Veljo Tormis: Works For Mixed Choir A Cappella.
Veljo Tormis (1930–2017). Bride& Farewell (1990) for mixed choir a cappella.
Veljo Tormis Estonian composer Veljo Tormis (b. 1930), one of the most important and productive of contemporary choral composers. He has written over 300 works for choir. During the Soviet era music - and especially choral music - provided a safety valve for the Estonians and a means of asserting their national self-esteem vis à vis the Soviet authorities. Tormis became one of the central figures of these patriotic aspirations. Veljo Tormis - Curse Upon Iron. Diamonds - 20th-Century Masterpieces for Male Choir. Seasons (Årstiderna) - choral music a cappella.
Get the Tempo of the tracks from Works For Mixed Choir A Cappella (1996) by Jean Sibelius. This album has an average beat per minute of 94 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 76/122 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Works for Mixed Choir a cappella. 1. Rakastava, op. 14. 6'54.
The fact that he had a female choir at his disposal didn't hurt his understanding of the human voice Of his better works for an a capella choir are the Five Songs for male voices Op. 41; the Drei Gesange (Three songs) Op. 42; the Sieben Lieder (Seven songs) for mixed chorus Op. 62; the Six songs and romances OP. 93a; the Fest und Gedenksprüche Op. 109 and the thirteen canons for female choir Op. 113. His greatest achievement though, by far, is the Funf Gesange (Five songs) Op. 104 for mixed chorus.
Veljo Tormis : Four Estonian Lullabies. For him, music begins with words; he does not have "purely musical" ideas. Tormis is a real master of large-scale choral composition. Internationally, his fame arises chiefly from his extensive body of choral music, which exceeds 500 individual choral songs, most of it a cappella. The great majority of these pieces are based on traditional ancient Estonian folksongs (regilaulud), either textually, melodically, or merely stylistically. Orphei Drangar : Curse Upon Iron: Works for Male Choir by Veljo Tormis.
Veljo Tormis Sheet Music by Instruments. Piano and Keyboard (7). Vocal (165). Woodwinds (2). Strings (11). Veljo Tormis Sheet Music by Ensemble. Band & Orchestra (4). See all Veljo Tormis Sheet Music.
Free download and listen Veljo Tormis: Works for Male Choir. Olev Oja. State Academic Male Choir of Estonian SSR. Veljo Tormis. Tracks count: 8. Views: 1. Veljo Tormis, Olev Oja, State Academic Male Choir of Estonian SSR, Kaljo Räästas, Heino Vompa, Vello Mäeots - The Bridge Of Song 04:16. Veljo Tormis, Olev Oja, State Academic Male Choir of Estonian SSR, Leo Saar, Arvo Aun - Songs Of The Ancient Sea 09:11. Veljo Tormis, Margarita Voites, Olev Oja, State Academic Male Choir of Estonian SSR - Shepherds' Calls 08:04.
Title: Veljo Tormis: Works For Mixed Choir A Cappella
Style: Vocal Music
Size MP3: 1843 mb
Size FLAC: 1163 mb
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