Sibelius: Masonic Ritual Music (original & orchestral versions) / Harri Vitanen, organ; Hanu Jurmu, tenor
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-10-29Works: Jean Sibelius: Masonic Ritual Music, for male voices, piano & organ, Op. 113
Performers: Viitanen, Harri
Conductors: Hyokki, Matti; Kuusisto, Jaakko
Ensemble: Lahti Symphony Orchestra; YL Male Voice Choir
Masonic Ritual Music centers on a series of songs for tenor and organ, the number, order and texts of which vary between the original manuscripts...continue...
Recording information: Helsinki Cathedral, finland (04/2010); Sibelius Hall Lahti, Finland (04/2010); Helsinki Cathedral, finland (05/2008); Sibelius Hall Lahti, Finland (05/2008)....continue...
Saarella Palaa, Fire on the Island - Choral music by Jean Sibelius / Monica Groop, mezzo-soprano; Jorma Hynninen, baritone; Folke Gräsbeck, piano; Harri Viitanen, organ
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-09-08Works: Jean Sibelius: Rakastava (The Lover), for male chorus (with or without string orchestra), JS 160; The Broken Voice (Sortunut ääni), partsong for (or mixed) male chorus, Op. 18/7; The Boat J...
Performers: Grasbeck, Folke; Groop, Monica [Mezzo-Soprano Vocals]; Hynninen, Jorma; Viitanen, Harri
Conductors: Murto, Seppo
Ensemble: ; Dominante Choir
BBC Music Magazine, December 2012
Fascinating manuscript fragments and student exercises appear alongside Finnish and Swedish-language choral classics...Supple, springy choral singing.
15 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2006-11-04Works: Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 1 in E minor, Op. 39; Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 63; Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43; Symphony no 3 in C major, Op. 52; Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82; En saga, ...
Performers: Autio, Antti; Derwinger, Love; Ekblad, Stina; Forsberg, Bengt; Gräsbeck, Folke; Gribajcevic, Anna Kreetta; Groop, Monica; Häggander, Mari Anne; Hakala, Tommi; Hynninen, Jorma; Juntunen, Hel...
Conductors: Vanska, Osmo; Järvi, Neeme; Hyökki, Matti; Riska, Astrid; Sund, Robert; Panula, Jorma;
Ensemble: Dominante Choir; Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra; Helsinki University Chorus; Jubilate Choir; Lahti Boys' Choir; Lahti Symphony Orchestra; Orphei Drängar; Tempera String Quartet; YL Male Voice Cho...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2005-02-07Works: Jean Sibelius: Piano Quartet, for 2 violins, cello & piano in D minor, JS 157; Ljunga Wirginia, quartet for violin, cello & piano, 4 hands; Scherzo, for violin, cello & piano, 4 hands in E major, JS ...
Performers: Grasbeck, Folke; Kuusisto, Jaakko; Lönnqvist, Peter; Turunen, Taneli; Vänskä, Satu; Viitanen, Harri
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1997-08-12Performers: Hukkanen, Matti; Solala, Hannele; Viitanen, Harri
Conductors: Lintu, Hannu
Ensemble: Avanti Chamber Orchestra