5 CD / CPO / 2011-04-26Works: Aulis Sallinen: A Solemn Overture (King Lear), Op. 75; Symphony no 1, Op. 24; Chorali, for 32 winds, percussion, harp & celesta, Op. 22; Symphony no 7, Op. 71 ("The Dreams of Gandalf"); Symphony no 4...
Performers: Gustafsson, Jan-Erik; Kuusisto, Jaakko; Orraryd, Martin; Tapani, Esa
Conductors: Rasilainen, Ari
Ensemble: ; German State Philharmonic Orchestra Rheinland-Pfalz; Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra
Aulis Sallinen (b. 1935) ranks next to Einojuhani Rautavaara as Finland's most important classical contemporary composer. His music is situated far from any and all...continue...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1994-10-12Works: Aulis Sallinen: Variations for orchestra, Op 8; Concerto for Violin Op. 18; Quartet for Strings no 3 ("Some Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's Funeral March"), Op. 19; Chamber Music III, for cello & str...
Performers: Koskinen, Eeva; Thedeen, Torleif
Conductors: Vänskä, Osmo
Ensemble: Tapiola Sinfonietta