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