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Gemini - Sibelius: Kullervo, Tapiola, Finlandia, Karelia, Etc / Berglund, Bournemouth So


Release Date: 11/11/2008 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 17674   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Raili KostiaUsko ViitanenIda Haendel
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony OrchestraHelsinki University Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 28 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Kullervo, Op. 7 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Raili Kostia (Soprano), Usko Viitanen (Baritone)
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra,  Helsinki University Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Finland 
Length: 71 Minutes 4 Secs. 
2.
Tapiola, Op. 112 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Finland 
Length: 18 Minutes 10 Secs. 
3.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Length: 8 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
4.
Oceanides, Op. 73 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; Finland 
Length: 10 Minutes 54 Secs. 
5.
Karelia Suite, Op. 11: no 1, Intermezzo by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6.
Karelia Suite, Op. 11: no 3, Alla marcia by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
7.
Scènes historiques no 1, Op. 25: no 2, Scena by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
Length: 16 Minutes 27 Secs. 
8.
Serenades (2) for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 69 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Ida Haendel (Violin)
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1913; Finland 
Length: 13 Minutes 31 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Kullervo - Symphonisches Gedicht, Op. 7, fur Soli, Chor und Orchester (2000 Digital Remaster): I - Introduction - Allegro moderato
Kullervo - Symphonisches Gedicht, Op. 7, fur Soli, Chor und Orchester (2000 Digital Remaster): II - Kullervo's ungdom (Kullervo's youth) - Grave
Kullervo - Symphonisches Gedicht, Op. 7, fur Soli, Chor und Orchester (2000 Digital Remaster): III - Kullervo och hans syster (Kullervo and his sister) - Allegro vivace
Kullervo - Symphonisches Gedicht, Op. 7, fur Soli, Chor und Orchester (2000 Digital Remaster): IV - Kullervo tagar ut till strid (Kullervo goes to War) - Alla marcia
Kullervo - Symphonisches Gedicht, Op. 7, fur Soli, Chor und Orchester (2000 Digital Remaster): V - Kullervos dod (Kullervo's Death) - Andante
The Oceanides, Op.73 (2000 - Remaster)
Karelia Suite Op. 11 (2000 Digital Remaster): I. Intermezzo
Karelia Suite Op. 11 (2000 Digital Remaster): III. Alla marcia
Scènes Historiques - Suite No.1, Op.25 (2000 - Remaster)
Tapiola, Op.112 (2000 - Remaster)
Finlandia Op. 26
No.1 in D major, Op.69a (Andante assai) from 2 Serenades Op. 69 (2000 Digital Remaster)
No.2 in G minor, Op.69b (Lento assai) from 2 Serenades Op. 69 (2000 Digital Remaster)

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