1 CD / Odradek / 2014-10-28Works: Vilnis Smidbergs: Merry-Go-Round, for orchestra; Eriks Esenvalds: 4th Liepaja Concerto ("Visions of Arctic; Peteris Vasks: Symphony no 2
Performers: Dalderis, Ints [Clarinet]
Conductors: Lakstigala, Atvars
With the classical music industry at risk of saturation by recordings of standard Western repertoire, there is a real thirst for music by composers whose...continue...
Recording information: Liepaja Latvian Society Hall (01/29/2013-02/01/2013); Liepaja Latvian Society Hall (10/15/2012-10/18/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Ondine / 1999-01-28Works: Peteris Vasks: Symphony no 2; Tala gaisma (Distant Light), concerto for violin & string orchestra
Performers: Storgards, John [Conductor, Violin]
Conductors: Storgårds, John; Kangas, Juha
Ensemble: ; Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
Vasks Symphony No. 2 is a dramatic and powerful work. The first notes evoke the character of the 'Dies Irae' from Verdi's Requiem while other...continue...