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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. 

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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 

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