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Merikanto: Violin Concerto, Chamber Works / Soderblom


Release Date: 10/02/2008 
Label:  Ondine   Catalog #: ODE703   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Aarre Merikanto
Performer:  Matti HirvikangasVladimir MendelssohnRaimo SariolaAnssi Karttunen,   ... 
Conductor:  Ulf SöderblomTapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

This disc contains both ADD and DDD recordings. This disc contains both ADD and DDD recordings. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin, Clarinet, Horn and String Quartet "Schott Concerto" by Aarre Merikanto
Performer:  Matti Hirvikangas (Viola), Vladimir Mendelssohn (Viola), Raimo Sariola (Cello),
Anssi Karttunen (Cello), Sakari Oramo (Violin), Nachum Erlich (Violin),
David Jolley (French Horn), Eduard Brunner (Clarinet), Oleg Kagan (Violin)
Conductor:  Ulf Söderblom
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; Finland 
Date of Recording: 1984 
Venue:  Live  Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, Finland 
Length: 22 Minutes 35 Secs. 
2.
Nonet by Aarre Merikanto
Performer:  Otto Trnka (English Horn), Petr Donek (Clarinet), Jiri Marsalek (Flute),
Sakari Oramo (Violin), Nachum Erlich (Violin), Raimo Sariola (Cello),
Matti Hirvikangas (Viola), Frantisek Posta (Double Bass), Juhani Lagerspetz (Piano)
Conductor:  Ulf Söderblom
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Finland 
Date of Recording: 1984 
Venue:  Live  Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, Finland 
Length: 19 Minutes 55 Secs. 
3.
Let this night be merry by Aarre Merikanto
Performer:  Risto Saarman (Tenor)
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; Helsinki, Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
4.
The Idiot by Aarre Merikanto
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; Helsinki, Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
5.
Old Lemminkäinen by Aarre Merikanto
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; Helsinki, Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
6.
The Swing by Aarre Merikanto
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; Helsinki, Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
7.
Caressing the Echo by Aarre Merikanto
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Helsinki, Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
8.
Midsummer by Aarre Merikanto
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; Helsinki, Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 1 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
9.
Silence by Aarre Merikanto
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; Helsinki, Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
10.
To The Last Living Being by Aarre Merikanto
Performer:  Jussi Madekivi ()
Conductor:  Tapani Länsiö
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polytech Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1987 
Venue:  German Church, Helsinki 
Length: 7 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 

Sound Samples

Concerto for Violin, Clarinet, Horn and String Sextet, "Schott Concerto": I. Largo - Allegro
Concerto for Violin, Clarinet, Horn and String Sextet, "Schott Concerto": II. Largo - Vivace - Adagio
Concerto for Violin, Clarinet, Horn and String Sextet, "Schott Concerto": III. Allegro vivace
Nonetto: I. Adagio - Molto allegro
Nonetto: II. Largo
Nonetto: III. Allegro vivace
Tehkame iloinen ilta (Let This Night Be Merry)
Holmo (The Idiot)
Vanha Kauko (Old Lemminkainen)
Keinu (The Swing)
Keinutan kaikua (Caressing the Echo)
Juhannus (Midsummer)
Hiljaisuus (Silence)
Viimeiselle (To the Last Living Being)

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