WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Finlandia- A Festival Of Finnish Music / Vänskä, Kang


Release Date: 04/04/1994 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 575   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jean SibeliusEinojuhani RautavaaraVäinö RaitioSven Einar Englund,   ... 
Performer:  Dong-Suk KangIlkka Pälli
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 8 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
2.
Cantus Arcticus, Op. 61 "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra" by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 17 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3.
Joutsenet, Op. 15 by Väinö Raitio
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 7 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4.
White Reindeer: Suite by Sven Einar Englund
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 13 Minutes 30 Secs. 
5.
Suite for Violin and Strings, Op. 117 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
6.
Odalisque by Felix Krohn
Performer:  Ilkka Pälli (Cello)
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Leo Funtek 
7.
The cyclist by Uuno Klami
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 6 Minutes 43 Secs. 
8.
Porilaisten Marssi by Traditional
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Kajanus 
9.
Maamme by Fredrik Pacius
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Finland 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Church of the Cross, Lahti, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Kajanus 

Sound Samples

Finlandia, Op. 26
Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": The Bog
Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": Melancholy
Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": Swans migrating
Joutsenet (The Swans)
Valkoinen Suite (White Reindeer Suite): Alkusoitto (Prelude)
Valkoinen Suite (White Reindeer Suite): Tunturi (The Fell)
Valkoinen Suite (White Reindeer Suite): Poroajot (The Reindeer Race)
Valkoinen Suite (White Reindeer Suite): Surumarssi (Funeral March)
Valkoinen Suite (White Reindeer Suite): Finaali (Finale)
Suite for Violin and String Orchestra, Op. 117: I. Country-Scenery, Op. 117 No. 1
Suite for Violin and String Orchestra, Op. 117: II. Evening in spring, Op. 117 No. 2
Suite for Violin and String Orchestra, Op. 117: III. In the summer, Op. 117 No. 3
Odalisque
Pyorailija (The Cyclist)
Porilaisten marssi (March of the People of Pori): Presidential March
Maamme (Our Country)

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Swans January 7, 2014 By Curtis Hottinger See All My Reviews "I just heard this " Swans Migrating'....Beautiful....Must have it in my collection!" Report Abuse
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN - TRY IT FREE!
Listen to all your favorite classical music for only $20/month.
Sign up for your monthly subscription service and get unlimited access to the most comprehensive digital catalog of classical music in the world - new releases. bestsellers, advanced releases and more.
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In