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Complete Concerto Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon / Kremer


Release Date: 11/18/2016 
Label:  Dg Deutsche Grammophon Catalog #: 002582102   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachBéla BartókAlban BergLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Gidon KremerHeinz HolligerMischa MaiskyRainer Keuschnig,   ... 
Conductor:  Gidon KremerPierre BoulezSir Colin DavisEmil Tchakarov,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsBerlin Philharmonic OrchestraBavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 22 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Celebrating the 70th birthday (27th of February 2017) of Gidon Kremer, Deutsche Grammophon presents this original jackets box set which supplements his complete concerto recordings with two extraordinary concept albums by Kremerata Baltica – 22 CDs of scintillating musical adventures through both well-known and uncharted terrain, including the premiere recording of Schnittke’s Concerto for Three, not previously released.

DETAILS:

- 22 CDs with original cover artwork
- Developed in close collaboration with the artist.
- Includes first publication of Schnittke’s Concerto for Three with Kremer and Kremerata Baltica.
- New liner notes by distinguished musicologist Wolfgang Sandner.
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Read more Cardboard sleeves in a rigid box.
- Generous booklet including new artist photos.

Gidon Kremer’s repertoire is unusually extensive, encompassing all of the standard classical and romantic violin works, as well as music by 20th and 21st century masters. No other soloist of his international stature has done as much for contemporary composers in the past 30 years. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
2.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
4.
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe), Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
5.
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 1, Sz36 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1907-08 
6.
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, 'To the memory of an angel' by Alban Berg
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1935 
7.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 1 in G major, Op. 40 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Emil Tchakarov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1978 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 58 Secs. 
8.
Concerto movement for Violin in C major, WoO 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Emil Tchakarov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Bonn, Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/1978 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 15 Minutes 42 Secs. 
9.
Polonaise for Violin and Orchestra in B flat major, D 580 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Emil Tchakarov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1978 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
10.
Rondo for Violin and Strings in A major, D 438 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Emil Tchakarov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1978 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 14 Minutes 45 Secs. 
11.
Konzertstück for Violin in D major, D 345 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Emil Tchakarov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1978 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 2 Secs. 
12.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
13.
Serenade for Violin and Orchestra "after Plato's Symposium" by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1979 
Venue:  Live  Frederic R. Mann Auditorium, Tel Aviv 
Length: 29 Minutes 37 Secs. 
14.
Concerto for Violin by Ned Rorem
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/1988 
Venue:  Live  Avery Fisher Hall, New York City 
Length: 23 Minutes 38 Secs. 
15.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
16.
Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
17.
Concerto for Violin by Philip Glass
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/1992 
Venue:  Live  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 24 Minutes 54 Secs. 
18.
Concerto Grosso no 5 by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Rainer Keuschnig (Piano), Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990-1991; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/1991 
Venue:  Live  Grosser Saal, Musikverein, Vienna 
Length: 27 Minutes 35 Secs. 
19.
Concerto for Violin "Offertorium" by Sofia Gubaidulina
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USSR 
Date of Recording: 04/1988 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston 
Length: 35 Minutes 34 Secs. 
20.
Hommage to T.S. Eliot by Sofia Gubaidulina
Performer:  Radovan Vlatkovic (French Horn), Eduard Brunner (Clarinet), Alois Posch (Double Bass),
Tabea Zimmermann (Viola), David Geringas (Cello), Isabelle van Keulen (Violin),
Klaus Thunemann (Bassoon), Gidon Kremer (Violin), Christine Whittlesey (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USSR 
Date of Recording: 04/1987 
Venue:  Bibliothekssaal, Polling, Germany 
Length: 33 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
21.
A Little Chamber Music by Arthur Vincent Lourié
Performer:  Thomas Klug (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  German Chamber Philharmonic Bremen
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1932; France 
Date of Recording: 06/1992 
Venue:  Friedrich-von-Thiersch Saal, Wiesbaden 
Length: 8 Minutes 17 Secs. 
22.
Little Gidding by Arthur Vincent Lourié
Performer:  Kenneth Riegel (Tenor)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  German Chamber Philharmonic Bremen
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1952; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1992 
Venue:  Friedrich-von-Thiersch Saal, Wiesbaden 
Length: 14 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
23.
Concerto da Camera by Arthur Vincent Lourié
Performer:  Thomas Klug (Violin), Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  German Chamber Philharmonic Bremen
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1992 
Venue:  Friedrich-von-Thiersch Saal, Wiesbaden 
Length: 31 Minutes 53 Secs. 
24.
Concerto for Piano and Violin in D minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Martha Argerich (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Germany 
25.
Concerto for Violin in D minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Germany 
26.
Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K 364 (320d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Kim Kashkashian (Viola)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
27.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in B flat major, K 207 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
28.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in D major, K 211 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
29.
Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K 216 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
30.
Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
31.
Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1775 
32.
Concerto for Violin no 4 in D minor by Niccolň Paganini
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1830 
33.
Sonata Varsavia by Niccolň Paganini
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
34.
Polonaise for Violin and Orchestra in B flat major, D 580 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
35.
German Dances (5) and Coda for String Quartet, D 90 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gabrielle Lester (Violin), Richard Lester (Cello), Gidon Kremer (Violin),
Diemut Poppen (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Vienna, Austria 
36.
Rondo for Violin and Strings in A major, D 438 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
37.
Minuets (5) for String Quartet, D 89 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Diemut Poppen (Viola), Gabrielle Lester (Violin), Gidon Kremer (Violin),
Richard Lester (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Vienna, Austria 
38.
Konzertstück for Violin in D major, D 345 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
39.
Concerto Grosso no 1 by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Yuri Smirnov (Piano), Yuri Smirnov (Harpsichord), Tatiana Grindenko (Violin),
Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Heinrich Schiff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USSR 
Date of Recording: 09/1988 
Venue:  Kammermusiksaal, Berlin 
Length: 28 Minutes 25 Secs. 
40.
Moz-Art ŕ la Haydn by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USSR 
Date of Recording: 09/1988 
Venue:  Kammermusiksaal, Berlin 
Length: 12 Minutes 5 Secs. 
41.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 "Quasi una Sonata" by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Yuri Smirnov (Piano)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968/1987; USSR 
Date of Recording: 09/1988 
Venue:  Kammermusiksaal, Berlin 
Length: 21 Minutes 48 Secs. 
42.
A Paganini by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; USSR 
43.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in C sharp minor, Op. 129 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USSR 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, MA 
Length: 31 Minutes 49 Secs. 
44.
Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 129 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Boston, MA 
Length: 22 Minutes 30 Secs. 
45.
Sonata for Violin and Piano, Op. 134 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USSR 
46.
Concerto for Violin no 2 by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Heinz Holliger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Basel Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; USSR 
47.
Concerto for Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano and Strings "For Three" by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), Gidon Kremer (Violin), Yuri Bashmet (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Soloists
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; Germany 
48.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1979 
Length: 33 Minutes 34 Secs. 
49.
Sérénade mélancolique for Violin and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 26 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1979 
Length: 8 Minutes 23 Secs. 
50.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 4 Secs. 
51.
Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 30 Secs. 
52.
Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 59 Secs. 
53.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 34 Secs. 
54.
Concerto for Violin and Oboe in G minor, RV 576 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe), Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
55.
Concerto for Violin and Double Orchestra in D major, RV 582 "Assumption BVM" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Heinz Holliger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
56.
Le boeuf sur le toit, Op. 58 by Darius Milhaud
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; France 
57.
Fantasia appassionata, Op. 35 by Henri Vieuxtemps
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
58.
Počme for Violin and Orchestra in E flat major, Op. 25 by Ernest Chausson
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; France 
59.
Années de pčlerinage, deuxičme année, S 161 "Italie": no 7, Aprčs une lecture du Dante by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Marta Sudraba (Cello), Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1849; Weimar, Germany 
60.
Fantasy Variations for Piano, Strings and Percussion on a theme by Mozart by Leonid Chizhik
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Danelius Rubinas (Double Bass), Andrei Pushkarev (Percussion),
Leonid Chizhik (Piano)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
61.
Tango Hommage ŕ Gidon by Alexander Wustin
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Andrei Pushkarev (Percussion)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997; Moscow, Russia 
62.
Rag-GIDON-time by Giya Kancheli
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
63.
The Unanswered Call by Alexander Bakshi
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; Russia 
64.
Meeting with a Friend by Georgs Pelécis
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Latvia 
65.
Circus by Sergei Dreznin
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985 
66.
Concerto for Violin no 2 "The American Four Seasons" by Philip Glass
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
67.
Estonian Lullaby by Arvo Pärt
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica,  Liepaites Girls' Choir
68.
Ex Contrario by Giya Kancheli
Performer:  Giedre Dirvanauskaite (Cello), Gidon Kremer (Violin), Andrei Pushkarev (Keyboards)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
69.
Yumeji's Theme by Shigeru Umebayashi
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2000; China 

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