Erkki-Sven Tüür: Flux

ECM New Series 1673

Recorded July and August 1998 at the ORF Studio, Vienna, Austria. Released in August, 1999.
Recording Engineer: Anton Reininger. Recording Producer: Manfred Eicher.

Compositions by Erkki-Sven Tüür

Symphony No. 3 (1997) 27:42

Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies

Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra (1997) 23:06

David Geringas: cello, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies

Lighthouse (1997) 12:44

Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies

Commissions, Dedications, Premieres and Awards

Symphony No. 3 was premiered on April 4, 1997 in Tallinn, Estonia by the Estonian State Symphony Orchestra conducted by Arvo Volmer.

Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra was premiered on March 4, 1997 in Lausanne, Switzerland by David Geringas, cello and the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne conducted by Rüdiger Bohn.

Lighthouse was commissioned by the Bachwoche Ansbach and was premiered on August 5, 1997 in Ansbach, Germany by soloists of the Bachwoche Ansbach conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock.

Music Publishers

Symphony No. 3, Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra and Lighthouse are published by C.F.Peters.

Other Points of Interest and Links

The CD liner notes are written by Estonian composer Jüri Reinvere.

ECM records also has a biographical note on Tüür and some further notes on the Flux recording.