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Tampere Vocal Music Festival 2011

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 03 July 2011

With 2000 participating singers and an estimated 30,000 visiting concert goers the Tampere Vocal Music Festival ranks amongst the world's greatest choral events. Aled Jones rounds up this year's event including highlights from both the vocal ensemble and chorus showcases.

Music Played

15 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Paul Desmond

    Paul Desmond Take 5

    Performer: Klangbezirk

    The 2009 winners, recorded at the 2011 Vocal Ensemble competition final at the Tampere Vocal Music Festival

  • Image for Indra Tedjasukmana

    Indra Tedjasukmana Weren't you the One

    Performer: Sonic Suite

    Recording from the Vocal Ensemble competition final

  • Image for Michel Legrand

    Michel Legrand Les moulins de mon Cœur (Windmills of Your Mind, sung in French)

    Performer: Egregor Vocal

    Recording from the Vocal Ensemble competition final

  • Image for Merzi Rajala

    Merzi Rajala Kuka kuivaa kyyneleen

    Performer: Aino-Kuoro, Satu Luukonen (conductor)

    Recording from the 2011 Chorus Review competition final at the Tampere Vocal Music Festival

  • Image for Vocal Motion Six

    Vocal Motion Six Everybody Said

    Performer: Vocal Motion Six

    Recording from the Vocal Ensemble competition final

  • Image for Elliott Smith

    Elliott Smith Between the Bars

    Performer: Lauluyhtye Gello

    Recording from the Vocal Ensemble competition final

  • Image for Traditional Lapland

    Traditional Lapland Joik

    Performer: Enkelit

    (Private CD recording)

  • Image for Anna-Mari Kähärä

    Anna-Mari Kähärä Requiem

    Performer: Kauppakorkeakoulun Ylioppilaaskunnan Naislaulajat (KYN), Kaija Viitasalo (conductor)

    Recording from the Chorus Review competition final

  • Image for Traditional

    Traditional My Birch

    Performer: Novy Vek

    Recording from the Vocal Ensemble competition final

  • Image for Juan S. Garrido

    Juan S. Garrido Pelea de Gallos (arranged by Edgar Gonzalez Salzmann)

    Performer: Vocal Magic Cancun

    Recording from the Vocal Ensemble competition final

  • Image for Mikko Heiniö

    Mikko Heiniö Tirlil

    Performer: Kamariluoro Kaamos, Dani Juris (conductor)

    Recording from the Chorus Review competition final

  • Image for Tine Fris

    Tine Fris Go! Don't Stop!

    Performer: Postyr Project

    Recording from the Vocal Ensemble competition final

  • Image for Cyrillus Kreek

    Cyrillus Kreek Four Psalms of David: Psalms 22, 104, 141 and 1

    Performer: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Daniel Reuss (conductor)

    From a concert recorded at the Tampere Vocal Music Festival on 10 June 2011

  • Image for Cyrillus Kreek

    Cyrillus Kreek Estonian Sacred Folk Songs: Armas Jeesus Sind ma palun, Jeesus koige ulem haa, and Kui suu

    Performer: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Daniel Reuss (conductor)

    From a concert recorded at the Tampere Vocal Music Festival on 10 June 2011

  • Image for Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius Rakastava (The Lover)

    Performer: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Daniel Reuss (conductor)

    From a concert recorded at the Tampere Vocal Music Festival on 10 June 2011

  • Anna-Mari Kähärän Orkesteri

    Anna-Mari Kähärän Orkesteri

  • Anna-Mari Kähärän Orkesteri at the Tampere Festival

  • Postyr Project

    Postyr Project

  • Vocal Motion Six

    Vocal Motion Six

  • Kamarikuoro Kaamos

    Kamarikuoro Kaamos

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