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Neeme Järvi: 70th Birthday Jubilee

Jarvi,Neeme / Jarvi,Paavo / Estonian National Sym
Release Date: 07/22/2008 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4443  
Composer:  Willem KappVeljo TormisJean SibeliusHeino Eller,   ... 
Performer:  Maarika Järvi
Conductor:  Neeme JärviPaavo JärviKristjan Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male ChoirEstonian National Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

One of the world's most acclaimed conductors and the patriarch of a renowned musical family, Neeme Järvi celebrated his 70th birthday with a unique gala concert in his native country, leading the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra and the Estonian National Male Choir in works of Kapp, Tormis, and Liszt. Also featured are performances by his daughter, the flutist Maarika Järvi, and his two sons Paavo and Kristjan -- both conductors -- leading works of Sibelius, Eller, and Nielsen. One of the world's most acclaimed conductors and the patriarch of a renowned musical family, Neeme Järvi celebrated his 70th birthday with a unique gala concert in his native country, leading the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra and the Estonian National Male Choir in works of Kapp, Tormis, and Liszt. Also featured are performances by his daughter, the flutist Maarika Järvi, and his two sons Paavo and Kristjan -- both conductors -- leading works of Sibelius, Eller, and Nielsen. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Põhjarannik (North Coast) by Willem Kapp
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male Choir,  Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Estonia 
2. Kolm mul oli kaunist sõna (I Had Three Beautiful Words) by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male Choir,  Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Estonia 
3. Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male Choir,  Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
4. Pieces (3) for Flute and String Orchestra by Heino Eller
Performer:  Maarika Järvi (Flute)
Conductor:  Kristjan Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Estonia 
5. Aladdin, Op. 34: Suite - Excerpt(s) by Carl Nielsen
Conductor:  Kristjan Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male Choir,  Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
6. Faust Symphony, S 108 by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Estonian National Male Choir,  Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1857; Weimar, Germany 

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