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Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra & Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Järvi & Jaakko Kuusisto
Folke Gräsbeck (piano), Andrew Barnett (glockenspiel), Harri Viitanen (1967 Marcussen organ of Helsinki Cathedral) Jorma Hynninen (baritone), Hannu Jurmu (tenor) & Johan Simberg (recitation)
Finnish Radio Orchestra, Tempera Quartet, Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Dominante Choir & YL Male...
The final instalment in the Swedish label BIS’s Sibelius survey mops up the odds and ends. There’s an incredible range of material strewn across the four discs in this set. Much of it is superb,... — More…
Chamber works for cello, string duos & trios, music for kantele, music for brass ensemble, and more
Jaakko Kuusisto (violin) & Taneli Turunen (cello), Jaakko Kuusisto (violin I) & Laura Vikman (violin II), Torleif Thedéen (cello) & Folke Gräsbeck (piano), Jaakko Kuusisto (violin I), Laura Vikman (violin II) & Taneli Turunen (cello), Torleif Thedéen (cello), Laura Vikman (violin II),...
All recordings included are previously unreleased and 14 pieces are world première recordings.
Folke Gräsbeck (piano), with Peter Lönnqvist (piano)
Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
Taken together, this is a comprehensively original cycle, revealing without being controversial, direct in utterance yet precisely calculated. It is certainly, in my view, the finest survey of... — More…
Performers include YL Male Voice Choir/Matti Hyökki, Orphei Drängar/Robert Sund, Akademiska Sångföreningen/Henrik Wikström, Jubilate Choir/Astrid Riska, Dominante Choir/Seppo Murto, Florakören/Ulf Långbacka, Helena Juntunen (soprano), Johanna Rusanen (soprano), Monica Groop (mezzo), Mika Pohjonen...
The Finnish artists involved in these recordings invest genuine love, considerable craft and refined artistry into this enterprise. Even the least of their countryman's youthful chorales or occasional... — More…
Helena Juntunen (soprano), Folke Gräsbeck (piano), Gabriel Suovanen (baritone), Anne Sofie von Otter & Monika Groop (mezzos), Bengt Forsberg (piano), Jorma Hynninen (baritone), Jaakko Kuusisto & Laura Vikman (violins), Taneli Turunen (cello), Laura Vikman (solo violin), Jaakko Kuusisto (violin...
A fascinating, wintry Sibelius disc, including premiere recordings of some lovely solo piano works (my favorite is a noble Impromptu in B minor — More…
Helena Juntiunen (soprano) (Luonnotar)
Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra (Op. 25 and Op. 66), Osmo Vänskä, Neeme Järvi (Op. 25 and Op. 66)
To hear Osmo Vänskä conducting Jean Sibelius is to change one's view of the music. — More…
Folke Gräsbeck (piano) & Lasse Pöysti (recitation)
Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä, Neeme Järvi