Nowell Sing Wee - Contemporary Christmas Carols by Rubbra, Berkeley, Muhly, Matthews, Howells, Hallgrimsson, Bennett, Ives, Finnissy et al. / Worcester College Choir, Farr
1 CD / Resonus Records / 2015-10-01Works: Gabriel Jackson: Nowell sing we, for chorus; Edmund Rubbra: The Virgin's Cradle Hymn (Dormi, Jesu!); Lennox Berkeley: Sweet was the Song, for chorus & organ, Op. 43/3; Nico Muhly: O Antiphon Preludes...
Performers: Farr, Stephen [Organ]
Conductors: Farr, Stephen [Organ]
Ensemble: ; Worcester College Choir, Oxford
Following on from the critical acclaim of their first album with Resonus, the Choir of Worcester College, Oxford - under the direction of Stephen Farr...continue...
Recording information: Keble College Chapel, Oxford (06/30/2014-07/02/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Simax / 2011-02-22Works: Poul Ruders: Variations for violin; Haflidi Hallgrímsson: Offerto, for violin; Poemi for violin & orchestra; Esa-Pekka Salonen: Lachen Verlernt
Performers: Sigerland, Solve
Conductors: Skalstad, Per Kristian
Sølve Sigerland has been soloist with orchestras like the Oslo Philharmonic, Norwegian Chamber Orchestra and Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra to great critical acclaim. As a founding...continue...
1 CD / Signum Records / 2009-01-01Works: Haflidi Hallgrímsson: Mini Stories, for narrator & ensemble
Ensemble: Caput Ensemble
Haflioi Hallgrimsson is one of the leading figures in Icelandic musical life, and his work Mini Stories sets the surreal poetry of the soviet-era writer...continue...
Recording information: Lansdowne Studio, London, England (11/18/2005); Salurinn Concert Hall (Reykjavik, Iceland) (11/18/2005); Lansdowne Studio, London, England (2003-01-20&2003-01-25&2003-); Salurin...continue...
1 CD / Delphian Records / 2008-08-25Works: Haflidi Hallgrímsson: Fley, for piano; Sketches in Time, for piano; Bagatelles, for piano; Pieces (5), for piano; Pieces (10), for piano; Icelandic Folksongs (4), for piano; Homage to Mondrian...
Performers: Smith, Simon
1 CD / Icelandic Music / 2008-07-08Works: Haflidi Hallgrimsson: Herma for Cello and String Orchestra, Op. 17; Ombra for Viola and String Orchestra, Op. 27; Ríma for Soprano and String Orchestra, Op. 15
Performers: Marinosdottir, Thorunn Osk [Viola]; Sorensen, Ragnhild Heiland; Thedéen, Torleif
Conductors: Wilkinson, Bernhardur
Ensemble: Reykjavík Chamber Orchestra
Hallgrimsson, formerly a cellist with such respected ensembles as the English and Scottish Chamber Orchestras, turned full-time to composition in 1983. His music shows clearly...continue...
1 CD / Delphian Records / 2008-03-03Works: Haflidi Hallgrímsson: Notes from a Diary, for viola & piano, Op. 33; Seven Epigrams, for violin & cello, Op. 23; Metamorphoses, for piano trio
Performers: Dullea, Mary; Jones, Matthew; Michael, Robin [Cello]; Morgan, Darragh
A chamber-music portrait of Hafliði Hallgrímsson, one of the most important figures in the recent flowering of Icelandic music. Enigmatic yet eloquent, inscrutable and self...continue...
Hallgrimsson: Cello Concerto, Herma / Truls Otterbech Mork, John Storgårds, Scottish Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Ondine / 2005-05-05Works: Haflidi Hallgrímsson: Concerto for Cello, Op. 30; Herma for Cello and String Orchestra, Op. 17
Performers: Truls Mork, Truls Otterbech [Cello]
Conductors: Storgårds, John
The celebrated Norwegian cellist Truls Mork is known as a tireless champion of the best contemporary music. On this release, he portrays the Icelandic composer...continue...
1 CD / Ondine / 2000-01-06Works: Haflidi Hallgrímsson: Passía, for soprano, tenor, chorus & orchestra, Op. 28
Performers: Cortes, Gardar Thór; Nessinger, Mary
Conductors: Askelsson, Hördur
"Haflidi Hallgrimmsson, a leading Icelandic composer, has only a few recorded works to his credit: two chamber works and a violin concerto. 'Passia' is his...continue...