Jón Nordal (b.1926): "Choralis" - Orchestral Works / Johannes Gustavsson, Iceland Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Ondine / 2016-08-12Works: Jón Nordal: Choralis, for orchestra; Adagio for chamber orchestra; Langnætti, for orchestra; Epitafion for chamber orchestra; Leidsla, for orchestra
Conductors: Gustavsson, Johannes
Ensemble: ; Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Jón Nordal (b. 1926) celebrated his 90th birthday in March 2016. Nordal is an important representative of contemporary Nordic music but the Icelandic composer has...continue...
Recording information: Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavík (08/25/2015-08/28/2015)....continue...
1 CD / Icelandic Music / 2008-01-01Works: Leifur _órarinsson: Afangar (Stages), for clarinet, violin & piano; Jón Nordal: Ristur (Carvings), for clarinet & piano; Páll Pálsson: Nocturnes (3), for clarinet, violin, cello &...
Performers: Edvaldsdottir, Sigrun; Gudmundsdottir, Anna Gudny; Gylfadottir, Bryndis Halla; Snorrason, Sigurdur I.
In a small society like Iceland, composers and performers of classical music are not numerous. In fact, this kind of music has only been performed...continue...
1 CD / Icelandic Music / 2000-05-01Works: 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...
1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1998-05-01Works: Jón Nordal: Aldasögur (Song of Ages); Requiem; Ottusöngvar á vori (Matins in Spring)
Performers: Brotchie, Douglas; Guthjonsson, Sverrir; Ingolfsdottir, Inga Ros; Palsson, Eggert
Conductors: Wilkinson, Bernhardur; Askelsson, Hördur
Ensemble: ; Hljómeyki Chorus
1 CD / Hastedt / 1995-12-22Works: Jón Nordal: Concerto for Cello; Leifur Thórarinsson: Autumn Play; Magnús B. Jóhannsson: Adagio; Haflidi Hallgrimsson: Poemi
Performers: Bengtsson, Erling Blöndal; Edvaldsdóttir, Sigrún
Conductors: Sakari, Petri
Ensemble: Iceland Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1993-12-01Works: Askell Masson: Hrím (Rime), for cello; Haukur Tómasson: Eter, for cello; Atli Heimir Sveinsson: Dal regno del silenzio, for cello; Thorsteinn Hauksson: Psychomachia, for voice & cello; Hrod...
Performers: Birgisson, Snorri Sigfus; Gylfadottir, Bryndis Halla
1 CD / Icelandic Music / 1990-07-01Works: 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