1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2000-02-01Works: Ole Borneman Bull: Visit to a Summer Farm (conclusion, including The Herd Girl's Sunday) Halfdan; La Mélancolie; Concerto for Violin in E minor; Christian Sinding: Suite for violin & orchestra (...
Performers: Henning Kraggerud [Composer/Violin]
Conductors: Engeset, Bjarte
Ensemble: Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra
Norwegian violin music dates back to the country's traditional folk instrument, the Hardanger fiddle. The oldest surviving fiddle dates from the early 1650s, its construction...continue...
1 CD / NKF / 1995-12-12Works: Johan Halvorsen: Symphony no 2 in D minor ("Fate"); Scenes From Norwegian Fairytales for orchestra, Op 37; Air Norvégien for violin & orchestra, Op. 7; Norwegian Dance for violin & orchestra no ...
Performers: Tonnesen, Terje
Conductors: Andersen, Karsten
Ensemble: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra