WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Gemini - Sibelius: Symphonies No 1-4 / Paavo Berglund


Release Date: 02/21/2006 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 76963   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 20 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in E minor, Op. 39 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
Date of Recording: 05/1986 
Venue:  Culture House, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 36 Minutes 13 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Finland 
Date of Recording: 12/1986 
Venue:  Culture House, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 39 Minutes 50 Secs. 
3.
Symphony no 3 in C major, Op. 52 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; Finland 
Date of Recording: 07/1987 
Venue:  Culture House, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 28 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4.
Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 63 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Finland 
Date of Recording: 02/1984 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, England 
Length: 34 Minutes 12 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39: I. Andante, ma non troppo - Allegro energico
Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39: II. Andante (ma non troppo lento)
Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39: III. Scherzo (Allegro - Lento (ma non troppo) - Tempo I)
Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op.39: IV. Finale: Quasi una fantasia (Andante - Allegro molto)
Symphony No. 2 in D major Op. 43: I. Allegretto
Symphony No. 2 in D major Op. 43: II. Tempo andante, ma rubato
Symphony No. 2 in D major Op. 43: III. Vivacissimo
Symphony No. 2 in D major Op. 43: IV. Finale (Allegro moderato)
Symphony No. 3 in C major Op. 52: I. Allegro moderato
Symphony No. 3 in C major Op. 52: II. Andantino con moto, quasi allegretto
Symphony No. 3 in C major Op. 52: III. Moderato - Allegro (ma non tanto)
Symphony No. 4 in A minor Op. 63: I. Tempo molto moderato, quasi adagio
Symphony No. 4 in A minor Op. 63: II. Allegro molto vivace
Symphony No. 4 in A minor Op. 63: III. Il tempo largo
Symphony No. 4 in A minor Op. 63: IV. Allegro

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title