Chamber Choir: Veljo Tormis (1)|
Melodiya C10 14085-6
|Recorded in Estonia in 1976 (Tracks 1 to 13) and 1978
(Tracks 14-15). Released in 1981. |
Sound Engineer:Paul Krünberk; Producer:Kaupo Uibo (Tracks 1 to 13) and Enn Tomson (Tracks 14-15); Design and Photo: Jaan Klõšeiko and Tõnu Tormis.
|All compositions by Veljo Tormis (1930-)|
Kolmteist Eesti Lüürilist Rahvalaulu (Thirteen Estonian Lyrical Folksongs)
for mixed choir (1972) (18:43)|
Ellerhein Chamber Choir / Tõnu Kaljuste
Tracks 14.-15. Kaks Eesti Runolaulu (Two Estonian Runosongs) for two female singers and piano (1973-4) (18:50) [texts from original folksongs adapted by Jaan Kaplinski]
Singers from the Ellerhein Chamber Choir:Tiina Kaunissaar and Lea Sild (Track 14); Katrin Ehala and Anne Loog (Track 15); Valdur Roots:piano.
|Commissions, Dedications and Awards|
|Research in progress.|
|The publishing source for the scores on this recording are not identified.|
|Other Points of Interest and Links|
|1. The 13 Estonian Lyrical
Folksongs were re-recorded by the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir for
the 2000 Carus Verlag recording Veljo
Tormis:Heaps of Songs. The 2 Estonian Runosongs were re-recorded by
the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir for the 1999 ECM recording Veljo Tormis:Litany
to Thunder. |
2. The original Estonian liner notes for this LP were by conductor Tõnu Kaljuste and composer Veljo Tormis and can be read in an English translation here.
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