Jean Sibelius: The Essential Orchestral Favourites with Photo Album / Pekka Kuusisto, violin. Leif Segerstam
2 CD / Ondine / 2014-11-11Works: Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite, Op. 11; Kuolema; Pohjola's daughter, Op. 49; The Swan of Tuonela Op. 22; Andante festivo for Strings and Timpani; Three Movements from "The Tempest", Op. 109; Finlandia,...
Performers: Kuusisto, Pekka
Conductors: Segerstam, Leif; Sibelius, Jean
Ensemble: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Ondine takes an early step to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Jean Sibelius’ birth in 2015 by issuing this special release - Jean Sibelius: The...continue...
1 CD / Ondine / 2008-12-11Works: Vincenzo Bellini: I Puritani, opera; La sonnambula, opera; Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto; Giacomo Meyerbeer: Le pardon de Ploërmel "Dinorah"; Léo Delibes: Lakmé; Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia d...
Conductors: Klas, Eri
Ensemble: Estonian Opera Orchestra
1 CD / Ondine / 2008-10-02Works: Jean Sibelius: Kyllikki, Op. 41; Pieces (10) for piano, Op. 24; Pieces (5) for Piano, Op. 75 "Trees"; Bagatelles (10) for piano, Op. 34; Esquisses (5), for piano, Op. 114; Kuolema; Finlandia, Op. 26
Performers: Gothóni, Ralf
"...Ralf Gothoni plays all this music superbly; he brings grace and delicacy to the simpler pieces and strength and depth to the others, using flexible...continue...
1 CD / Ondine / 1997-06-25Works: Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie, Op. 64; Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59
Conductors: Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Ondine / 1992-04-24Works: Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite, Op. 11; En saga, Op. 9; Pohjola's Daughter (Pohjolan tytär), symphonic fantasy for orchestra, Op. 49; Kuolema; Finlandia, Op. 26
"...I have never heard Ollila before. But I find the quality of this release quite remarkable, and not the least because it seems to represent...continue...