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Aho - Symphony No.2 & 7

Composer Kalevi Aho
Performer Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Period Contemporary
Catalogue Number BIS-936 CD
EAN 7318590009369
Format CD
Release date Nov 1998
Total time 68'17

BBC Music Magazine: 5 Stars; Penguin Guide: 3 Stars.
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  Kalevi Aho
01 Symphony No.2 (1970/1995) in one movement 21'14
  Symphony No.7 (1988) 'Insect Symphony' / 'Hyönteissinfonia' 45'38
02 I. Kulkuri, loispistiäinen ja sen toukka / The Tramp, the Parasitic Hymenopter and its Larva 7'04
03 II. Perhoset (Perhosten foxtrot ja tango) / The Butterflies (The Foxtrot and Tango of the Butterflies) 4'33
04 III. Sittiäiset (Suru varaustetusta sontapallosta) / The Dung Beetles (Grief over the Stolen Ball of Dung) 3'52
05 IV. Heinäsirkät / The Grasshoppers 6'11
06 V. Muurahaiset (Muurahaisten työmusiikki ja sotamarssit I ja II) / The Ants (The Working Music of the Ants and War Marches I and II) 11'13
07 VI. Päivänkorennot (Päivänkorentojen tanssi ja kehtolaulu kuoleille päivänkorennoille) /The Dayflies and Lullaby for the Dead Dayflies 12'45
  Album total 68'17
OrchestraLahti Symphony Orchestra
ConductorVänskä, Osmo
ComposerAho, Kalevi

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