The Interlochen Collection: Finland

Mar 26, 2020

The 1962-63 Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra in Orchestra Hall

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music from Finland. We feature pieces by composers including Suolahti, Klami, Rautavaara, and Sibelius. 

Listen to the entire episode below. 

Episode playlist 
Heikki Suolahti, Sinfonia Piccola, mvts. 1 and 4
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Orien Dalley, conductor
January 1963
Einojuhani Rautavaara, Suite de Lorca
Interlochen Arts Academy Choir
John Bragle, conductor
Uuno Klami, Karelian Rhapsody
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Thor Johnson, conductor
April 1966
Jean Sibelius, Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43, mvts. 3 and 4
World Youth Symphony Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
August 2004
The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks in part to The Association for Recorded Sound Collections' Classical Music Preservation Grant, generous support from our listeners, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Amanda Sewell is the host and executive producer of the program. Monica Yost provided production assistance.