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© BIS Records AB
BIS-CD-930
Total Time: 56'02   –  Release: Apr 1999

EAN 7318590009307

Leifs - Dettifoss and other orchestral works
Includes World Première Recordings
Jón Leifs
Concerto for organ and orchestra, Op.7 (1930)
  1. I. Introduction 2'33
  2. II. Passacaglia 13'38
  3. III. Finale 3'40

Variazioni pastorale, Op.8 (1930). Variations on a Theme by Ludwig van Beethoven
  4. Thema 1'25
  5. Variation I 1'23
  6. Variation II 1'38
  7. Variation III 0'41
  8. Variation IV 0'53
  9. Variation V 0'47
  10. Variation VI 0'53
  11. Variation VII 0'26
  12. Variation VIII 0'31
  13. Variation IX 1'48
  14. Variation (X). Finale (Reprise) 1'10

  15. Fine II (Kvedja til jardlífsins), Op.56 (1963) (Farewell to earthly life) 6'26

  16. Dettifoss, Op. 57 (1964) (Text: Einar Benediktsson) 16'51

Loftur Erlingsson, baritone
Reynir Sigurdsson, vibraphone
Björn Steinar Sólbergsson, organ
Kór Hallgrímskirkju, choir
Iceland Symphony Orchestra, orchestra
En Shao, conductor


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