Jón Leifs / Iceland Symphony Orchestra ‎– Hafis And Other Works For Voices And Orchestra

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1 Hafís (Drift Ice), Op. 63 (1965) Fyrir Blandaðan Kór & Hljómsveit / For Mixed Chorus And Orchestra
Choir – Schola Cantorum*Chorus Master – Hörður ÁskelssonComposed By – Jón LeifsEngineer [Balance Engineer] – Marion SchwebelText By – Einar Benediktsson
17:49
Tveir Söngvar (Two Song), Op 14a Fyrir Söngrödd & Hljómsveit / For Mezo-soprano And Orchestra
Composed By – Jón LeifsEngineer [Balance Engineer] – Marion SchwebelMezzo-soprano Vocals [Mezzo-soprano] – Ingveldur Ýr JónsdóttirText By – Jóhann Jónsson
(4:25)
2 Mánnin Liður (Moon Song) (1930) 1:46
3 Vögguvisa (Lullaby) (1929/1936)
4 Guðrúnarkviða (The Lady Of Guðrún), Op. 22 (1940) Fyrir Mezzo-sópran, Tenór, Bassa & Hljómsveit / For Mezzo-soprano, Tenor, Bass And Orchestra
Adapted By (Text) – Jón LeifsBass Vocals [Bass] – Loftur ErlingssonComposed By – Jón LeifsEngineer [Balance Engineer] – Marion SchwebelMezzo-soprano Vocals [Mezzo-soprano] – Ingveldur Ýr JónsdóttirTenor Vocals [Tenor] – Gunnar GuðbjörnssonText By [From Eddic Poetry] – Traditional
10:55
5 Nótt (Night), Op. 59 (1964) Fyrir Tenor, Bariton Og Litla Hljómsveit / For Tenor, Baritone And Small Orchestra
Baritone Vocals [Baritone] – Ólafur Kjartan SigurðarsonComposed By – Jón LeifsEngineer [Balance Engineer] – Ingo PetryTenor Vocals [Tenor] – Gunnar GuðbjörnssonText By – Þorsteinn Erlingsson
12:04
6 Fine I, Op. 55 (1963) Kveðja Til Jardlifsins Fyrir Hljómsveit / Farewell To Earthly Life For Orchestra
Composed By – Jón LeifsEngineer [Balance Engineer] – Marion Schwebel
3:30
7 Vögguvísa (Lullaby), Op. 14a No. 2 (1929) Fyrir Söngrödd & Hljólmsveit / For Mezzo-soprano And Orchestra
Composed By – Jón LeifsEngineer [Balance Engineer] – Marion SchwebelText By – Jóhann Jónsson
2:32

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Contains booklet contains information on the composer, the presented work and the performing artists in four languages (Icelandic / English / German / French).

[Recording data]
(Hafis, Tveir Söngvar, Guðrúnarkviða, Fine I, Vögguvisa) May 1999 at Hallgrim's Church, Reykjavík, Iceland and (Nótt) September 1999 at Seltjarne's Church, Iceland.

© 1999 & ℗ 2000, Grammofon AB BIS
Made in Austria

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 7318590010501
  • Barcode (Text): 7 318590 010501
  • Matrix / Runout: A0100328861-0101 13 A0
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 94X1
  • Other (SPARS Code): DDD
  • Rights Society: n©b

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