Sibelius: Complete Songs / Krause, Soderstrom

Release Date: 9/18/2015
Label: Decca
Catalog Number: B002376202
Composer: Jean Sibelius
Number of Discs: 4

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
This definitive 4-CD set presents the rare opportunity to hear Sibelius’ complete song collection, performed by Elisabeth Soderstrom and Tom Krause accompanied by Vladimir Ashkenazy and Irwin Cage. The package also includes a new essay by Sibelius expert Robert Layton and song texts with English translations.
Works on This Recording
1. Twelfth Night, Op. 60: no 1, Come away, death by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Carlos Bonell (Guitar)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
2. Swim, duck, swim by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
3. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 7, Vain hopes by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
4. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 6, Dolce far niente by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
5. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 4, Romea by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
6. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 3, When I dream by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
7. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 1, Slowly as the evening sun by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
8. Songs (7), Op. 17: no 7, Driftwood by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1898 ; Finland
9. Songs (7), Op. 17: no 6, To evening by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1898 ; Finland
10. Songs (7), Op. 17: no 4, Astray by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894 ; Finland
11. Songs (7), Op. 17: no 3, Enticement by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1891 ; Finland
12. Songs (7), Op. 17: no 1, And I questioned them no further by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1894 ; Finland
13. Songs (6), Op. 88 by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Finland
14. Songs (6), Op. 86: no 4, And is there a thought by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1916 ; Finland
15. Songs (6), Op. 86: no 3, Hidden union by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1916 ; Finland
16. Songs (6), Op. 86: no 2, Longing is my heritage by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1916 ; Finland
17. Songs (6), Op. 72: no 5, The wayfarer and the stream by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1915 ; Finland
18. Songs (6), Op. 72: no 4, The echo-nymph by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1915 ; Finland
19. Songs (6), Op. 72: no 3, The kiss by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1915 ; Finland
20. Songs (6), Op. 50: no 5, Die stille Stadt by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1906 ; Finland
21. Songs (6), Op. 50: no 4, Aus banger Brust by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ; Finland
22. Songs (6), Op. 50: no 3, Im Feld ein Mädchen singt by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1906 ; Finland
23. Songs (6), Op. 50: no 2, Sehnsucht by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1906 ; Finland
24. Songs (6), Op. 36: no 6, The diamond on the March snow by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
25. Songs (6), Op. 36: no 5, March snow by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
26. Songs (6), Op. 36: no 4, Sigh, sedges, sigh by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
27. Songs (6), Op. 36: no 1, Black roses by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
28. Songs (5), Op. 38 by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903 ; Finland
29. Songs (5), Op. 37 by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1898-1902 ; Finland
30. Songs (2), Op. 35: no 2, Theodora by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1907-1908 ; Finland
31. Serenade by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888 ; Finland
32. Sailing, JS 166 by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
33. Runeberg Songs (7), Op. 13 by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1891/1892 ; Finland
34. Runeberg Songs (6), Op. 90: no 1, North by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Finland
35. Narciss by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1918 ; Finland
36. King Christian II, Op. 27: no 4, The fool's song of the spider by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1898 ; Finland
37. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 8, The watersprite by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
38. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 7, The flower of friendship by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
39. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 6, Duke Magnus by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
40. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 5, I am a tree by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
41. Hymn to Thaïs by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Finland
42. Christmas Songs (5), Op. 1 by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1895-1909 ; Finland
43. Arioso, Op. 3 by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1911 ; Finland
44. Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 46: no 5, Three blind sisters by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ; Finland
45. Songs (7), Op. 17: no 2, Go To Sleep! by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: ?1894 ; Finland
46. Songs (6), Op. 50: no 1, Spring Song by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1906 ; Finland
47. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 1, The river and the snail by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
48. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 2, A flower stood by the wayside by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
49. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 3, The mill-wheel by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
50. Twelfth Night, Op. 60: no 2, When that I was and a little tiny boy by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Carlos Bonell (Guitar)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
51. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 2, Lapping Waters by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
52. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 5, Romance by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
53. Songs (6), Op. 86: no 1, The coming of spring by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1916 ; Finland
54. Songs (6), Op. 86: no 5, The singer's reward by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1916 ; Finland
55. Runeberg Songs (6), Op. 90: no 2, Her message by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
56. Runeberg Songs (6), Op. 90: no 3, Morning by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Finland
57. Runeberg Songs (6), Op. 90: no 4, The Birdcatcher by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Irwin Gage (Piano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Finland
58. Runeberg Songs (6), Op. 90: no 5, Summer Night by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Tom Krause (Baritone), Irwin Gage (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Finland
59. Songs (8), Op. 61: no 8, Spell of springtime by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1910 ; Finland
60. Songs (7), Op. 17: no 5, The dragonfly by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: ?1894 ; Finland
61. Songs (6), Op. 86: no 6, Ye sisters, ye brothers by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1916 ; Finland
62. Songs (6), Op. 72: no 6, A hundred ways by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1907 ; Finland
63. Songs (6), Op. 36: no 3, Tennis at Trianon by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
64. Songs (6), Op. 36: no 2, But my bird by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Finland
65. Songs (2), Op. 35: no 1, Jubal by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1907-1908 ; Finland
66. Small girls by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1920 ; Finland
67. Runeberg Songs (6), Op. 90: no 6, Who has brought you here? by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Finland
68. Josephson Songs (8), Op. 57: no 4, May by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909 ; Finland
69. Extinguished by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
70. Songs (6), Op. 50: no 6, Song of the Roses by Jean Sibelius
Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1906 ; Finland
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