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The Essential Rautavaara


Release Date: 09/25/2001 
Label:  Ondine   Catalog #: 989   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Einojuhani Rautavaara
Performer:  Ralf Gothóni
Conductor:  Max PommerHannu LintuJuha KangasLeif Segerstam
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Symphony OrchestraFinnish Brass SymphonyOstrobothnian Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Cantus Arcticus, Op. 61 "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra" by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Conductor:  Max Pommer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; Finland 
Length: 17 Minutes 11 Secs. 
2.
A Requiem in Our Time, Op. 3 by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Conductor:  Hannu Lintu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finnish Brass Symphony
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; Finland 
Length: 11 Minutes 3 Secs. 
3.
Fiddlers, Op. 1 by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Conductor:  Juha Kangas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952/1972; Finland 
Length: 7 Minutes 30 Secs. 
4.
Isle of Bliss by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Conductor:  Leif Segerstam
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; Finland 
Length: 11 Minutes 20 Secs. 
5.
Symphony no 7 "Angel of Light": Come un sogno by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Conductor:  Leif Segerstam
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; Finland 
Length: 10 Minutes 15 Secs. 
6.
Concerto for Piano no 1, Op. 45 by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Performer:  Ralf Gothóni (Piano)
Conductor:  Leif Segerstam
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; Finland 
Length: 20 Minutes 11 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": I. The Bog
Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": II. Melancholy
Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": III. Swans Migrating
A Requiem in Our Time: Hymnus
A Requiem in Our Time: Credo et dupito
A Requiem in Our Time: Dies irae
A Requiem in Our Time: Lacrymosa
Pelimannit (The Fiddlers), Op. 1: I. Narbolaisten Braa Speli (The Narbo Villagers in Fine Fettle)
Pelimannit (The Fiddlers), Op. 1: II. Kopsin Jonas (Mr. Jonas Kopsi)
Pelimannit (The Fiddlers), Op. 1: IV. Klockar Samuel Dikstrom (Bell-ringer Samuel Dikstrom)
Pelimannit (The Fiddlers), Op. 1: V. Pirun Polska (Devil's Schottische)
Pelimannit (The Fiddlers), Op. 1: VI. Hypyt (Jumps)
Lintukoto (Isle of Bliss)
Symphony No. 7, "Angel of Light": III. Come un sogno
Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 45: I. Con grandezza
Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 45: II. Andante
Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 45: III. Molto vivace

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