Holiday Shop


WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Rainbow Sounds / Kari Ala-pollanen, Tapiola Choir


Release Date: 10/15/1996 
Label:  Ondine   Catalog #: 884   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalHeikki SarmantoVeljo TormisNils Henrik Asheim,   ... 
Performer:  Maija MäkeläMari PousiUki OvaskainenHeikki Rusama,   ... 
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Joko ruvennen runolle by Traditional
Performer:  Maija Mäkelä (Voice), Mari Pousi (Voice), Mari Pousi (Kantele),
Maija Mäkelä (Kantele)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
2.
Singing Snow by Heikki Sarmanto
Performer:  Uki Ovaskainen (Piano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
3.
Hunting Song by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
4.
By the Riverside by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
5.
On Vepsian Pathways by Veljo Tormis
Performer:  Heikki Rusama (Shaman Drum)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
6.
Herding Song by Veljo Tormis
Performer:  Sara Hakkarainen (Voice)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
7.
Baa, Baa, Little Lamb by Nils Henrik Asheim
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
8.
Stuff n' Nonsense by Traditional
Performer:  Uki Ovaskainen (Piano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Norman Luboff 
9.
Let it Shine! by Traditional
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Kari Ala-Pöllänen 
10.
The Volcano of Aizu Bandai by Traditional
Performer:  Uki Ovaskainen (Piano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvanpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Japanese 
Notes: Arranged: Hiroshi Ishimaru 
11.
The Oak Tree by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 0 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
12.
On the Sea Shore by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
13.
Red Dragonfly by Kosaku Yamada
Performer:  Hannu Hirvensalo (Voice)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Japan 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Japanese 
Notes: Arranged: Seiji Wakamatsu 
14.
Stand in Rows by Traditional
Performer:  Ukko Massinen (Piano), Outi Vainionkulma (Flute), Julia Poutanen (Cello)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvanpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Japanese 
Notes: Arranged: Anthony Ritchie 
15.
Suite no 1 for Children's Choir, Op. 7d: Dance of a Negro Boy by Timo-Juhani Kyllonen
Performer:  Markku Rämo (Percussion), Heikki Hirvensalo (Percussion), Uki Ovaskainen (Piano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvanpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
16.
Siyahamba by Traditional
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Written: South Africa 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvanpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
17.
Young Rascals from Härmä Village by Traditional
Performer:  Atso Takala (Voice), Sakari Rämö (Voice), Hannu Hirvensalo (Voice)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvanpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
Notes: Arranged: Matti Hyökki 
18.
Waiting by Javier Busto
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
19.
Noël des enfants que n'ont plus de maison by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Uki Ovaskainen (Piano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; France 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvanpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: French 
20.
Aglepta by Arne Mellnäs
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; Sweden 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
21.
Fiord Sketches (3): no 1, Two images by Olli Kortekangas
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
22.
Fiord Sketches (3): no 2, Sun and moon by Olli Kortekangas
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
23.
Fiord Sketches (3): no 3, Balance by Olli Kortekangas
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 0 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
24.
Northern Lights by Pekka Kostiainen
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; Finland 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 9 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 

Sound Samples

Joko ruvennen runolle (A Kalevala Introduction)
Pohjolan vuodenaikoja: No. 1. Hanget soi (Singing Snow)
Suomalais-ugrilaisia maisemia (Finno-Ugric Landscapes): No. 1. Metsastyslauli (Hunting Song)
Suomalais-ugrilaisia maisemia (Finno-Ugric Landscapes): No. 4. Joen rannalla (By the Riverside)
Suomalais-ugrilaisia maisemia (Finno-Ugric Landscapes): No. 9. Vepsan poluilla (On Vespian Pathways)
Suomalais-ugrilaisia maisemia (Finno-Ugric Landscapes): No. 11. Tammipuu (The Oak Tree)
Suomalais-ugrilaisia maisemia (Finno-Ugric Landscapes): No. 12. Paimenessa (Herding Song)
Suomalais-ugrilaisia maisemia (Finno-Ugric Landscapes): No. 14. Meren rannalla (On the Sea Shore)
Ba, ba, vita lamm (Baa, Baa, Little Lamb)
Stuff'n Nonsense
Let it Shine!
Aisu Bandaisan (The Volcano of Aizu Bandai)
Akatonbo (Red Dragonfly)
Tutira Mai (Stand in Rows)
Lapsikuorosarja (Suite for Children's Chorus) No. 1, Op. 7: Danza Negroide (The Dance of a Negro Boy)
Siyahamba
Mina olen Harman Kankaanpaasta (Young Rascals from Harma Village)
Zai itxoiten (Waiting)
Noel des enfants qui n'ont plus de maisons
Aglepta
3 Fiord Sketches: No. 1. 2 Images
3 Fiord Sketches: No. 2. Sun and Moon
3 Fiord Sketches: No. 3. Balance
Revontulet (Northern Lights)

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In