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) / 1992-07-07Works: Aulis Sallinen: Sunrise Serenade, for 2 trumpets, piano & string orchestra, Op. 63; Symphony no 2, Op. 29 ("Dialogue for solo percussion & orchestra"); Symphony no 6, Op. 65 ("From a New Zealand Diar...
Performers: Mortensen, Gert
Conductors: Kamu, , Okko
Ensemble: Malmö Symphony Orchestra