Bo Nilsson ‎– A Spirit's Whisper / Selected Works By Bo Nilsson

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Phono Suecia ‎– PSCD 105
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3 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 Frequenzen
Conductor – Gunnar ValkareDouble Bass – Karin HanssonFlute – Maria JonssonGuitar – David WickströmPercussion – John Eriksson, Karl Thorsson, Ludvig Nilsson, Olle BohmPiccolo Flute – Sofia Lindström
4:09
1-2 Quantitäten
Piano – Hans Pålsson
3:00
Stunde Eines Blocks
1-3 I Stunde Eines Blocks 1:57
1-4 II Wo Die Erde Sich Trollt 2:10
1-5 III Für Sie 1:50
1-6 IV Nach Einer Zahl 0:53
1-7 V Welch Ein Marsch Hören Sie 1:37
1-8 VI Nach Dem Sturm 1:15
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1-9 Zwanzig Gruppen
Conductor – Siegfried NaumannEngineer – Håkan SjögrenEnsemble – Musica Nova (3)Producer – Gunilla Sandberg-Saulesco
4:32
1-10 Rendez-vous
Piano – Hans Pålsson
1:18
1-11 Déjà Vu
Engineer – Jan-Erik PerssonEnsemble – The Stockholm Wind QuintetProducer – Ulf Rosenberg
5:53
1-12 Der Glückliche
Choir – Luleå KammarkörConductor – Einar IsacsonEngineer, Producer – Robert von Bahr
2:14
1-13 Revue
Conductor – Ulf BjörlinOrchestra – Norrköpings Symfoniorkester*
7:02
1-14 Fragments
Engineer – Sten Johan
3:42
1-15 Flöten Aus Der Einsamkeit
Conductor – Miklós MarosEngineer – Sylve SjöbergEnsemble – MarosensemblenLyrics By – Bertil MalmbergSoprano Vocals – Ilona Maros
11:16
1-16 Endepunkt
Engineer – Björn BergqvistEnsemble – Stockholm Brass Quintet*
2:19
Brief An Gösta Oswald (1958-59)
2-1 Séance (1959) 5:53
2-2 Ein Irrender Sohn (1958) 3:56
2-3 Mädchentotenlieder (1958) 8:33
2-4 Und Die Zeiger Seiner Augen Wurden Langsam Zurückgedreht (1959) 14:07
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2-5 Stenogramm
Engineer, Producer – Stig CarlssonOrgan – Karl-Erik WelinSupervised By – Harry Olt, Lennart Reimers
5:10
Drei Szenen (1960-61)
2-6 Szene I 11:29
2-7 Szene II 3:50
2-8 Szene III
Engineer – Anders Hägglöf
5:26
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3-1 Fatumeh 17:42
3-2 Madonna 9:24
3-3 Invitation To Love 2:09
3-4 Mysteries Of Love 2:12
3-5 La Bran
Engineer – Gunnar FlygtLyrics By – Ilmar LaabanProducer – Göran AltéusRecorded By – Swedish Radio*Soprano Saxophone – Christian Ancher Grøn
10:11
3-6 A Spirit's Whisper In Swedenborg's Gazebo
Engineer – Rune SundvallEnsemble – Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra*Piano, Gong [Thai-gongs] – Bo NilssonSoprano Vocals – Anna Eklund-TarantinoSynthesizer, Piano – Stefan Nilsson (3)
8:34
Missilen
3-7 Bordun
Bells [Indian Elephant] – Okay TemizFlute [Alto] – Lennart ÅbergGong [Thai-gongs], Tam-tam – Bo NilssonSynthesizer – Harald Svensson
3:03
3-8 Tusenskönan Från Åskloster
Baritone Vocals – Tommy KörbergEngineer – Lars HedhLyrics By – Bo Nilsson
2:48
3-9 Vaggvisa För Ett Spöke
Engineer – Maurice MogardSynthesizer – Stefan Nilsson (3)
2:45
3-10 Jag Tänker En Ljuvlig Tanka
Baritone Vocals – Tommy KörbergEngineer – Lars HedhLyrics By – Bo Nilsson
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3-11 Arctic Romance
Engineer – Maurice MogardPiano – Stefan Nilsson (3)
4:17

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Comes with booklet (62 pages) including liner notes in English, German and Swedish

Frequenzen (1956) for two flutes, xylophone, vibraphone, guitar, double bass and two percussionists. Recorded in studio 2, Radiohuset, Stockholm on June 6, 1997

Quantitäten (1958) for piano. Recorded in studio 2, Radiohuset, Stockholm on May 6, 1997

Stunde eines Blocks (1958) for soprano and six players. Recorded at the Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm on September 21, 1968

Zwanzig Gruppen (1958) for piccolo, oboe and clarinet. Recorded in the Auditorium of Eklidens Skola, Stockholm in 1973-74. Previously released on Caprice Records (RIKSLP 34)

Rendez-vous (1968) for piano. Recorded in studio 2, Radiohuset, Stockholm on May 6, 1997

Déjà vu (1967) for flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoon. [The french horn is excluded from Stockholm Wind Quintet, making it a quartet.] Recorded in the concert hall of the Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm in 1980. Previously issued on Caprice Records (CAP 1150)

Der glückliche (1968) for mixed choir and soprano solo. Text by anonymous japanese poet, translated into German by Hans Bethge. Recorded in Örnäskyrkan, Luleå on 22-24 February, 1974. Previously issued on BIS (CD 4)

Revue (1967) for chamber orchestra. Recorded in 1970. Previously issued on EMI (LP 061-34007)

Fragments (1974) for marimba and five gongs. Recorded in Hörsalen, Konserthuset, Norrköping on December 2, 1974. Previously issued on Caprice Records (CAP 1140)

Flöten aus der Einsamkeit (1970) for soprano and nine players. Recorded in the concert hall of the Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm in June, 1977. Previously issued on Philips (6519005 LP)

Endepunkt (1985) for brass quintet. Recorded in the concert hall of the Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm in 1985. A mono recording

Brief An Gösta Oswald (1958-59) for soprano, alto, women's chorus, loudspeaker groups and large orchestra. Recorded in Berlin-Spandau on July 1-5, 1970. Originally issued by Phono Suecia on LP (PS 3)

Stenogramm (1960) for organ. Recorded in 1965. Previously issued on Artist (ALP 102)

Drei Szenen (1960-61) for chamber ensemble. Szene I recorded in the Stockholm Concert Hall on October 7, 1979. Szene II recorded in the Berwald Hall, Stockholm on May 25, 1984. Szene III recorded in the Berwald Hall, Stockholm on February 2, 1983. These recordings of Drei Szene were originally issued by Phono Suecia on LP (PS 33) in 1986. [The recording of Szene III is cut a little bit on this version, making it more than one minute shorter than the version available on the LP]

Fatumeh - Madonna (1973) for reciter, soloist, chorus and orchestra. Recorded at a concert in the concert-series of Nutida Musik at Circus, Djurgården, Stockholm on February 15, 1973. Originally issued by Phono Suecia on LP (PS 33) in 1986

Invitation to Love - Mysteries of Love (1969) for piano, strings, claves and congas. Music to two scenes from the film "To love" by Jörn Donner. Recorded in Europa Film Studio, Stockholm. Previously issued on Swe Disc (EP 128)

La Bran (1975) for soprano saxophone, chorus and orchestra. Recorded live at the concert hall, Konserthuset, Stockholm on March 19, 1976

A Spirit's Whisper In Swedenborg's Gazebo (1970/1997) for coloratura soprano and chamber orchestra. Recorded at SAMI studio, Stockholm on May 17, 1997

Missilen (1988), music to a TV film about Bo Nilsson by Birgitta Öhman. Bordun and Vaggvisa för ett spöke (tracks 3-7 and 3-9) recorded in studio 9, Radiohuset in 1987. Tusenskönan från Åskloster and Jag tänker en ljuvlig tanka (tracks 3-8 and 3-10) recorded in Berwaldhallen, Stockholm in 1987

Arctic Romance (1995) for piano. Recorded in studio 2, Radiohuset, Stockholm on July 25, 1997

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