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Aho: Symphony No 5 & 7 / Pommer, Leipzig Radio So


Release Date: 09/30/2008 
Label:  Ondine   Catalog #: ODE765   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Kalevi Aho
Performer:  Andreas HartmannHans-Werner MehlingWolfgang WeberDieter Zahn,   ... 
Conductor:  Kalevi AhoMax Pommer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded in April and May 1991. Selections recorded in April and May 1991. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 5 by Kalevi Aho
Conductor:  Kalevi Aho,  Max Pommer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975-1976; Finland 
Venue:  Bethanien Church, Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 29 Minutes 5 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 7 "Insect" by Kalevi Aho
Performer:  Andreas Hartmann (Violin), Hans-Werner Mehling (Violin), Wolfgang Weber (Cello),
Dieter Zahn (Double Bass), Eberhard Uhlig (Euphonium), Stefan Sandow (Tuba)
Conductor:  Max Pommer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; Finland 
Venue:  Bethanien Church, Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 43 Minutes 40 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 5
Symphony No. 7, "Hyonteissinfonia" (Insect Symphony): I. The Tramp, the Parasitic Hymenopter and its Larva
Symphony No. 7, "Hyonteissinfonia" (Insect Symphony): II. The Butterflies (The Foxtrot and Tango of the Butterflies)
Symphony No. 7, "Hyonteissinfonia" (Insect Symphony): III. The Dung Beetles (Grief over the Stolen Ball of Dung)
Symphony No. 7, "Hyonteissinfonia" (Insect Symphony): IV. The Grasshoppers
Symphony No. 7, "Hyonteissinfonia" (Insect Symphony): V. The Ants (The Working Music of the Ants and War Marches I and II)
Symphony No. 7, "Hyonteissinfonia" (Insect Symphony): VI. The Dayflies (Lullaby for the Dead Dayflies)

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