Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1928 – 2016)
Einojuhani Rautavaara (9 October 1928 – 27 July 2016) was a Finnish composer of classical music. He was one of the most notable Finnish composers after Jean Sibelius.
Rautavaara wrote a great number of works spanning various styles. Having written early works using 12-tone serial techniques, his later music may be described as neo-romantic and mystical. Major works include Cantus Arcticus and Symphony No. 7 "Angel of Light".
Rautavaara was born in Helsinki in 1928. His father Eino was an opera… read more
|1||Symphony No. 7, "Angel of Light": III. Come un sogno||
|2||Piano Concerto No. 3, "Gift of Dreams": II. Adagio assai||
|3||Play on youtube||Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": III. Joutsenet muuttavat (Swans Migrating)||
|4||Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": I. The Bog||
|5||Autumn Gardens: III. Giocoso e leggiero||
|6||Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": I. Suo (The Marsh)||
|7||Play on youtube||Cantus arcticus, Op. 61, "Concerto for Birds and Orchestra": II. Melankolia (Melancholy)||
|8||Thomas: Act I: Soma, Soma … (Chorus, Thomas)||
|9||Fragmentos de Agonia from 'Canción de nuestro tiempo'||
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