Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

In the Shadow of Hekla - Music of Jon Leifs

Composer Piece Ensemble/
Orchestra
Conductor Soloist/
Performer
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (1st section) Jennifer Castellano, Piano www.castellanonet.com 5:30
Leifs, Jon Reverie Orn Magnussen, Piano BIS - 5:31
Leifs, Jon Variations on a Theme of Ludwig van Beethoven Iceland Symphony Orchestra, En Shao, conductor BIS - 5:35
Leifs, Jon Three Songs, Op. 23 Finnur Bjarnason, Tenor, Orn Magnusson, Piano Smekkleysa - 5:48
Leifs, Jon Scenes 6 and 7 from Act 1 of Baldr, Op. 34 The Youth Orchestra of Iceland, Paul Zukovsky, Conductor CP2 - 5:57
Leifs, Jon Scenes 6 and 7 from Act 1 of Baldr, Op. 34 The Youth Orchestra of Iceland, Paul Zukovsky, Conductor CP2 - 5:57
Medieval Iceland The Cold East Wind Blew Around Us Sverrir Gudjonsson, Countertenor and instrumental ensemble Opus 111 - 6:04
Leifs, Jon Iceland Overture, Op. 9 Iceland Symphony Orchestra and Motet Choir of Hallgrim's Church, En Shao, conductor BIS - 6:08
Leifs, Jon Mors et Vita. Quartetto 1, Op. 21 The Yggdrasil Quartet BIS - 6:21
Leifs, Jon Icelandic Dances, Op. 11 Orn Magnussen, Piano BIS - 6:41
Leifs, Jon Iceland Cantata, Op. 13 Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir and Schola Cantorum, Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Hermann Baumer, conductor BIS - 6:52
Medieval Iceland The End of the Gods Elizabeth Gaver, Fiddle deutsche harmonia mundi - 7:12
Leifs, Jon Elegy, Op. 53 Strings of the Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Petri Sakari, conductor Chandos - 7:17
Leifs, Jon Requiem, Op. 33b The Hamrahlid Choir, Thorgerdur Ingolfsdottir, conductor ITM - 7:27
Medieval Iceland Hymn to St. Mary (Twin song) Langholt Church choir, Jon Stefansson, Conductor BIS - 7:34
Leifs, Jon Hafis, Op. 63 (Drift Ice) Schola Cantorum, Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Anne Manson, Conductor BIS - 7:37
Medieval Iceland The Hermit Sverrir Gudjonsson, Countertenor and instrumental ensemble Opus 111 - 7:57
Leifs, Jon Nott (Night), Op. 59 Einar Clausen, tenor, Bergpor Palsson, Baritone, Reykjavik Chamber Orchestra, Johan Arnel, Conductor ITM - 8:01
Leifs, Jon Hekla (Version for Chorus and Orchestra) Schola Cantorum, Iceland Symphony Orchestra, En Shao, Conductor BIS - 8:17