Tormis*, Sibelius*, Kreek*, Bergman*, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Paul Hillier ‎– Baltic Runes

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Harmonia Mundi ‎– HMU 807485, Harmonia Mundi USA ‎– HMU 807485
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SACD, Hybrid, Multichannel, Album
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Tracklist

1 Laulusild (1981) • Bridge Of Song 3:50
2 Rakastava Op.14 (1893/1911) • The Lover 6:26
Three Folksongs 7:54
3 Sirisege, Sirbikesed! (1919) • Sing, Sing, Sickles 2:57
4 Maga, Maga Matsikene (1922) • Sleep, Little Matsik 3:43
5 Mis Sa Sirised, Sirtsukene? (1958) • Why Are You Chirping, Little Bird? 1:15
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6 Piispa Ja Pakana (1992/1995) • The Bishop And The Pagan 11:34
Lapponia Op.76 (1975) (24:02)
7 Südatalv • Midwinter 6:36
8 Joig • Yoik 7:01
9 Jaaniöö • Midsummer Night 4:38
10 Torm Mägedes • Storm On The Fells 5:48
Jaanilauland (1967) • St. John's Day Songs (16:36)
11 Kutse Jaanitulele I • Call To The Midsummer Bonfire I 1:59
12 Kutse Jaanitulele II • Call To The Midsummer Bonfire II 1:16
13 Ei Ole Püssil Püütav • Can't Be Caught By Gunshot 1:11
14 Miks Jaani Oodatakse • Why We Look Forward To St. John's Arrival 1:50
15 Jaani Hobu • St. John's Horse 1:28
16 Tulesõnad • Fire Spell 1:17
17 Jaanilaul • St. John's Song 6:26

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Recorded January 30-February 2, 2008 at the Tallinn Methodist Church, Tallinn, Estonia.
This stereo / multi-channel hybrid SACD can be played on any standard compact disc player.
Recorded, edited, and mastered in DSD.

Cover illustration and p. 19: pictures of Lapland drums, from 'Lapponia' (Frankfurt, 1673) by Johannes Schefferus (1621-1679); reproduced in 'Literary Relations of England and Scandinavia in the Seventeenth Century (Oxford, 1935) by Ethel Seaton.

Production USA
Made in Austria

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 093046748562

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