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Northern Highlights: The Ultimate Finnish Orchestral Favourites

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/25/2001
  • Label: Ondine
  • UPC: 761195099124
  • Catalog Number: 991

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Prelude, Op 7 - Leif Segerstam & Heino Kaski (4:45)
    Composed byHeino Kaski
    Conducted byLeif Segerstam
    Performed byLeif Segerstam, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
  2. 2 Festive March - Erkki Melartin & Leif Segerstam (4:35)
    Composed byErkki Melartin
    Conducted byLeif Segerstam
    Performed byLeif Segerstam, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
  3. 3–5 Suite mignonne, for 2 flutes & strings, Op. 98a - Tapiola Sinfonietta & Jean Sibelius (5:49)
    Composed byJean Sibelius
    Conducted byTuomas Ollila
    Performed byTapiola Sinfonietta, Tuomas Ollila
    1. 3No. 1, Petite Scene
    2. 4No. 2, Polka
    3. 5No. 3, Epilogue
  4. 6 Presto, for string quartet (or string orchestra) in D major - Tapiola Sinfonietta & Jean Sibelius (4:46)
    Composed byJean Sibelius
    Conducted byTuomas Ollila
    Performed byTapiola Sinfonietta, Tuomas Ollila
  5. 7 Valse Triste, for orchestra (from Kuolema), Op. 44/1 - Jean Sibelius & Tuomas Ollila (4:52)
    Composed byJean Sibelius
    Conducted byTuomas Ollila
    Performed byTuomas Ollila, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
  6. 8 Finlandia, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 26 - Eri Klas & Jean Sibelius (8:26)
    Composed byJean Sibelius
    Conducted byEri Klas
    Performed byEri Klas, Finnish National Opera Orchestra, Finnish National Opera Chorus
  7. 9–11 Suite for Strings - Einojuhani Rautavaara & Juha Kangas (12:39)
    Composed byEinojuhani Rautavaara
    Conducted byJuha Kangas
    Performed byJuha Kangas, Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
    1. 9Presto
    2. 10Andante
    3. 11Vivace assai
  8. 12 Ouvertura - Emil von Sauer & Eri Klas (2:34)
    Composed byEmil von Sauer
    Conducted byEri Klas
    Performed byEri Klas, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
  9. 13 Masquerade in a Chinese Garden - Emil von Sauer & Eri Klas (1:55)
    Composed byEmil von Sauer
    Conducted byEri Klas
    Performed byEri Klas, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
  10. 14 Rumba - Emil von Sauer & Eri Klas (2:03)
    Composed byEmil von Sauer
    Conducted byEri Klas
    Performed byEri Klas, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
  11. 15 The Great Wall of China, for orchestra: March à la Shostakovich - Sven Einar Englund & Eri Klas (2:07)
    Composed bySven Einar Englund
    Conducted byEri Klas
    Performed byEri Klas, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
  12. 16 Karelian Rhapsody for orchestra - Uuno Klami & Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra (14:24)
    Composed byUuno Klami
    Conducted bySakari Oramo
    Performed byFinnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo
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