Hommage à Sibelius

Ondine ODE 767-2

Recorded May 1991 at the Hyvinkää Hall, Hyvinkää, Finland. Released in 1991.
Engineers: Robi de Godzinsky and Matti Heinonen; Producer: Reijo Kiilunen.

Composition by Erkki-Sven Tüür

Track 5. Searching for Roots (1990) 4:34

Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Sergiu Comissiona

Other composer's works on this disc

Track 1. Jean Sibelius: En Saga, Op. 9 20:27

Track 2. Thea Musgrave: Song of the Enchanter 6:06

Track 3. Einar Englund: Ciacona 7:51

Track 4. Joji Yuasa: The Midnight Sun 6:50

Track 6. Tobias Picker: Séance 2:48

Track 7. Wilfred Josephs: In the North 5:54

Track 8. Marius Constant: Hämeenlinna 3:46

Track 9. Poul Ruders: Tundra 5:59

All of the above performances are by Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Sergiu Comissiona.

Commissions, Dedications, Premieres and Awards

Searching for Roots was commissioned by the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and was premiered on March 28, 1991 in Helsinki, Finland by the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Eri Klas.

Music Publishers

Searching for Roots is published by C.F.Peters, Frankfurt

Other Points of Interest and Links

The CD liner notes are by Kenneth Marklund (Finnish original) with translations by Susan Sinisalo (English), Aila Gothoni (German) and Tarja Djateu (French).