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) / 1987-01-01Works: Aulis Sallinen: Symphony no 1, Op. 24; Chorali, Op. 22; Symphony no 3, Op. 35; Cadenze for Violin solo, Op. 13; Elegy for Cello solo, Op. 10 "For Sebastian Knight"; Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 19 "...
Performers: Helmerson, Frans; Pohjola, Paavo [violin]
Conductors: Kamu, Okko; Berglund, Paavo;
Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra; Voces Intimae String Quartet