful new release from Alba Records... If you are reading this review on...continue...
Recording information: Snellman Hall, Kokkola (05/25/2011-05/27/2011)....continue...
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Fiddler's Spring - Music of Gustav Holst
Fiddler's Spring - Music of Gustav Holst

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-03-12

Works: Gustav Holst: St. Paul's Suite for Strings, Op. 29 no 2/H 118; Einojuhani Rautavaara: Pelimannit (Fiddlers), for accordion, Op. 1 (arranged by Matti Rantanen); Lars-Erik Larsson: Folkvisenatt (Folk-s...
Conductors: Kangas, Juha

The Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra performs a collection of music for strings that are joined together through the influence of folk music....continue...
Recording information: The Snellman Hall, Kokkola (05/03/2010-05/06/2010)....continue...
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Beethoven: Piano Trios Op. 70/1 & 2; Trio in B Flat, WoO39 / Risto Lauriala, piano; Tero Latvala, violin; Marko Ylonen, cello
Beethoven: Piano Trios Op. 70/1 & 2; Trio in B Flat, WoO39 / Risto Lauriala, piano; Tero Latvala, violin; Marko Ylonen, cello

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-02-12


Three internationally renowned Finnish musicians perform three of Beethoven's most popular piano trios....continue...
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Valossa: From Darkness to Light - Poulenc, Mahler
Valossa: From Darkness to Light - Poulenc, Mahler

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-01-08

Works: Juhani Komulainen: Vinternatten, for chorus; Francis Poulenc: Un soir de neige, chamber cantata for 6 voices (or chorus), FP 126; Gustav Mahler: Die zwei blauen Augen, song for low voice & piano (or ...
Performers: Kuridda, Olga [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Juris, Dani

Formed in 2007, the Kaamos Chamber Choir has performed in numerous concerts and competitions both in Finland and abroad. In 2011 the choir was awarded...continue...
Recording information: Meilahti Church (2011-09-30_2011-10-02&2011-)....continue...
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Seppo Pohjola: Symphonies nos 1 & 2 / Finnish Radio SO; Sakari Oramo, conductor
Seppo Pohjola: Symphonies nos 1 & 2 / Finnish Radio SO; Sakari Oramo, conductor

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-01-08

Conductors: Oramo, Sakari
Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra

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The Finnish Radio Symphony under Sakari Oramo executes masterfully. No matter how much they overwhelm you in sound, there's this feeling that they...continue...

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Finnish Lutheran Hymns / Oulainen Youth Choir; Tapani Tirila, conductor
Finnish Lutheran Hymns / Oulainen Youth Choir; Tapani Tirila, conductor

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-01-08

Conductors: Tirila, Tapani
Ensemble: Oulainen Youth Girls Choir

A collection of Lutheran hymns is sung by the Oulainen Youth Choir, a girls' choir that was founded in 1972, and has gone on to...continue...
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I Will - Tahdon: Finnish Wedding Music by Merikanto, Kuula, Melartin, Linjama, Kokkonen, Almila / Jan Lehtola, organ
I Will - Tahdon: Finnish Wedding Music by Merikanto, Kuula, Melartin, Linjama, Kokkonen, Almila / Jan Lehtola, organ

2 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-11-13

Works: Oskar Merikanto: Häähymni (Wedding Hymn) for organ; Toivo Kuula: Wedding March, for piano; Erkki Melartin: Festive March; S. Snåre: Häämarssi Kruunupyystä (Wedding Marc...
Performers: Lehtola, Jan

Organist Jan Lehtola has gathered together most of the Finnish organ music composed for weddings in a church. He performs on an organ built in...continue...
Recording information: St. Paul's Church, Helsinki, Finland (2008-09-01_2008-09-02&2009-)....continue...
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Notkeatonline - Music for orchestra by Jouni Kaipainen, Paavo Korpijaakko and Usko Merilainen
Notkeatonline - Music for orchestra by Jouni Kaipainen, Paavo Korpijaakko and Usko Merilainen

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-10-09

Works: Jouni Kaipainen: Notkea Keaton (The Ghost of Buster), for orchestra, Op. 86a; Paavo Korpijaakko: Amuse-bouche, for orchestra; Usko Meriläinen: Aikaviiva (Timeline), for orchestra
Conductors: Lintu, Hannu
Ensemble: Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra

Three world premiere recordings of orchestral works by Finnish composers are offered on this hybrid SACD recording. Anecdotes is written in a concerto style for...continue...
Recording information: Tampere Hall, Main Auditorium (2009-08-24_2009-08-25&2010-)....continue...
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László Süle: Silver Solitude / Pentti Lahti, woodwinds; László Süle, piano; Hannu Rantanen, bass
László Süle: Silver Solitude / Pentti Lahti, woodwinds; László Süle, piano; Hannu Rantanen, bass

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-10-09

Works: László Süle: Dripstone Music, for flute, string quartet, piano & double bass; Moon's Silver Solitude, for saxophone, string quartet, piano & double bass; Pikaia, for saxophone, string ...
Performers: Lahti, Pentti; Sule, Laszlo
Conductors:
Ensemble: Scarbantia String Quartet

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Toivo Kuula: Legends 2 / Chorus Cathedralis Aboensis; Timo Lehtovaara, choirmaster; Esa Ruuttunen, baritone
Toivo Kuula: Legends 2 / Chorus Cathedralis Aboensis; Timo Lehtovaara, choirmaster; Esa Ruuttunen, baritone

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-09-11

Works: Toivo Kuula: Meren virsi (The Song of the Sea), for chorus, Op. 11/2; Juhlamarssi, for chorus & orchestra, Op. 5; Keinutan kaikua, for chorus, Op. 11/6; Hautalaulu, for chorus, Op. 11/5; Juhlakantaat...
Performers: Helin, Pasi [Piano]; Hietaharju, Markku; Ruuttunen, Esa
Conductors: Lehtovaara, Timo; Sakari, Petri; Ampuja, Raine
Ensemble: ; Kaartin Vaskiyhtye; Turku Philharmonic Orchestra

This disc of historic Finnish choral works includes two of the six cantatas composed by Toivo Kuula, which have remained mostly unknown to the general...continue...
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Seppo Pohjola: String Quartets nos 1-4  / The Kamus Quartet
Seppo Pohjola: String Quartets nos 1-4 / The Kamus Quartet

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-09-11

Works: Seppo Pohjola: Quartet for Strings no 1; Quartet for Strings no 2; Quartet for Strings no 3; Quartet for Strings no 4
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Ensemble: Kamus Quartet

Seppo Pohjola studied composition in Finland with Olli Koskelin, Paavo Heininen and Erkki Jokinen. His first string quartet brought him to the attention of the...continue...
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Aarre Merikanto: Symphonies 1 & 3 / Turku PO; Petri Sakari, conductor
Aarre Merikanto: Symphonies 1 & 3 / Turku PO; Petri Sakari, conductor

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-09-11

Works: Aarre Merikanto: Symphony no 1 in B minor, Op. 5; Symphony no 3
Conductors: Sakari, Petri
Ensemble: Turku Philharmonic Orchestra

Aarre Merikanto (1893-1958) was one of the greatest ever Finnish composers. His first symphony was written in 1912, when he was 19 and the third...continue...
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Contrasts - Works for Organ by Buxtehude, Sallinen, Hameenniemi, Bach, Kaipainen et al. / Kari Vuola, organ
Contrasts - Works for Organ by Buxtehude, Sallinen, Hameenniemi, Bach, Kaipainen et al. / Kari Vuola, organ

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-09-11

Works: Dietrich Buxtehude: Prelude and Fugue for Organ in E major, BuxWV 141; Prelude and Fugue for Organ in F sharp minor, BuxWV 146; Aulis Sallinen: Chaconne for organ; Eero Hameenniemi: Passacaglia, for ...
Performers: Vuola, Kari

Kari Vuola studied church music and organ at the Sibelius Academy as well as at the Danish Royal Academy of Music. He has given concerts...continue...
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Jugend - works by Sibelius, Kuula and Lehtola / Art Nouveau, Jan Lehtola, organ
Jugend - works by Sibelius, Kuula and Lehtola / Art Nouveau, Jan Lehtola, organ

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-08-14

Works: Jean Sibelius: Intrada, for organ in E major, Op. 111/1; Funeral Music (Sorgmusik), for organ, Op. 111/2; Impromptus, Op. 5; Preludium, for organ in F major; Postludium, for organ; Frans Linnavuori: ...
Performers: Lehtola, Jan
Conductors:
Ensemble: Art Nouveau

This disc was inspired by the period of National Romanticism in Finland known in architecture as Jugend or Art Nouveau. Its golden age coincided in...continue...
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O Gladsome Light - works by Valkeus, Leppanen, Matvejeff / The Krysostomos Chamber Choir; Mikko Sidoroff
O Gladsome Light - works by Valkeus, Leppanen, Matvejeff / The Krysostomos Chamber Choir; Mikko Sidoroff

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-08-14

Works: Virpi Leppänen: Kiittäkää Herran nimeä (Praise ye the name of the Lord), for chorus; Ehtoohymni (O Gladsome Light), for chorus; Armahda meitä, Herra (Have mercy on us Lo...
Conductors: Sidoroff, Mikko
Ensemble: Krysostomos Chamber Choir

The Krysostomos Chamber Choir has established itself as one of Finland's foremost Orthodox choirs. This disc offers the magnificent church music of Virpi Leppanen and...continue...
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Grand Chopin: Works for Piano & Orchestra / Janne Mertanen, piano; Turku PO; Jani Telaranta
Grand Chopin: Works for Piano & Orchestra / Janne Mertanen, piano; Turku PO; Jani Telaranta

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-07-10

Works: Frédéric Chopin: Rondo for Piano and Orchestra in F major, Op. 14 "Krakowiak"; Andante spianato et Grand polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op. 22; Fantasia for Piano and Orchestra in A m...
Performers: Mertanen, Janne
Conductors: Telaranta, Jani
Ensemble: Turku Philharmonic Orchestra

Janne Mertanen has become known primarily as a Chopin interpreter and his repertoire does indeed cover almost all the piano music by this composer. He...continue...
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Artic Scenes - Works for chorus by Kurki, Narhinsalo, Kankainen, Karjalainenn et al. / Seitakuoro Chamber Choir
Artic Scenes - Works for chorus by Kurki, Narhinsalo, Kankainen, Karjalainenn et al. / Seitakuoro Chamber Choir

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-07-10

Works: Timo Kurki: Kulnasadz vaatimeni (Kulnasadz, My Reindeer), for chorus; Tuulikki Närhinsalo: Lapin tytön laulu (Lappish Girl's Song), for chorus; Jukka Kankainen: Lauluja Lapista (Songs of La...
Performers: Haapala, Heli; Joamets, Kadri; Kajasviita, Olli-Pekka; Silander, Mikko
Conductors: Joamets, Kadri
Ensemble: Seitakuoro Chamber Choir

To celebrate their 50th anniversary, the Seitakuoro Chamber Choir has recorded the best of the works of composers from Lapland, compositions made in Lapland and...continue...
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Henze: Being Beauteous; Britten Les Illuminations; Castiglioni: Terzina; Szymanowski / Anu Komsi, soprano
Henze: Being Beauteous; Britten Les Illuminations; Castiglioni: Terzina; Szymanowski / Anu Komsi, soprano

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-06-12

Works: Benjamin Britten: Les Illuminations; Hans Werner Henze: Being Beauteous; Arnold Schoenberg: Herzgewächse, song for soprano, celesta, harp & harmonium, Op. 20; Niccolò Castiglioni: Terzina, ...
Performers: Komsi, Anu [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Kangas, Juha; Oramo, Sakari
Ensemble: ; Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

Finnish soprano Anu Komsi is equally at home on both opera and concert stages where she has appeared regularly all over Europe and the United...continue...
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Matthew Whittall: Leaves of Grass / Risto-Matti Marin, piano
Matthew Whittall: Leaves of Grass / Risto-Matti Marin, piano

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-06-12

Works: Matthew Whittall: Leaves of Grass, preludes (12) for piano after Walt Whitman
Performers: Marin, Risto-Matti

Canadian-born composer Matthew Whittall has composed for a wide variety of media, including orchestra, voice, chorus, chamber and solo instrumental works as well as forays...continue...
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Veli-Matti Puulala: Chaingsprings; Seeds of Time
Veli-Matti Puulala: Chaingsprings; Seeds of Time

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-05-08

Works: Veli-Matti Puumala: Chainsprings, for orchestra; Seeds of Time, for piano & orchestra
Performers: Pontinen, Roland
Conductors: Lintu, Hannu

The works for large ensemble by Veli-Matti Puumala (b. 1965) afford perspectives on Finnish orchestral and concerto literature. The two works on this recording are...continue...
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Levitation
Levitation

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-04-10

Works: Peter Eötvös: Levitation, for 2 clarinets & orchestra; Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Clarinet, FS 129/Op. 57; Aulis Sallinen: Concerto for clarinet, viola & chamber orchestra, Op. 91
Performers: Aalto, Tommi; Kojo, Kullervo; Niinimaki, Jani; Sundqvist, Christoffer
Conductors: Lintu, Hannu; Kamu, , Okko

Christoffer Sundqvist studied at the Sibelius Academy, graduating in 2002, the same year he shared first prize in the Crusell Clarinet Competition. He is principal...continue...
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Peteris Vasks Organ Works: Te Deum; Viatore; Musica seria; Cantus ad pacem / Tuomas Pyrhonen, organ
Peteris Vasks Organ Works: Te Deum; Viatore; Musica seria; Cantus ad pacem / Tuomas Pyrhonen, organ

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-02-14

Works: Peteris Vasks: Te Deum; Viatore; Canto di forza; Musica seria; Cantus ad pacem
Performers: Pyrhonen, Tuomas

Peteris Vasks feels that it is his duty as a Latvian composer to write music for the magnificent Walcker organ at Riga Cathedral, which dates...continue...
Recording information: Riga Cathedral, Latvia (04/30/2010-05/02/2010)....continue...
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Aho: In Memoriam Pehr Henrik Nordgren; Nordgren: Saxophone Concerto; Part: Fratres; Masson: Quatain
Aho: In Memoriam Pehr Henrik Nordgren; Nordgren: Saxophone Concerto; Part: Fratres; Masson: Quatain

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2012-02-14

Works: Pehr Henrik Nordgren: Concerto for 4 saxophones & string orchestra (with gong), Op. 108; Arvo Pärt: Fratres, for chamber ensemble; Askell Masson: Quatrain, concerto for 4 saxophones, tubular bel...
Performers: Storgårds, John [Conductor, Violin]
Conductors: Storgårds, John
Ensemble: ; Raschèr Saxophone Quartet

This tribute to the Finnish composer Pehr Henrik Nordgren (1944-2008) includes one of his best concertos coupled with works by other composers whose lives were...continue...
Recording information: Rovaniemi Church (08/11/2010-08/13/2010)....continue...
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A Journey into Christmas
A Journey into Christmas

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-12-13

Works: Armas Maasalo: Tulemme Jeesus pienoises, for chorus; Anonymous, Piæ Cantiones: O scholares, voce pares; Psallat scholarum, for chorus; Pekka Juhani Hannikainen: Joulun kellot, for chorus; Pekka ...
Performers: Hirvola, Iida; Karjalainen, Iina; Manner, Maritta; Manner, Marjukka; Moilanen, Olli; Niutanen, Ville-Pekka; Sandas, Sana; Toivanen, Pekka

Originally founded in 1968, Aurea is currently a choir of 35-45 singers aged 11-17 from the special music classes of the City of Jyaskyla, Finland....continue...
Recording information: Keltinmäki Church, Jyväskylä (2010-04-09_2010-04-11&2010-)....continue...
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Felix Mendelssohn: Sonatas for Organ nos 1-6 / Jan Lehtola, organ
Felix Mendelssohn: Sonatas for Organ nos 1-6 / Jan Lehtola, organ

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-12-13

Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Sonatas (6) for Organ, Op. 65
Performers: Lehtola, Jan

This fourth volume of Alba's Historical Organs and Composers Series features the organ in Uusikaupunki Church built in 1865. The town had a Danish colony,...continue...
Recording information: Uusikaupunki Church, Finland (10/08/2009-10/09/2009)....continue...
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Valjetessa: Chrsitmastide is Coming / Jan Lehtola, organ
Valjetessa: Chrsitmastide is Coming / Jan Lehtola, organ

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-12-13

Works: Heikki Liimola: Introitus, for chorus; Jeesuslapsen joululahjat, for chorus; Joululaulu, for chorus; Tuikkeessa joulukynttiläin, for chorus; Valjetessa, for chorus; Sydämeni joulu, for chor...
Performers: Lehtola, Jan
Conductors: Liimola, Heikki

The Harju Chamber Choir was founded in 1996 and conducted from the beginning by Heikki Liimola, one of Finland's leading choral conductors. Although the Choir...continue...
Recording information: Aitolahti Old Church, Tampere (01/23/2009-01/24/2009); Tampere Cathedral, Finland (01/23/2009-01/24/2009); Aitolahti Old Church, Tampere (2009-01-16_2009-01-18&2009-); Tampere C...continue...
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Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pieces de Clavecin en Concerts
Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pieces de Clavecin en Concerts

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-11-08

Works: Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pièces de clavecin en concerts; La Livri, for harpsichord, violin & viol (Pièces de clavecin en concerts); La Laborde, for harpsichord, violin & viol (Pièces de c...
Performers: Hakkinen, Aapo; Mattson, Petri Tapio; Perkola, Mikko

Three Finnish Baroque music specialists perform Rameau's Pièces de Clavecin en Concerts. Rameau strikes to the very heart of ensemble playing and Western intercourse: the...continue...
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Eero Hameenniemi: Red Earth and Rain
Eero Hameenniemi: Red Earth and Rain

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-09-13

Works: Eero Hameenniemi: Sade ja punainen maa (Red Earth and Pouring Rain), for voice, clarinet, violin & chamber orchestra; Lintu ja tuuli (The Bird and the Wind), for voice, violin, cello & chamber orches...
Performers: Jayashri, Bombay S.; Jukka Rantamaki; Laura Leisma; Pensola, Minna; Punelpuro, Larimatti; Subramaniam, Pungkulam
Conductors: Storgårds, John
Ensemble: Avanti! Chamber Orchestra

Composer Eero Hämeenniemi (b.1951) has written a large number of works in different musical genres and has collaborated widely with many leading Indian musicians. He...continue...
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Charles-Marie Widor: Organ Symphonies 3 & 8 / Jan Lehtola, organ
Charles-Marie Widor: Organ Symphonies 3 & 8 / Jan Lehtola, organ

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-08-09

Works: Charles-Marie Widor: Symphony for organ no 3 in E minor, Op. 13/3; Symphony for organ no 8 in B flat major, Op. 42/4
Performers: Lehtola, Jan

This second cd in the series devoted to historical organs and composers contains two organ symphonies by Charles-Marie Widor. Organist Jan Lehtola teaches at the...continue...
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Dancing Mozart / Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Juha Kangas
Dancing Mozart / Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Juha Kangas

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-08-09

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 17 in G major, K 129; Contredanses (5) for orchestra, K. 609; March for orchestra in D major, K. 445 (K. 320c); Divertimentos (3) for string quartet, K. 136-K. 13...
Performers: Kangas, Timo; Paakkonen, Teija; Pyrhonen, Julius; Tunkkari, Reijo
Conductors: Kangas, Juha
Ensemble: Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

The Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra conducted by Juha Kangas offers delightful performances of music by Mozart....continue...
Recording information: Snellman Hall, Kokkola, Finland (05/05/2009-05/08/2009)....continue...
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Change Is Gonna Come
Change Is Gonna Come

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-07-12

Works: Joachim Bernhard Hagen: Variations on a Theme of Locatelli in G; Johann Sebastian Bach: BWV 1004; Fernando Sor: Fantasie for guitar, No 1 in C, Op. 7; Nicholas Maw: Music of Memory, for solo guitar; ...
Performers: Kumela, Petri

Petri Kumela, one of Finland's most versatile and sought-after classical guitarists, is equally at home with period instruments as in working with contemporary composers. He...continue...
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OrganOrgan
OrganOrgan

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-07-12

Works: Armas Maasalo: Theme and Variations, for organ, Op. 35; Sonata in C minor, for organ, Op. 5; Väinö Raitio: Canzonetta, for organ; Legenda, for organ, Op. 20/1; John Granlund: Passacaglia, f...
Performers: Urponen, Ville

The history of Finnish organ music dates from the early 1910s, when two major works were published. This recording offers three composers of that period...continue...
Recording information: St Martin's Church, Turku, Finland (04/04/2008/09/12/2008)....continue...
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Nino Rota: Piano Concertos
Nino Rota: Piano Concertos

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-06-14

Works: Nino Rota: Concerto for Piano in E minor ("Piccolo mondo antico"); Concerto for Piano in C major
Performers: Mertanen, Janne
Conductors: Lintu, Hannu

Finnish pianist Janne Mertanen performs two of the famed film composer Nino Rota's piano concertos. Mertanen stuied at the Sibelius Academy and at the Accademia...continue...
Recording information: Tampere Hall, Main Auditorium (08/17/2009-08/19/2009)....continue...
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Franz Liszt: Piano Works
Franz Liszt: Piano Works

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-04-12

Works: Franz Liszt: Polonaise, for piano no 2 in E major, S. 223/2 (LW A171/2); Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude, for piano (Harmonies poétiques no 3), S. 173/3 (LW A158/3); Rhapsodie esp...
Performers: Satukangas, Arto

Composer David Burge studied at Northwestern University, Eastman and the Cherubini Conservatory in Florence, Italy. His long career in academia began with an appointment to...continue...
Recording information: Sello Hall, Espoo (2009-09-06_2009-09-07&2009-)....continue...
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Tiensuu
Tiensuu

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-03-08

Works: Jukka Tiensuu: Tango Lunaire, for oboe/flute, clarinet, violin, cello & keyboard; Oddjob, for viola & electronics; Plus IV, for clarinet, accordion & cello; Prélude Non-Mesuré, for pian...
Performers: Helasvuo, Mikael; Jan Söderblom; Lahesmaa, Erkki; Luoma, Mikko; Sundqvist, Christoffer; Tiensuu, Jukka
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Ensemble: Plus Ensemble

The Plus Ensemble, formed in 2002, focuses primarily on commissioning and premiering new works and on highlighting contemporary repertoire not yet widely familiar in Finland....continue...
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A A Virtuoso Faceoff
A A Virtuoso Faceoff

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-02-08

Works: Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber: Sonata for violin & continuo in A major, C. App. 116 (anonymous; attributed to Biber); Sonata for violin & continuo in C minor, C. 107; Fantasia, for violin & continuo...
Performers: Mäkinen, Markku; Mattson, Petri Tapio; Palviainen, Eero

Two composers who were virtuosos on their own instruments and whose careers overlapped at the court of the Prince- Archbishop of Salzburg are offered in...continue...
Recording information: Church of St. Lawrence, Janakkala (10/2006/08/2008)....continue...
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Pehr Henrik Nordgren: The Last Quartets
Pehr Henrik Nordgren: The Last Quartets

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2011-01-11

Works: Pehr Henrik Nordgren: Quartet for Strings no 10, Op. 142; Quartet for Strings no 11, Op. 144

The Tempera Quartet performs the last two string quartets written by Pehr Nordgren who died in 2008. Both quartets were dedicated to this Finnish string...continue...
Recording information: Sello Hall, Espoo (06/08/2009-06/11/2009)....continue...
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Pehr Nordgren: Lamentations
Pehr Nordgren: Lamentations

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2010-06-08

Works: Pehr Henrik Nordgren: Symphony for Strings, Op. 43; Concerto for strings, Op. 54; Koko maailma valittanee, Op. 26b (The Whole World Will Lament); Concerto for oboe & strings, Op. 116
Performers: Haapaniemi, Anni
Conductors: Kangas, Juha

Recording information: Snellman Hall, Kokkola, Finland....continue...
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Bach: Goldberg Variations
Bach: Goldberg Variations

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2010-05-11

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
Performers: Hakkinen, Aapo

Harpsichordist Aapo Hakkinen studied at the Sibelius Academy and at the Amsterdam Sweelinck Conservatory. He has appeared as soloist, chamber musician and conductor in most...continue...
Recording information: St Peter's Church, Siuntio (11/10/2008-11/12/2008)....continue...
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Naji Hakin: Imaginative Music for Organ & Orchestra
Naji Hakin: Imaginative Music for Organ & Orchestra

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2010-04-13

Works: Naji Hakim: Påskeblomst, for string orchestra; Organ Concerto no 1; Esquisses Grégoriennes, for organ; Organ Concerto no 3
Performers: Lehtola, Jan
Conductors: Komulainen, Petri

Born in Beirut in 1955, Naji Hakim studied at the Paris Conservatoire and also trained as an engineer. He was successor to Messiaen as organist...continue...
Recording information: Juva Church (10/29/2008-11/02/2008)....continue...
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Haydn: Violin Concertos / Elina Vahala, Virtuosi Di Kuhmo
Haydn: Violin Concertos / Elina Vahala, Virtuosi Di Kuhmo

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2009-09-08

Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto for Violin no 4 in G major, H 7a no 4; Concerto for Violin in A major ("Melker Konzert"), H. 7a/3; Concerto for Violin no 1 in C major, H 7a no 1
Performers: Vahala, Elina
Conductors:
Ensemble: Virtuosi di Kuhmo

Elina Vahala is one of the most sought-after Finnish instrumentalists on the international scene. Winner of the 1999 Young Concert Artists International Auditions & prizes...continue...
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Dedications - Nordgren, Vasks, Eliasson / Juha Kangas, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
Dedications - Nordgren, Vasks, Eliasson / Juha Kangas, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2009-08-11

Works: Pehr Henrik Nordgren: Solemnity-Euphony, Op. 118; Peteris Vasks: Musica appasionata; Anders Eliasson: Sinfonia for Strings
Conductors: Kangas, Juha
Ensemble: Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

Juha Kangas, the conductor of the Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, has shown his commitment to contemporary music. He has remained faithful to several composers for the...continue...
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Kostiainen conducts Kostiainen: Mater nostra / Musica Choir
Kostiainen conducts Kostiainen: Mater nostra / Musica Choir

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2009-07-14

Works: Pekka Kostiainen: Mater nostra
Conductors: Kostiainen, Pekka
Ensemble: Musica Choir

Best known as a composer of choral music, Pekka Kostiainen has also had a distinguished conducting career both with The Musica Choir and with Vox...continue...
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Mozart: Arias & Overtures / Helena Juntunen, Dmitri Slobodeniouk, Oulu Symphony Orchestra
Mozart: Arias & Overtures / Helena Juntunen, Dmitri Slobodeniouk, Oulu Symphony Orchestra

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2009-06-09

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Così fan tutte, K 588; Idomeneo, K 366; Lucio Silla, K 135; La clemenza di Tito, K 621; Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492; Die Zauberflöte ...
Performers: Juntunen, Helena
Conductors: Slobodeniouk, Dmitri
Ensemble: Oulu Symphony Orchestra

Helena Juntunen is one of Finland's most dazzling young sopranos who has established an international career. She has been a regular performer at the Finnish...continue...
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Tiensuu: Nemo, Puro, Spiriti / Mälkki, Avanti, et al
Tiensuu: Nemo, Puro, Spiriti / Mälkki, Avanti, et al

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2009-05-12

Works: Jukka Tiensuu: Nemo; Concerto for Clarinet "Puro"; Spiriti
Performers: Kriikku, Kari; Luoma, Mikko
Conductors: Mälkki, Susanna
Ensemble: Avanti Chamber Orchestra

As a composer Jukka Tiensuu has long been leaping from peak to peak in a trail of enchantingly radiant, masterly-crafted works. When he first began...continue...
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The Tree of Life [Hybrid SACD]
The Tree of Life [Hybrid SACD]

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2008-02-01

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue for Organ in D major, BWV 532; Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659; Cantata no 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" BWV 147; Erbarm' dich mein, o Herre Go...
Performers: Vayrynen, Mika

Mika Vayrynen writes: "There is no time in music. To me, they are all alive, the concert pianist Grigory Sokolov once said in an interview,...continue...
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Sidoroff: Panihida, et al / Sidoroff, Lintu, et al
Sidoroff: Panihida, et al / Sidoroff, Lintu, et al

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2007-10-01

Works: Mikko Sidoroff: Panihida
Performers: Jauhiainen, Ossi; Lintu, Anita
Conductors: Sidoroff, Mikko
Ensemble: Chrysostomos Chamber Choir

The young Finnish composer Mikko Sidoroff has composed a remarkable 'All-Night Vigil" as celebrated in the Finnish Orthodox Church, following Russian Orthodox practice. This is...continue...
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Minds and Moods - Music of Jukka Tiensuu / Mälkki, et al
Minds and Moods - Music of Jukka Tiensuu / Mälkki, et al

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2007-08-01

Works: Jukka Tiensuu: Alma no 3 "Soma"; Concerto for Piano "Mind"; Stereophonic Music for Small Orchestra "Mood"; Alma no 2 "Lumo"
Performers: Lagerspetz, Juhani
Conductors: Mälkki, Susanna
Ensemble: Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra

First making a name for himself in the 1970s, Tiensuu was one of the leaders of the Finnish Modernist movement. Yet, despite the use of...continue...
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Camille Saint-Saëns: Works for Organ / Jan Lehtola
Camille Saint-Saëns: Works for Organ / Jan Lehtola

1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2006-12-01

Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Preludes and Fugues (3) for Organ, Op. 99; Fantaisie for Organ in Bb major; Fantasy for Organ in D flat major, Op. 101; Fantasy for Organ no 3, Op. 157; Preludes and Fugues ...
Performers: Lehtola, Jan

The organ works of Saint-Saens could be said to be characterized by a deep respect for the legacy of Bach, combined with an elegance evocative...continue...
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