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Joy - Highlights From The World-famous Choir / Tapiola Choir


Release Date: 10/22/2002 
Label:  Ondine   Catalog #: 1003   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalOskar MerikantoJean SibeliusFredrik Pacius,   ... 
Performer:  Sara LindgrenElina LaakkonenHeikki RusamaSara Hakkarainen,   ... 
Conductor:  Jorma PanulaKari Ala-PöllänenErkki PohjolaOsmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola SinfoniettaTapiola Children's ChoirTapiola Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Tapiola Children's Choir. Conductors: Erkki Pohjola, Kari Ala-Pöllänen. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Tapiola Children's Choir. Conductors: Erkki Pohjola, Kari Ala-Pöllänen. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
This Land, My Land, Finland by Traditional
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
2.
Song of the Nation by Traditional
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
3.
Song for the Wanting Land by Oskar Merikanto
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
4.
The Hills of Karelia by Traditional
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
5.
Oh How Fair My Sweetheart Is by Traditional
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
6.
The Shepherd Piper by Traditional
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
7.
The Sky is Blue by Traditional
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
8.
Young Rascals from Härmä Village by Traditional
Performer:  Sara Lindgren (Alto)
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
9.
An Orphan's Sigh by Traditional
Performer:  Elina Laakkonen (Alto)
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
10.
Finlandia, Op. 26: Hymn by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Children's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1900; Finland 
Date of Recording: 03/1992 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
11.
Maamme by Fredrik Pacius
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Finland 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Venue:  Tapiola Hall, Espoo, Finland 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
12.
Hunting Song by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
13.
By the Riverside by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
14.
On Vepsian Pathways by Veljo Tormis
Performer:  Heikki Rusama (Shaman Drum)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
15.
The Oak Tree by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 0 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
16.
Herding Song by Veljo Tormis
Performer:  Sara Hakkarainen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
17.
On the Sea Shore by Veljo Tormis
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
18.
The Volcano of Aizu Bandai by Traditional
Performer:  Uki Ovaskainen (Piano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Japanese 
19.
Red Dragonfly by Kosaku Yamada
Performer:  Hannu Hirvensalo (Boy Soprano)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Japan 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: Japanese 
20.
Siyahamba by Traditional
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Written: South Africa 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: English 
21.
Aglepta by Arne Mellnäs
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; Sweden 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: English 
22.
Winter was hard, Op. 20 by Aulis Sallinen
Conductor:  Erkki Pohjola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; Finland 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
23.
Suita grammaticale, Op. 28 by Aulis Sallinen
Conductor:  Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Sinfonietta,  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; Finland 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
24.
Maria, Herran piikanen by Traditional
Conductor:  Erkki Pohjola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  Järvenpää Hall, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
25.
At Christmas God Came on Earth by Pekka Jalkanen
Conductor:  Erkki Pohjola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 01/1994 
Venue:  Finlandia Hall, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
26.
The Guardian Angel by P.J. Hannikainen
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
27.
Evening Prayer by Sofie Lithenius
Performer:  Matti Vainio (Organ)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
28.
Here Beneath a Northern Star by Traditional
Performer:  Matti Kontio (Kantele)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
29.
The Little Bird's Praise by Traditional
Performer:  Sinikka Kontio (Kantele)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 0 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
30.
My Kantele by Kreeta Haapasalo
Performer:  Matti Kontio (Kantele)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
31.
A Finnish Prayer by Taneli Kuusisto
Performer:  Matti Vainio (Organ)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
32.
Spring Hymn by Traditional
Performer:  Matti Vainio (Organ)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Written: Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 
33.
Thank You, Lord! by Oskar Merikanto
Performer:  Matti Vainio (Organ)
Conductor:  Kari Ala-Pöllänen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tapiola Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Finland 
Date of Recording: 1997 
Venue:  Roihuvori Church, Helsinki, Finland 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Finnish 

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