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Sibelius - The Tempest, Op.109

Composer Jean Sibelius
Performer Anssi Hirvonen
Heikki Keinonen
Paavo Kerola
Lahti Opera Chorus
Lilli Paasikivi
Kirsi Tiihonen
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Period Romantic
Catalogue Number BIS-581 CD
EAN 7318590005811
Format CD
Release date Oct 1992
Total time 67'20


Académie Charles Cros: Grand Prix du Disque; Gramophone: outstanding; Penguin Guide 3 stars.

Incidental Music to Shakespeare´s Play.
World Première Recording of the Complete Score.
 
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  Jean Sibelius
  The Tempest, Op.109
01 Ouverture - The Ship Sinks beneath the Waves 6'36
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act I, Scene I 8'55
02 Miranda is Lulled into Slumber 1'43
03 Ariel Flies on 0'20
04 Chorus of the Winds 2'21
05 Ariel Hastens Away 0'16
06 Ariel - Hietikolle käymme näin (Come unto these yellow sands) 1'57
07 Ariel - Sun isääs´ peittävät synkeät veet (Full fadom five father lies´) 2'18
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act II, Scene II 7'47
08 Interlude (Prospero) 4'10
09 The Oak Tree Plays the Flute 2'43
10 Ariel - Täällä senkun kuorsataan (While you here do snoring lie) 0'54
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act II, Scene III 3'57
11 Interlude: Caliban 1'20
12 Stephano - En enää lähde merelle (I shall no more to sea, to sea) 1'11
13 Caliban - Hei, Prosperon perkele (Farewell, master; farewell, farewell!) 1'26
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act III, Scene IV
14 Interlude: Miranda 1'43
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act III, Scene V 4'07
15 Humoreske 1'58
16 Canon - Kurkitaan, urkitaan (Flout´em and cout´em) 2'09
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act III, Scene VI 8'54
17 Antonio. Dance of the Shapes 5'05
18 Ariel as Harpy - Melodrama 1'56
19 The Shapes Dance Out (Ballet II) 1'53
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act IV, Scene VII 13'59
20 Intermezzo (Alonso mourns) 1'58
21 Ariel Flies In 0'21
22 Ariel - Ennen kuin ehdit huokaamaan (Before you can say 'come') 0'45
23 The Rainbow 2'16
24 Iris´s Melodrama 1'00
25 Juno - Kuunia ja vaurautta (Honour, riches, marriage-blessing) 1'32
26 Dance of the Naiads 2'27
27 Dance of the Harvesters 1'47
28 Ariel Flies In 0'19
29 Ariel Hastens Away 0'16
30 Ariel Flies In 0'19
31 The Dogs 0'59
 
  The Tempest, Op.109. Act V, Scene VIII 8'43
32 Overture 1'02
33 Ariel Brings the Foes to Prespero 3'06
34 Ariel - Mä mettä janooni juoda saan (Where the bee sucks, there suck I) 1'00
35 Cortège 2'15
36 Epilogue 1'20
 
  Album total 67'20
OrchestraLahti Symphony Orchestra
ComposerSibelius, Jean
ConductorVänskä, Osmo
ChoirLahti Opera Chorus
Mezzo-sopranoPaasikivi, Lilli
TenorHirvonen, Anssi
Kerola, Paavo
BaritoneKeinonen, Heikki
SopranoTiihonen, Kirsi

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