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Virtuoso Percussion Music / Rainer Kuisma


Release Date: 09/22/1994 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 149   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Darius MilhaudAlfred FissingerArtur LembaJean Sibelius,   ... 
Performer:  Rainer KuismaGunilla Von Bahr
Conductor:  Jorma PanulaGustaf Sjökvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Norrköping Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Marimba and Vibraphone, Op. 278 by Darius Milhaud
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Vibraphone), Rainer Kuisma (Marimba)
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Norrköping Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1979 
Venue:  Norrköping Concert Hall, Sweden 
Length: 18 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2. Suite for Marimba by Alfred Fissinger
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Marimba)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950 
Date of Recording: 08/11/1979 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Sweden 
Length: 12 Minutes 56 Secs. 
3. Estonian Cradle Song by Artur Lemba
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Marimba)
Period: Romantic 
Written: USSR 
Date of Recording: 08/11/1979 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Wolfgang Pachla 
4. Pieces (10) for Piano, Op. 34: no 8, The harp player by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Vibraphone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914-1916; Finland 
Date of Recording: 08/11/1979 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Anatoly Liubimov 
5. Bagatelles (4) for Flute and Percussion by Leonid Bashmakov
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Percussion), Gunilla Von Bahr (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; Finland 
Date of Recording: 10/22/1974 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Sweden 
Length: 12 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6. Hommage ŕ Béla Bartók by Rainer Kuisma
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; Sweden 
Date of Recording: 09/1986 
Venue:  Norrköping Concert Hall, Sweden 
Length: 6 Minutes 36 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Percussion and Chamber Orchestra, Op. 109 by Darius Milhaud
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Percussion)
Conductor:  Gustaf Sjökvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Norrköping Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1930; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1986 
Venue:  Norrköping Concert Hall, Sweden 
Length: 7 Minutes 40 Secs. 
8. Age of Gold Suite: Polka for Piano, Op 22b by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Rainer Kuisma (Vibraphone), Rainer Kuisma (Marimba)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USSR 
Date of Recording: 08/11/1979 
Venue:  Wik Castle, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Anatoly Liubimov 

Sound Samples

Concerto for Marimba and Vibraphone, Op. 278: I. Anime
Concerto for Marimba and Vibraphone, Op. 278: II. Lent
Concerto for Marimba and Vibraphone, Op. 278: III. Vif
Suite for Marimba: I. Mist
Suite for Marimba: II. Rendezvous in Black
Suite for Marimba: III. Esch s/ Sure
Suite for Marimba: IV. Bastonge Convoy
Estonian Cradle Song
10 Little Pieces, Op. 34: The Harp Player, Op. 34, No. 8
The Golden Age Suite, Op. 22a (arr. for marimba): The Golden Age, Op. 22a: Polka (arr. for marimba)
4 Bagatelles: I. Andante
4 Bagatelles: II. Presto
4 Bagatelles: III. Lento
4 Bagatelles: IV. Moderato - Allegro
Hommage a Bela Bartok
Percussion Concerto, Op. 109: Vif rude et dramatique - Modere

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