CLASSICAL IMAGES FROM FINLAND

     
 JEAN SIBELIUS
 Karelia Suite, Op. 11  
1 I. Intermezzo: Moderato 04:08
2 II. Ballade: Tempo di menuetto 08:12
3 III. Alla marcia: Moderato 04:30
 Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri Orchestra
  Leif Segerstam Conductor
     
4  6 Songs, Op. 36 (arr. I. Hellman for baritone and orchestra) 01:49
 Jorma Hynninen Soloist
  Leif Segerstam Conductor
     
 OSKAR MERIKANTO
5  Venezianska visor (Venetian Songs), Op. 51: No. 2. Annina (arr. K. Olli) 03:29
 Jorma Hynninen Soloist
  Ulf Söderblom Conductor
     
6  Kesailta (Summer evening), Op. 1 (version for orchestra) 04:35
 Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri Orchestra
  Leif Segerstam Conductor
     
 JEAN SIBELIUS
 5 Pieces, Op. 81  
7 No. 2. Rondino 01:58
8 No. 1. Mazurka 02:30
 Pekka Kuusisto Soloist
  Raija Kerppo Soloist
     
 ERKKI MELARTIN
9  Nuorten lauluja I (Songs of Youth I), Op. 4 01:47
 Karita Mattila Soloist
  Ilmo Ranta Soloist
     
 TOIVO KUULA
10  Aamulaulu (Morning Song), Op. 2, No. 3 01:26
 Karita Mattila Soloist
  Ilmo Ranta Soloist
     
 YRJO KILPINEN
11  Tunturilauluja (Songs of the Fells), Vol. 1, Op. 52 01:46
 Karita Mattila Soloist
  Ilmo Ranta Soloist
     
 UUNO KLAMI
12  Nummisuutarit (The Cobblers on the Heath) 08:12
 Radion sinfoniaorkesteri Orchestra
  Sakari Oramo Conductor
     
  TRADITIONAL
13  Here Beneath a Northern Star (arr. J. Panula for soprano choir and orchestra) 01:47
 Elina Laakkonen Soloist
  Erkki Pohjola Conductor
     
 HEIKKI SARMANTO
14  Pohjolan vuodenaikoja: No. 1. Hanget soi (Singing Snow) (arr. A. Sarmanto) 03:03
 Tapiolan kuoro Choir
  Uki Ovaskainen Soloist
  Kari Ala-Pöllänen Conductor
     
 EINOJUHANI RAUTAVAARA
 Pelimannit (The Fiddlers), Op. 1 (version for string orchestra)  
15 I. Narbolaisten braa speli (The Narbo Villagers in Fine Fettle) 01:46
16 II. Kopsin Jonas (Mr. Jonas Kopsi) 01:58
17 III. Klockar Samuel Dikstrom (Bell-ringer Samuel Dikstrom) 01:04
18 IV. Pirun polska (Devil's Schottische) 01:35
19 V. Hypyt (Jumps) 00:57
 Keski-Pohjanmaan Kamariorkesteri Orchestra
  Juha Kangas Conductor
     
 JEAN SIBELIUS
20  Finlandia, Op. 26 09:16
 Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri Orchestra
  Leif Segerstam Conductor