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Lise Davidsen|Sibelius: Luonnotar, Op. 70 & Other Orchestral Works

Sibelius: Luonnotar, Op. 70 & Other Orchestral Works

Lise Davidsen, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Edward Gardner

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Following their acclaimed recordings of Schoenberg with Sara Jakubiak and Britten’s Peter Grimes with Stuart Skelton, Edward Gardner and the Bergen Philharmonic turn their attention to the music of Sibelius. Written in 1913 for the diva Aino Ackté, the tone poem Luonnotar draws on text from the Finnish national epic poem, the Kalevala. Its virtuosic demands are ably met here by award-wining soprano Lise Davidsen, who also feature in the Suite from Pelléas and Mélisande, music re-worked by Sibelius from his incidental music written for the first performances of Maeterlinck’s play in Helsinki, in 1905, in Swedish. The tone poem Tapiola, from 1926, is Sibelius’ last great masterpiece and evokes the forests of his native Finland. The programme is completed by a pair of much earlier works, Rakastava and Vårsång (Spring Song). © Chandos

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Luonnotar, op. 70 (Jean Sibelius)

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Luonnotar, Op. 70
Lise Davidsen
00:09:02

Lise Davidsen, Soprano - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

Tapiola, Op. 112 (Jean Sibelius)

2
Tapiola, Op. 112
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:18:11

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

Pelléas et Mélisande, op. 46 (Jean Sibelius)

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I. At the Castle Gate
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:02:19

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

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II. Mélisande
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:04:08

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

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III. At the Seashore
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:02:00

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

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IV. By a Spring in the Park
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:02:12

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

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V. The Three Blind Sisters (Version for Soprano & Orchestra) [Sung in Swedish]
Lise Davidsen
00:02:34

Lise Davidsen, Soprano - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

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VI. Pastorale
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:01:53

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

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9
VII. Mélisande at the Spinning Wheel
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:01:48

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

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VIII. Entr'acte
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:02:49

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

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IX. The Death of Mélisande
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:05:58

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

Rakastava, Op. 14 (Jean Sibelius)

12
I. The Lover
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:04:07

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

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II. The Path of His Beloved
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:02:19

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

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III. Good Evening! Farewell !
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:05:42

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

Spring Song, op. 16 (Jean Sibelius)

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Spring Song, Op. 16
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
00:07:44

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean Sibelius, Composer

(C) 2021 Chandos (P) 2021 Chandos

Album Description

Following their acclaimed recordings of Schoenberg with Sara Jakubiak and Britten’s Peter Grimes with Stuart Skelton, Edward Gardner and the Bergen Philharmonic turn their attention to the music of Sibelius. Written in 1913 for the diva Aino Ackté, the tone poem Luonnotar draws on text from the Finnish national epic poem, the Kalevala. Its virtuosic demands are ably met here by award-wining soprano Lise Davidsen, who also feature in the Suite from Pelléas and Mélisande, music re-worked by Sibelius from his incidental music written for the first performances of Maeterlinck’s play in Helsinki, in 1905, in Swedish. The tone poem Tapiola, from 1926, is Sibelius’ last great masterpiece and evokes the forests of his native Finland. The programme is completed by a pair of much earlier works, Rakastava and Vårsång (Spring Song). © Chandos

Details of original recording : Recording producers Brian Pidgeon (May 2018) and Vegard Landaas, LAWO Classics (February 2021)

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