|Laulavad TPI koorid (The Tallinn Polytechnical
Institute Choirs Sing)
Melodiya C10 24765 000
|Recorded in Estonia. Released in 1986.
Recording Producer:Enn Tomson; Administrator:Mart Maripuu; Artist:H. Saar; Photos (back cover):S. Arbet.
|Compositions by Veljo Tormis (1930-)|
Track 1. Astuge ette! (1984) (Step Forward!) [Text: Lydia Koidula] (3:30)
Pildikesi Vormsi minevikust (1983) (Pictures from Vormsi's Past) [Text: Estonian-Swedish folk poetry translated by Jaan Kross] (4:25)
Track 2a. Sulase kaebus (The Farmhand's Lament)
Track 2b. Aidaukse taga (Behind the Barn Door)
Track 2c. Pulmatants (Wedding Dance)
Tallinn Polytechnical Institute Academic Male Choir / Jüri Rent
Track 15. Lauliku lapsepõli (1966) (The Singer's Childhood) [Text: folk poetry] (2:22)
Tallinn Polytechnical Institute Academic Female Choir / Ene Kangron.
|Commissions, Dedications and Awards|
|No further information is currently known about the works Astuge ette!, Pildikesi Vormsi minevikust and Lauliku lapsepõli.|
|The scores of Astuge ette! and Pildikesi Vormsi minevikust do not appear to be in print at the current time. The score of Lauliku lapsepõli is available in various versions for female soloist and/or women's choir and is published by Muusika Publishers.|
|Other Points of Interest and Links|
|The back cover of the Melodiya LP contains notes (in Estonian and Russian) by Kalju Paluste, Katri Eensaar and Toivo Ojaveski which contained brief histories of the TPI Academic Chamber Choir, the TPI Academic Women's Choir and the TPI Academic Men's Choir respectively. No other notes on the composers or compostions are provided.|
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