Peteris Vasks and Einojuhani Rautavaara – Recommended Recordings

Vasks

Cantabile (1979); Cor anglais Concerto (1989); Message (1982); Musica dolorosa (1983); Lauda (1986), the Riga Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Kriss Rusmanis, Conifer 51236

Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, and String Symphony, Voices (Balsis), Riga Philharmonic Orchestra and cellist David Geringas, conducted by Jonas Aleksa, Conifer 51271

Concerto for Violin and String Orchestra, Distant Light; String Symphony, Voices, Kremerata Baltica, Gidon Kremer (violinist and conductor), Teldec 22660

Vox Amoris; T  ̄al  ̄a gaisma (Distant Light);VientuÓ…ais eÑçÓ£elis (Lonely Angel), Alina Pogostkina, with Sinfonietta Riga, (conductor) Juha

Kangas, Wergo 67502

Symphony no. 2; Violin Concerto, Distant Light, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, John Storgards, Austral Bosnian Chamber Orchestra, Juha Knagas, John Storgards (violin), Ondine 1005

Symphony no. 3; Cello Concerto, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra,

John Storgards, Marko Ylonen (cello), Ondine 1086

Flute Concerto; Sonata for Flute; Landscape with Birds, Naxos 8.572634

Rautavaara

Angel of Light (Symphony no. 7) and Annunciations, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Leif Segerstam, Ondine 869

Violin Concerto, Isle of Bliss, and Angels and Visitations, Helsinki Phil-
harmonic Orchestra and violinist Elmar Oliveira, conducted by Leif

Segerstam, Ondine 881

On the Last Frontier; Flute Concerto; Anadyomene, Ondine 921

Harp Concerto and Symphony no. 8, The Journey, Ondine 978

Symphony no. 8; Manhattan Trilogy; and Apotheosis, Naxos 8.570069

Sacred Works for Mixed Chorus, Ondine 935

Piano Concerto no. 3; Autumn Gardens, Ondine 950

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