Discography

Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra

The Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, comprising 97 musicians, is one of Scandinavia's leading symphony orchestras. In autumn 2013, young Finnish conductor Santtu-Matias Rouvali succeeded Hannu Lintu as new Chief Conductor. Orchestra’s Composer-in-Residence is Jouni Kaipainen.

The Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra has its home in the Tampere Hall, the biggest concert hall in Finland built in 1990. During the winter season the orchestra runs a symphony and a chamber music series, acts annually as opera and ballet orchestra and regularly features at the Tampere Biennale contemporary music festival. It has so far been on tour to Scandinavia, Estonia, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and the United States.

Educational projects and other happenings for children and young people are one of the characteristics of the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra. It is the first orchestra in Finland with its own club for young listeners.

In recent years the orchestra has recorded mainly for Ondine, with such conductors as Hannu Lintu, John Storgårds, Eri Klas, Tuomas Ollila-Hannikainen and Leif Segerstam. So far more than 40 recordings have been launched on national and international markets. The more recent of them include works by Kimmo Hakola, Andrzej Panufnik, Jean Sibelius, Jouni Kaipainen, Pēteris Vasks, John Corigliano, Alma Mahler, Einar Englund and Leo Brouwer. Many of the recordings have received outstanding reviews and accolades, including the Cannes Classical Disc of the Year Award 2004 and altogether five Cannes Classical Awards.

The Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra's history spans back to 1930. Since 1947, the ensemble has been maintained by the City of Tampere. The conductors preceding John Storgårds and Eri Klas were Tuomas Ollila, Leonid Grin, Ari Rasilainen, Atso Almila, Paavo Rautio, Juhani Raiskinen and Eero Kosonen.


More information:
Official website

facebook twitter email print


full discography

Discography (extract)



Finland 100

A Century of Finnish Classics

5 CD collection celebrating 100 years of Finland's independence

Orchestral Works I & II

Concertos

Vocal Works

Chamber Music


Soile Isokoski, soprano

Karita Mattila, soprano

Anu Komsi, soprano

Jorma Hynninen, baritone

Matti Salminen, bass

Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Minna Pensola, violin

Kaija Saarikettu, violin

Marko Ylönen, cello

Anssi Karttunen, cello

Kari Kriikku, clarinet

Matti Raekallio, piano

Paavali Jumppanen, piano

Marita Viitasalo, piano

Anna Laakso, piano

Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra

Tapiola Sinfonietta

Jyväskylä Sinfonia

Wegelius Chamber Orchestra

Hannu Lintu, conductor

Leif Segerstam, conductor

John Storgårds, conductor

Sakari Oramo, conductor

Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor

Okko Kamu, conductor

Tuomas Hannikainen, conductor

Ulf Söderblom, conductor

Markus Lehtinen, conductor

Ville Matvejeff, conductor

Olli Mustonen, conductor

 



Released 11/2016

more info & buy

George Enescu
Symphonie Concertante for Cello and Orchestra
Symphony No. 1
Truls Mørk, cello
Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
Hannu Lintu, conductor
ODE 1198-2

Released 02/2015

more info & buy



George Enescu
Ouverture de Concert
Symphony No. 3, Op. 21
Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
Tampere Philharmonic Choir
Hannu Lintu, conductor
ODE 1197-2

Released 10/2013

more info & buy

Max Reger:
Violin Concerto
Chaconne
Benjamin Schmid, violin
Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
Hannu Lintu, conductor
ODE 1203-2

Released 10/2012

more info & buy



back to top
Extended search
We noticed you are searching for more than one word. Would you like to

search for each word separately,
eg.: Paul, Hindersmith, Symphonie

search for a term,
eg.: "Paul Hindersmith"

redefine your search.
Use quotations for a term and single words, eg.: "Paul Hindersmith" Symphonie