WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Gemini - Sibelius: Tone Poems, Songs


Release Date: 08/10/2004 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 85785   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth JonesGeoffrey ParsonsSiv Wennberg
Conductor:  Antal DorátiSir Alexander GibsonSir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraRoyal Scottish National OrchestraVienna Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 35 Mins. 

This title is currently unavailable.



Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes song(s) by Jean Sibelius. Soloists: Siv Wennberg, Geoffrey Parsons. Includes song(s) by Jean Sibelius. Soloists: Siv Wennberg, Geoffrey Parsons. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Luonnotar, Op. 70 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Dame Gwyneth Jones (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1910; Finland 
Language: Finnish 
2.
En saga, Op. 9 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892/1902; Finland 
3.
Nightride and sunrise, Op. 55 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; Finland 
4.
Oceanides, Op. 73 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; Finland 
5.
King Christian II, Op. 27 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Finland 
6.
The Bard, Op. 64 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1913/1914; Finland 
7.
Scčnes historiques no 1, Op. 25: no 3, Festivo by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
8.
Karelia Overture, Op. 10 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
9.
Karelia Suite, Op. 11 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
10.
Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22: no 3, Swan of Tuonela by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1897; Finland 
11.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
12.
Pohjola's daughter, Op. 49 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Finland 
13.
Songs (6), Op. 36: no 1, Black roses by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Geoffrey Parsons (Piano), Siv Wennberg (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
Language: Swedish 
14.
Songs (5), Op. 37: no 1, First kiss by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Siv Wennberg (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Finland 
Language: Swedish 
15.
Runeberg Songs (7), Op. 13: no 4, Spring is flying by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Siv Wennberg (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Finland 
Language: Swedish 
16.
Songs (5), Op. 37: no 5, Maiden's tryst by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Siv Wennberg (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Finland 
Language: Swedish 

Sound Samples

Luonnotar Op. 70
En Saga Op. 9 (2004 Remastered Version): En Saga Op. 9
Nightride and Sunrise Op. 55 (1994 Remastered Version): Nightride and Sunrise Op. 55
The Oceanides Op. 73 (1994 Remastered Version): The Oceanides Op. 73
King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 Remastered Version): I. Nocturne: King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 - Remaster): I. Nocturne
King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 Remastered Version): II. Élégie: King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 - Remaster): II. Élégie
King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 Remastered Version): III. Musette: King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 - Remaster): III. Musette
King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 Remastered Version): IV. Sérénade: King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 - Remaster): IV. Sérénade
King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 Remastered Version): V. Ballade: King Christian II - Incidental Music, Op.27 (2004 - Remaster): V. Ballade
Karelia - Overture Op.10 (1967 Remastered Version): Karelia - Overture Op.10
Karelia Suite Op. 11 (1990 Remastered Version): I. Intermezzo: Karelia Suite Op. 11 (1990 Digital Remaster): I. Intermezzo
Karelia Suite Op. 11 (1990 Remastered Version): II. Ballade: Karelia Suite Op. 11 (1990 Digital Remaster): II. Ballade
Karelia Suite Op. 11 (1990 Remastered Version): III. Alla marcia: Karelia Suite Op. 11 (1990 Digital Remaster): III. Alla marcia
The Swan of Tuonela from Lemminkäinen Suite (Four Legends) Op. 22 (1990 Remastered Version): The Swan of Tuonela from Lemminkäinen Suite (Four Legends) Op. 22
Finlandia Op. 26 (1990 Remastered Version): Finlandia Op. 26
Pohjola's Daughter Op. 49 (1995 Remastered Version): Pohjola's Daughter Op. 49
The Bard Op. 64 (2004 Remastered Version): The Bard Op. 64
Festivo, Op.25 No.3 (2004 Remastered Version): Festivo, Op.25 No.3
Den första kyssen (The first kiss), Op.37 No.1 (2004 Remastered Version): Den första kyssen (The first kiss), Op.37 No.1
Vĺren flyktar hastigt (Spring is flying), Op.13 No.4 (2004 Remastered Version): Vĺren flyktar hastigt (Spring is flying), Op.13 No.4
Flickan kom (The Tryst), Op.37 No.5 (2004 Remastered Version): Flickan kom (The Tryst), Op.37 No.5
Svarta rosor (Black roses), Op.36 No.1 (2004 Remastered Version): Svarta rosor (Black roses), Op.36 No.1

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title