Nordic Violin Favourites - works by Stenhammar, Atterberg, Sibelius, Bull, Halvorsen, Sinding, Olsen / Henning Kraggerud, violin
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-05-29Works: Carl Gustav Sparre Olsen: Old Village Songs from Lom, for violin & string orchestra, Op. 2; Kurt Atterberg: Suite for violin, viola & string orchestra, Op. 19; Wilhelm Stenhammar: Sentimental Romance...
Performers: Henning Kraggerud [Composer/Violin]
Conductors: Engeset, Bjarte
Expedition Audio Recommended
... It's possible to loosely characterize the album, stylistically, as a whole; these are all romantic or post-romantic works, some touched by neo-classicism...continue...
Recording information: Kristinehallen, Falun, Sweden....continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2010-10-26Works: Johan Halvorsen: Suite Ancienne, Op. 31; Norwegian Dance for violin & orchestra no 3; Air Norvégien for violin & orchestra, Op. 7; Chant de Veslemoy; Symphony no 2 in D minor ("Fate")
Performers: Thorsen, Marianne
Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
Neeme Järvi is back conducting the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, with the violinist Marianne Thorsen, in this second volume of Chandos' series devoted to the orchestral...continue...
Recording information: Grieghallen, Bergen, Norway (08/24/2009-09/02/2009)....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