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Jón Liefs (1899-1968): Complete Songs / Finnur Bjarnason, tenor; Orn Magnusson, piano
Jón Liefs (1899-1968): Complete Songs / Finnur Bjarnason, tenor; Orn Magnusson, piano

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2016-04-08

Works: Jón Leifs: Memorial Songs on the Death of Jónas Hallgrímsson, for voice & piano, Op. 45; Songs from the Saga Symphony, for voice & piano, Op. 25; Icelandic Folk-Songs (2), for vo...
Performers: Bjarnason, Finnur; Magnusson, Orn

Something of a cult figure, Jón Leifs is especially known for spectacular orchestral works often inspired by the natural phenomena of his native Iceland -...continue...
Recording information: Salurinn, Kópavogur (Kopavogur Concert Hall), Iceland (2000-12-??&2001-01-??&2001-)....continue...
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Crossing Over - Works by Daniel Elder, Nicolai Kedrov, Jon Leifs, William Schumann, John Tavener, Anna Thorvaldsdottir & Robert Vuichard / Skylark
Crossing Over - Works by Daniel Elder, Nicolai Kedrov, Jon Leifs, William Schumann, John Tavener, Anna Thorvaldsdottir & Robert Vuichard / Skylark

2 CD / Sono Luminus / 2016-03-25

Works: Daniel Elder: Elegy, for chorus & soloists; John Tavener: Butterfly Dreams, for chorus; Funeral Ikos, for chorus; Nikolai Kedrov Sr.: Otche nach (Our Father), for chorus; Jón Leifs: Requiem fo...
Performers: Moyer, Sarah [Soprano Vocal]; Petrus, Jessica; Rood, Margot
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Ensemble: Skylark

Crossing Over is comprised of compositions that depict the dream state at the end of life. Featuring unique voices in choral composition from around the...continue...
Recording information: The Church of the Redeemer, Chestnut Hill, Mass (06/22/2015-06/25/2015)....continue...
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Nordic Journey, Vol. 5 - Music of Scandinavian composers Sixten, Lindberg, Bengtsson, Koch, Sandageroi, Aberg, Lindberg, Malmfors, Gronbech, Nielsen / James Hicks, organ
Nordic Journey, Vol. 5 - Music of Scandinavian composers Sixten, Lindberg, Bengtsson, Koch, Sandageroi, Aberg, Lindberg, Malmfors, Gronbech, Nielsen / James Hicks, organ

2 CD / Pro Organo / 2015-12-08

Works: Fredrik Sixten: Nordic Fanfare, for organ; Organ Sonata; Tango on Hymn 303 ("There is one way to heaven"), for organ; Oskar Lindberg: Konsertfantasi, for organ; Nils Lindberg: Dalabilder (Dalecarlian...
Performers: Hicks, James D.

James Hicks offers his fifth volume of organ music by Scandinavian composers performed on the organ at Kalmar Cathedral in Kalmar, Sweden....continue...
Recording information: Kalmar Cathedral, Kalmar, Sweden (04/28/2015-04/30/2015)....continue...
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Jon Leifs (1899-1968): Elegies, Op. 35; Quintet, Op. 50; Variazioni pastorale, Op. 8; Scherzo concerto, Op. 58 / various artists
Jon Leifs (1899-1968): Elegies, Op. 35; Quintet, Op. 50; Variazioni pastorale, Op. 8; Scherzo concerto, Op. 58 / various artists

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2014-11-11

Works: Jón Leifs: Scherzo concreto, Op. 58; Quintet, for flute, clarinet, basson, viola & cello, Op. 50; Variations on a Theme by Ludwig van Beethoven, Op. 8; Elegies, Op. 35
Performers: Edvaldsdottir, Sigrun; Gudmundsdottir, Thorunn [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Gunnarsson, Sigurdur Bjarki; Ingolfsdottir, Inga Ros; Ingolfsdottir, Rut; Johannesson, Einar; Marinosdottir, Thorunn Osk [Viola];...
Conductors: Wilkinson, Bernhardur
Ensemble: ; Reykjavik Chamber Orchestra

Aside from three impressive string quartets, Icelandic composer Jon Leifs’ (1899–1968) chamber music consists of only two original works - Quintet, op. 50, Scherzo concreto,...continue...
Recording information: Vídistada Church (2002-05-??&2004-11-??&2005-)....continue...
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Life & Lyrics
Life & Lyrics

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 2010-04-13

Works: Bjarni _orsteinsson: Vor og haust, for voice & piano (Spring and autumn); Sigfús Einarsson: Draumalandid (Land of Dreams), for voice & piano; Sigvaldi S. Kaldalons: Vorar samt, for voice & pia...
Performers: Bragason, Sigurdur [Baritone]; Sighvatsson, Hjalmur [Piano]

Baritone Sigurdur Bragason is one of Iceland's best-known singers and is much sought after as an interpreter of Icelandic, Russian, German and Italian songs. His...continue...
Recording information: Udo-van-Meeteren-Saal, Düsseldorf, Germany / Köln, Germ (05/2008/02/2009)....continue...
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ICM 914
Album d'Un Voyageur, Vol. 1: Europe
Album d'Un Voyageur, Vol. 1: Europe

1 CD / Piano 21 / 2010-02-09

Works: Franz Liszt: Album d'un Voyageur; Richard Strauss: Stimmungsbilder, Op. 9; Johann Strauss II: An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314; Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance for piano, 4 hands, in G min...
Performers: Katsaris, Cyprien

Album d’un Voyageur was the title chosen by Franz Liszt for a collection of 19 pieces that he published in 1835–36, following a trip to...continue...
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Earquake - The Loudest Classical Music of All Time
Earquake - The Loudest Classical Music of All Time

1 CD / Ondine / 2008-11-06

Works: Howard Hanson: Symphony no 6; Ture Rangström: Symphony no 4 "Invocatio"; Aram Khachaturian: Gayaneh; Sergey Prokofiev: Scythian Suite, Op. 20; Jacob Druckman: Prism; Silvestre Revueltas: La Noch...
Conductors: Segerstam, Leif
Ensemble: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

"This is the single most exciting disc I have ever recorded. The torch is lit by Hanson, and burns with Prokofiev, Nielsen, Respishi and Shostakovich,...continue...
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Leifs: The Creation of the World / Bäumer, Gudbjörnsson
Leifs: The Creation of the World / Bäumer, Gudbjörnsson

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2007-11-09

Works: Jón Leifs: Edda no 1, Op. 20 "Creation of the World"
Performers: Gudbjornsson, Gunnar; Kristinsson, Bjarni Thor
Conductors: Bäumer, Hermann
Ensemble: Iceland Symphony Orchestra; Schola Cantorum Reykjavík

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BIS 1350SA
Leifs: Scherzo Concreto, Op 58 / Wilkinson, Reykjavik CO
Leifs: Scherzo Concreto, Op 58 / Wilkinson, Reykjavik CO

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 2007-10-01

Works: Jón Leifs: Scherzo Concreto, Op. 58
Conductors: Wilkinson, Bernhardur
Ensemble: Reykjavík Chamber Orchestra
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ICM 46
Nordic Showcase / Lindberg, Tognetti, et al
Nordic Showcase / Lindberg, Tognetti, et al

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2007-06-01

Works: Carl Nielsen: Little Suite for Strings in A minor, FS 6/Op. 1; Johan Svendsen: Romance for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 26; Anders Wesström: Armide; Jón Leifs: Variations on a Theme...
Performers: Tognetti, Richard
Conductors: Lindberg, Christian
Ensemble: Nordic Chamber Orchestra
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BIS 1538
Leifs: Vikingasvar, etc / Bäumer, Gunnarsdóttir, Bjarnason
Leifs: Vikingasvar, etc / Bäumer, Gunnarsdóttir, Bjarnason

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2005-06-01

Works: Jón Leifs: A Viking's Answer, Op. 54; Lay of the Hunding-slayer, Op. 61; Groa's Spell, Op. 62; Jónas Hallgrímsson in memoriam, Op. 48; Vorvísa, Op. 46; Landfall, Op. 41; Iceland C...
Performers: Bjarnason, Finnur; Gunnarsdottir, Gudrun Edda; Sigurdarson, Olafur Kjartan
Conductors: Bäumer, Hermann
Ensemble: Fóstbraedur Male Choir ; Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir; Hallgrimskirkja Schola Cantorum; Iceland Symphony Orchestra; Kársnesskóli Boys' Choir
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BIS 1080
Leifs: Complete Songs / Bjarnason, Magnusson
Leifs: Complete Songs / Bjarnason, Magnusson

2 CD / Icelandic Music / 2005-03-01

Works: Jón Leifs: Memorial Songs on the Death of Jónas Hallgrimsson, Op. 45; Songs from the Saga Symphony, Op. 25; Icelandic Folksongs (2), Op. 19b; Songs (2), Op. 18a; Verses (3) from Hávam&...
Performers: Bjarnason, Finnur; Magnusson, Orn
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Leifs: Baldr / Kropsu, Guybjornsson, Iceland SO, et al
Leifs: Baldr / Kropsu, Guybjornsson, Iceland SO, et al

2 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2002-08-25

Works: Jón Leifs: Baldur, choreographic drama for tenor, chorus & orchestra, Op. 34
Performers: Askelsson, Hördur; Gudbjornsson, Gunnar
Conductors: Kropsu, Kari
Ensemble: Schola Cantorum
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BIS 1230
Leifs: Hafís, etc / Manson, Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Leifs: Hafís, etc / Manson, Iceland Symphony Orchestra

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2000-09-01

Works: Jón Leifs: Hafis, for mixed chorus & orchestra (Drift Ice), Op. 63; Songs (2) for mezzo-soprano voice & orchestra (or piano), Op. 14a; Gudrúnarkvida, for mezzo-soprano voice, tenor voice, b...
Performers: Gudbjornsson, Gunnar
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BIS 1050
Gifts of the Spirit - Iclandic Church Music / Bóasdóttir
Gifts of the Spirit - Iclandic Church Music / Bóasdóttir

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 2000-05-01

Works: Icelandic Traditional: The Lily, for voice & organ; One God on the highest; Never neglect thy daily prayer; Heavenly flower; Jesus, my morning star; Jón Leifs: Church Songs (3) for voice & org...
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ICM 811
Leifs: Hekla and Other Orchestral Works / Shao, Iceland SO
Leifs: Hekla and Other Orchestral Works / Shao, Iceland SO

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1999-08-30

Works: Jón Leifs: Iceland Overture for orchestra, Op 9; Requiem for chorus, Op 33b; Galdra-Loftr, incidental music, Op. 6; Réminiscence du Nord, for string orchestra, Op. 40; Hekla, tone poem for ...
Conductors: Shao, En
Ensemble: Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir; Iceland Symphony Orchestra; Schola Cantorum
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BIS 1030
Icelandic Music for Solo Violin / Rut Ingólfsdóttir
Icelandic Music for Solo Violin / Rut Ingólfsdóttir

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1999-08-01

Works: Jón Leifs: Studies for solo violin, Op. 3; Hallgrimur Helgason: Sonata for solo violin (Sónata fyrir einleiksfiolu); Magnús Blöndal Jóhannsson: Dimension, for solo vi...
Performers: Ingólfsdóttir, Rut

"Rut Ingolfsdottir's playing is magnificent--commanding and passionate--and ITM's recording is vivid, airy, and lucid, offering an ideal perspective for the solo instrument. I will return...continue...
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Leifs: Dettifoss, Organ Concerto, etc / Shao, Iceland SO
Leifs: Dettifoss, Organ Concerto, etc / Shao, Iceland SO

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1999-04-30

Works: Jón Leifs: Concerto for organ & orchestra, Op. 7; Variations on a Theme by Ludwig van Beethoven, Op. 8; Fine II, Op. 56; Dettifoss, for orchestra, mixed choir and baritone, Op. 57
Conductors: Shao, En
Ensemble: Iceland Symphony Orchestra
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BIS 930
Jón Leifs: Geysir, etc / Vänskä, Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Jón Leifs: Geysir, etc / Vänskä, Iceland Symphony Orchestra

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1997-02-10

Works: Jón Leifs: Geysir, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 51; Trilogia piccola, for orchestra, Op.1; Images (3) for orchestra, Op. 44; Islensk rímnadanslög (Icelandic Dances), for piano, Op....
Conductors: Vänskä, Osmo
Ensemble: Iceland Symphony Orchestra
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BIS 830
Visions and Images - Jón Leifs / Zukofsky, Iceland Symphony
Visions and Images - Jón Leifs / Zukofsky, Iceland Symphony

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1995-12-22

Works: Jón Leifs: Geysir, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 51; Landsyn Overture for male chorus & orchestra, Op. 41; Images (3) for orchestra, Op. 44; Hekla, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 52
Conductors: Zukofsky, Paul [Violin]
Ensemble: Iceland Symphony Orchestra; Reykjavík Male Chorus
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ICM 604
Animato - Icelandic Chamber Works / Gunnarsson, Caput
Animato - Icelandic Chamber Works / Gunnarsson, Caput

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1995-11-01

Works: Jón Leifs: Islensk rímnadanslög (Icelandic Dances), for piano, Op. 11; Askell Masson: Elja, for ten instruments; Lárus Halldór Grímsson: Tales from a Forlorn Fortress, f...
Conductors: Gunnarsson, Gudmundur; Gunnarsson, Gudmundur Oli
Ensemble: Caput Ensemble
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Jón Leifs: Saga Symphony / Osmo Vänskä, Iceland Symphony
Jón Leifs: Saga Symphony / Osmo Vänskä, Iceland Symphony

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1995-10-15

Works: Jón Leifs: Symphony no 1, Op. 26 "Saga"
Conductors: Vänskä, Osmo
Ensemble: Iceland Symphony Orchestra
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BIS 730
Leifs: The Three String Quartets / The Yggdrasil Quartet
Leifs: The Three String Quartets / The Yggdrasil Quartet

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1994-12-01

Works: Jón Leifs: Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 21 "Mors et vita"; Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 36 "Vita et mors"; Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 64 "El Greco"
Performers: Nystrom, Per; Oman, Per; Paulsson, Fredrik; Westlund, Robert
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Ensemble: Yggdrasil Quartet
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BIS 691
Leifs: The Complete Piano Music / Örn Magnússon
Leifs: The Complete Piano Music / Örn Magnússon

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1994-11-01

Works: Jón Leifs: Reverie; Intermezzo for Piano, Op. 1 no 2; Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 2; Icelandic Folk Songs for Piano; Icelandic Dances, Op. 11; New Icelandic Dances, Op. 14b; Boy's Song for Piano, ...
Performers: Magnusson, Orn
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BIS 692
An Anthology of Icelandic Choir Music / Jón Stefánsson
An Anthology of Icelandic Choir Music / Jón Stefánsson

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1994-09-22

Works: Anonymous, Icelandic: Upphaf _orlákstída (Office of St. Thorlak); Maríukvædi; Sveinbjörn Sveinbjörnsson: O, Gud vors lands (National Anthem, Iceland); Helgi Helgason: Lo...
Conductors: Stefansson, Jon

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BIS 239
Piano Music from Iceland / Orn Magnússon
Piano Music from Iceland / Orn Magnússon

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1991-12-01

Works: Sveinbjörn Sveinbjörnsson: Idylle for piano; Dance for piano; Páll Isólfsson: Piano pieces (3), Op. 5; Jón Leifs: Pieces (4) for piano, Op 2; Thorkell Sigurbjornsson: Hans Va...
Performers: Magnusson, Orn
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ICM 802
Icelandic Choral Music
Icelandic Choral Music

1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1990-07-01

Works: Jón Nordal: Surroundings, for chorus; Good Advice, for chorus; Invocation to the Rock, for chorus; Fair Little Friends, for chorus; Jón Leifs: Requiem for chorus, Op 33b; Thorkell Sigurbjor...
Conductors: Ingólfsdóttir, Thorgerdur
Ensemble: Hamrahlíd Choir
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