The Silence Of Being - The Music Of Arvo Pärt

Release Date: 3/25/2008
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8506015
Number of Discs: 6

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$49.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews
Includes work(s) by Arvo Pärt. Ensembles: Elora Festival Orchestra, Elora Festival Singers, Hungarian State Opera Orchestra, Tonus Peregrinus, Ulster Orchestra. Conductors: Tamás Benedek, Noel Edison, Antony Pitts, Takuo Yuasa. Soloists: Lesley Hatfield, Rebecca Hirsch, Jurgen Petrenko.
Works on This Recording
1. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
2. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Béla Nagy (Violin)
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
3. Festina lente by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Márta Haraszti (Harp )
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1988-1990 ; Vienna, Austria
4. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Rezso Hajna (Viola), Béla Nagy (Violin), Katalin Schneider (Violin), Judit Kiss Domonkos (Cello)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
5. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Tibor Parkanyi (Cello), Sándor Falvai (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
6. Summa by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1978 ; Estonia
7. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
8. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Béla Horváth (Oboe), Lázsló Kiss Gy (Clarinet), Géza Bánhegyi (Clarinet), József Eros (Oboe), József Eros (English Horn), Károly Ambrus (French Horn), Lázsló Kiss Gy (Bass Clarinet), Antal Szuromi (French Horn), István Hartenstein (Bassoon), László Hunyadi (Bassoon), Antal Eisrich (Percussion), Miklós Kovács (Percussion)
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
9. Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1976 ; Estonia
10. Tabula Rasa by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Rebecca Hirsch (Violin), Lesley Hatfield (Violin)
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1976 ; Estonia
11. Collage sur B-A-C-H for Strings, Oboe, Harpsichord and Piano by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1964 ; USSR
12. Symphony no 3 by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Takuo Yuasa
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1971 ; Estonia
13. St John Passion by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Mark Anderson (Tenor), Robert MacDonald (Bass)
Conductor: Antony Pitts
Orchestra/Ensemble: Tonus Peregrinus
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1982 ; Germany
14. Triodion by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1998 ;
15. Tribute to Caesar by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1997 ;
16. Nunc dimittis by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 2001 ; Germany
17. Kanon Pokajanen: Ode VII by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1994 ;
18. I am the True Vine by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1996 ;
19. The Woman with the Alabaster Box by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1997 ;
20. Dopo la vittoria by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1996-1998 ; Germany
21. Bogoroditse Devo by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Noel Edison
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elora Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1990 ; Estonia
22. Heroes Symphony: 5th movement, Neukoln by Philip Glass
Conductor: Marin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
23. Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima by Krzysztof Penderecki
Conductor: Antoni Wit
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1960 ; Poland
24. Toccata for Violin and Player Piano by Conlon Nancarrow
Performer: Mia Wu (Violin)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1938 ; Mexico
25. Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano: Interlude no 1 by John Cage
Performer: Boris Berman (Prepared Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1946-1948 ; USA
26. Nachtstücke (5) for violin and piano: no 1, Elegie by Hans Werner Henze
Performer: Peter Skaerved (Violin), Aaron Shorr (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1990 ; Germany
27. Quattro Pezzi su una nota sola (Four Pieces on Only One Note), for 25 musicians: 1. by Giacinto Scelsi
Conductor: Hans Zender
28. In C: Excerpt(s) by Terry Riley
Conductor: Paul Hillier
Period: 20th Century
29. Quartet for Strings no 2: 1st movement, ? by Charles Wuorinen
Orchestra/Ensemble: Group for Contemporary Music
Period: 20th Century
30. Déserts: Third Electronic Interpolation by Edgard Varèse
Period: 20th Century
Written: ?1950-54 ; USA
31. Songs, Drones and Refrains of Death: Death-Drone II by George Crumb
Performer: Nicholas Isherwood (Bass)
Conductor: Fuat Kent
Period: 20th Century
32. Bagatelles (6) for Wind Quintet: no 3, Allegro grazioso by György Ligeti
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1953 ; Hungary
33. Pieces (5) for Accordion, Violin and Cello "Silenzio": no 2 by Sofia Gubaidulina
Performer: Maria Kliegel (Cello), Kathrin Rabus (Violin), Elsbeth Moser (Bayan)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1991 ; USSR
34. Beta by Jorgen Plaetner
Period: 20th Century
35. Shaker Loops: A Final Shaking by John Adams
Conductor: Marin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1978 ; USA
36. Concerto for Piano no 1, Op. 45: 1st movement, Con grandezza by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Performer: Laura Mikkola (Piano)
Conductor: Hannu Lintu
Orchestra/Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1969 ; Finland
37. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Conductor: Tamás Benedek
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
38. Cantate Domino by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Jurgen Petrenko (Organ)
Conductor: Noel Edison
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977 ; Estonia
39. Berliner Messe by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Jurgen Petrenko (Organ)
Conductor: Noel Edison
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1990-1992 ;
40. De profundis by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Jurgen Petrenko (Organ)
Conductor: Noel Edison
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977-1980 ; Estonia
41. Summa by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Jurgen Petrenko (Organ)
Conductor: Noel Edison
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1978 ; Estonia
42. The Beatitudes by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Jurgen Petrenko (Organ)
Conductor: Noel Edison
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1990/1991 ; Germany
43. Magnificat by Arvo Pärt
Performer: Jurgen Petrenko (Organ)
Conductor: Noel Edison
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1989 ; Germany
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