Nordic Wind Band Classics

 GEIRR TVEITT (1908-1981)
premiere recording
1  The Old Mill on the Brook, Op. 204 (1962) 3:10
  Det gamle kvernhuset  
  edited by Scott Rogers  
  Andante - Poco più mosso -  
   
 EINOJUHANI RAUTAVAARA (b. 1928)
 A Soldier's Mass, Op. 40 (1968) 9:45  
  Sotilasmessu  
2 1 The Lord of Battles (Kyrie). Moderato 2:02
3 2 Have Mercy on Us (Miserere). Largo - 1:46
4 3 On the Field of Glory (Gloria). Allegro - 1:43
5 4 At Death's Door (In hora mortis). Largo 3:58
   
 AULIS SALLINEN (b. 1935)
6  Chorali, Op. 22 (1970) 9:29
  for 32 Winds, Percussion, Harp and Celesta  
  Lento assai - Poco più mosso (Tempo II) -  
   
 HUGO ALFVEN (1872-1960)
7  Festival Overture, Op. 26 (1909) 7:16
  Fest-ouverture  
  for large military band  
  revised and orchestrated by Gunnar Johansson (1974)  
  [ ] - Allegro con brio - Presto  
   
 CARL NIELSEN (1865-1931)
8  Paraphrase on 'Nearer My God to Thee', FS 63 (1912) 3:11
  for Symphonic Band  
  realised by Wayne D. Gorder  
  Andante  
   
 GEIRR TVEITT
premiere recording
 Sinfonietta di soffiatori, Op 203 (1962) 17:18  
9 1 Intonazione d'autunno. Lento - Poco più mosso - Tempo I 3:35
10 2 Ricordi d'estate. Tempo moderato di springar 2:24
11 3 Fanfara funebra. Andante, deciso 3:20
12 4 Allegria alpestre. Mosso moderato 3:00
13 5 Canto di congredo. Tranquillo - Poco più mosso - 4:39
   
 OLE SCHMIDT (b. 1928)
premiere recording
 Hommage à Stravinsky (1985) 8:23  
  for Symphonic Winds, Timpani and 3 Percussion  
14 I crotchet = 114 1:40
15 II Largo - Allegro - Largo - Allegro 3:17
16 III crotchet = 132 3:19
 Clark Rundell
  27 & 28 April 2002