1 CD / Sterling / 1999-04-03Works: Albert Rubenson: Symphony in C major; Drapa: Symphonic Poem Intermezzo; Pieces Symphoniques (3)
Conductors: Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Umeå Symphony Orchestra
"...His music on this disc was written between 1847 and 1871. It is imaginative, stirring, well polished and has memorable themes...folk influences are obvious...The indefatigable...continue...
2 CD / Sterling / 1998-03-10Works: Ivar Christian Hallström: The Bride of the Mountain King
Performers: Billengren, Lars; Krantz, Bengt; Lannerback, Helge; Lindgren, Karl-Robert; Lindholm, Berit; Martinpelto, Hillevi; Sjoholm, Monica; Tibell, Lars
Conductors: Hacker, Alan
Ensemble: Norrlands Opera Choir; Umeå Symphony Orchestra
"An impressive number of operas were written in Sweden before the 20th century...the case might be made that Den Bergtagna by Ivar Hallstrom is the...continue...