Missa Brevis, A Mass for Accordion - haydn, Gustafsson, Mozart, Sonninen et al. / Matti Rantanen, accordion
1 Super Audio CD / Siba Records / 2012-09-25Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross; Kaj-Erik Gustafsson: Missa brevis, for accordion; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio in B minor, KV 540; Ahti Sonninen: Hymns of Zion, for ce...
Performers: Rantanen, Matti; Ylönen, Marko
In the musical climate of 19th-century Finland, members of the educated and church circles condemned little 1- and 2-row accordions as "the devil's lungs" and...continue...
Recording information: Kirkkonummi Church, Finland (2011)....continue...
1 CD / Alba / 2009-02-10Works: Timo-Juhani Kyllönen: Symphony no 1, Op. 8; Concerto for Accordion and Orchestra no 1, Op. 60; Lichtenthal, Op. 43; Concerto Grosso for Orchestra, Op. 65
Performers: Rantanen, Matti
Conductors: Tchernushenko, Alexander
Ensemble: St. Petersburg State Academic Capella Orchestra
Timo-Juhani Kyllonen left Finland to study in Moscow in 1976. He returned to Finland in 1986, where the Helsinki Festival organized a composer of the...continue...