Joy! Highlights from the World-Famous Children's Choir

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/22/2002
  • Label: Ondine
  • UPC: 761195100325
  • Catalog Number: 1003


Disc 1
  1. 1 Kotimaani ompi Suomi (Finland, My Finland) [This Land, My Land, Finland - Erkki Pohjola (1:58)
  2. 2 Kansalaislaulu - Erkki Pohjola (1:47)
  3. 3 Nälkämaan laulu - Erkki Pohjola (3:06)
  4. 4 Jo Karjalan kunnailla - Erkki Pohjola (2:22)
  5. 5 Minun kultani kaunis on - Erkki Pohjola (1:50)
  6. 6 Soittajapaimen - Erkki Pohjola (1:38)
  7. 7 Taivas on sininen ja valkoinen (The Sky is Blue and White), folk song - Erkki Pohjola (2:11)
  8. 8 Minä olen Härmän Kankaanpäästä, folksong (Ostrobothnian) - Erkki Pohjola (2:12)
  9. 9 Orvon huokaus - Erkki Pohjola (2:48)
  10. 10 Finlandia Hymn (Finlandia Hymni), for chorus & organ (or harmonium), Op - Erkki Pohjola (2:13)
  11. 11 Maame (Our Land) (National Anthem of the Republic of Finland) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (3:10)
  12. 12 Metsästyslaulu (Hunting Song) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (1:40)
  13. 13 Joen rannalla (By the Riverside) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (1:10)
  14. 14 Vepsän poluilla (On Vepsian Pathwyas) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (2:00)
  15. 15 Tammipuu (The Oak Tree) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (0:41)
  16. 16 Paimenessa (Herding song) - Sara Hakkarainen (1:47)
  17. 17 Meren rannalla (On the Seashore) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (1:24)
  18. 18 Aizu Bandaisan (Volcano of Aizu Bandai), Japanese folksong - Tapiola Chamber Choir (2:07)
  19. 19 Aka Tonbo (Red Dragonfly), folk song, for voice & piano - Hannu Hirvensalo (2:17)
  20. 20 Siyahamba - Tapiola Chamber Choir (1:48)
  21. 21 Aglepta, for childrens' voices - Tapiola Chamber Choir (4:57)
  22. 22 Winter was Hard, for chorus & orchestra, Op 20 - Erkki Pohjola (1:41)
  23. 23 Die erste Deklination - Erkki Pohjola (3:01)
  24. 24 Maria, Herran Piikanen (Maria, the Lord's Little Maiden), carol (Finnis - Erkki Pohjola (1:53)
  25. 25 Jouluna Jumala syntyi (At Christmas, God Came on Earth) - Erkki Pohjola (1:54)
  26. 26 Suojelusenkeli - Tapiola Chamber Choir (1:52)
  27. 27 Iltarukous (Evening Prayer) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (2:11)
  28. 28 Täällä Pohjantähden alla - Tapiola Chamber Choir (2:45)
  29. 29 Pikkulinnun Ylistys (The Little Bird's Praise) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (0:55)
  30. 30 Kanteleeni (My Kantele) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (3:00)
  31. 31 Suomalainen rukous (Finnish Prayer) ("Siunaa ja varjele meitä"), Op. 27 - Tapiola Chamber Choir (2:27)
  32. 32 Suvivirsi (Spring Hymn) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (2:44)
  33. 33 Kiitos Sulle Jumalani (Thanks to God) - Tapiola Chamber Choir (33:44)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Kari Ala-Pöllänen Primary Artist, Conductor
Matti Kontio Kantele
Sinakka Kontio Kantele
Sara Hakkarainen Vocals, Track Performer
Hannu Hirvensalo Vocals, Track Performer
Elina Laakkonen Vocals, Track Performer
Sara Lindgren Vocals, Track Performer
Erkki Pohjola Conductor, Track Performer
Tapiola Sinfonietta Performing Ensemble
Tallinn String Quartet Children's Chorus
Jorma Panula Conductor
Osmo Vänskä Conductor
Technical Credits
William Moore translation
Johan Ludvig Runeberg Text
Andrew Bentley translation
Susan Sinisalo translation, Liner Note Translation
Reijo Kiilunen Executive Producer
Enno Maemets Engineer
Jaakko Mäntyjärvi translation
Seppo Siirala Producer
Cheri Tamminen Cover Design
Markku Kilpiö Liner Notes
Jorma Panula Arranger
William Moore translation
Robi de Godzinsky Engineer
J.H. Erkko Text
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