Tormis: Choral Music

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Philadelphia Inquirer - David Patrick Stearns
Though there's a strong ethnic basis, this collection of choral songs is full of any number of magical effects - not unlike Meredith Monk, or the Bulgarian Women's Choir - that can only be realized by the very best ensembles. The Holst Singers surely fall into that category.
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Editorial Reviews

Philadelphia Inquirer - David Patrick Stearns
Though there's a strong ethnic basis, this collection of choral songs is full of any number of magical effects - not unlike Meredith Monk, or the Bulgarian Women's Choir - that can only be realized by the very best ensembles. The Holst Singers surely fall into that category.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/13/2008
  • Label: Hyperion Uk
  • UPC: 034571176017
  • Catalog Number: 67601
  • Sales rank: 223,638

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Songs (2) after Ernst Enno - Veljo Tormis & Holst Singers (7:56)
  2. 2 Estonian Game Songs, for chorus - Veljo Tormis & Holst Singers (7:15)
  3. 3 Songs (3) from the epic "Kalevipoeg", for chorus - Veljo Tormis & Holst Singers (10:41)
  4. 4 Livonian heritage, for chorus - Veljo Tormis & Holst Singers (16:46)
  5. 5 Singing aboard ship, for alto soloist & chorus - Veljo Tormis & Holst Singers (4:59)
  6. 6 S├╝gismaastikud, song cycle for chorus (Autumn landscapes) - Veljo Tormis & Christopher Head (8:59)
  7. 7 Estonian (4) Lullabies - Veljo Tormis & Holst Singers (6:57)
  8. 8 Helletused (Herding Calls), for chorus - Veljo Tormis & Holst Singers (8:02)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Holst Singers Primary Artist
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