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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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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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