Innspillinger

Bergen Filharmoniske Orkester er aktiv på cd-markedet og spiller for tiden inn på tre internasjonale selskaper: Chandos, BIS og Hyperion. I tillegg kommer enkeltutgivelser på Ondine og Aurora. Flere av utgivelsene er prisvinnere og de omtales regelmessig i internasjonalt ledende fagblader og aviser. Diskografien består av over 130 utgivelser. 

 

2017

Ralph Vaughan Williams
Job, Symphony No 9
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis
Chandos 2017

Recording of the Month, BBC Music Magazine, Recording of the Month, MusicWeb International, Orchestral Choice, Gramophone


Jean Sibelius: In the Stream of Life
Songs by Sibelius, Pohjola’s Daughter, The Oceanides
Edward Gardner, conductor, Gerald Finley, bass-baritone
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 2017

‘’Outstanding’’, The Arts Desk, ‘’Finley sings them all with his usual finesse and careful shading, reserving his full power for the few genuinely climactic moments, while alongside the songs Edward Gardner and his orchestra include very fine performances of three orchestral works’’, The Guardian

 


2016

Arnold Schönberg
Gurre-Lieder
Alwyn Mellor, soprano, Anna Larsson, mezzo soprano, Stuart Skelton, tenor, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, tenor, James Creswell, bass, Sir Thomas Allen, speaker, Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Collegium Musicum Choir, Edvard Grieg Kor, Orphei Drängar, Students from the Royal Northern College of Music, Håkon Matti Skrede, Choir Master, Musicians from the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Edward Gardner.
Chandos 2016

Album of the Week, The Sunday Times, 100 Best Recordings of the Year 2016, The Sunday Times

Leós Janáček
Orchestral Works Vol. III
Glagolitic Mass, Adagio, Zdravas Maria, Otche nas (The Lord’s Prayer)
Edward Gardner, conductor, Sara Jakubiak. Soprano, Susan Bickley, mezzosoprano
Stuart Skelton, tenor, Gabor Bretz, bass, Thomas Trotter, organ
Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Edvard Grieg Choir, Bergen Cathedral Choir
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 2016

Grammy-nomination 2016, Album of the Week, The Sunday Times, Orchestral Choice, BBC Music Magazine

Camille Saint-Saëns
Concertos Nos 1 and 2 for Cello and Orchestra
Le Carnaval des animaux, Caprice-Valse, Africa
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Truls Mørk, cello
Louis Lortie, piano
Hélène Mercier, piano
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 2016

Top 10 Saint-Saëns recordings, Gramophone

Sergei Prokofiev
Symphony No 4 in C Major, Symphony No. 7 in C Sharp Minor, Vivace from Symphony No. 7 with alternative ending.
Andrew Litton, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-2134-SACD 2016

Orchestral Choice, BBC Music Magazine

 

2015

OPUS 250 LIVE
Olav Berg: Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
Therese Birkelund Ulvo: Shadows and Shields
Ragnar Söderlind: Horns in Landscapes
Marcus Paus: Concerto for Timpani and Orchestra
Andrew Litton, James MacMillan, Edward Gardner, conductors
Ilze Klava, viola, Håkon Kartveit, timpani, Christian Stene, clarinet
Bergen Philharmonic Horn section
LAWO 2015

Sergei Rachmaninov
Symphony No 2 in E minor, op. 27
Anatoly Liadov:
The Enchanted Lake, op. 62
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton
BIS-SACD-2071 2015

Rolf Wallin: Manyworlds
Fisher King for trumpet and Orchestra, ID, Manyworlds
Manyworlds video by Boya Bøckman in 3D/2D.
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, John Storgårds.
Ondine 2015


Leoš Janáček: Orchestral Works Vol. II
Jealousy, JW VI/10, Violin Concerto ‘The Wandering of a little Soul’, JW IX/10, The Ballad of Blaník, JW VI/16, The Fiddler’s Child, JW VI/14, The Danube, JW IX/7, Taras Bulba, JW VI/15
Susanna Andersson, soprano, James Ehnes, violin, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Edward Gardner, Chandos 5156 2015

Album of the Week, The Sunday Times


Sergej Prokofiev
Symphony No. 5 in B Flat minor, op. 100
Scythian Suite (Ala et Lolly), op. 20

Andrew Litton, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD-2124


Edward Elgar
Scenes from the Saga of King Olaf
The Banner of St, George

Emily Birsan, soprano, Barry Banks, tenor, Alan Opie, baritone, Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Collegium Musicum Choir
Edvard Grieg Choir, Sir Andrew Davis, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 2015

Choral and Song Choice, BBC Music Magazine, Album of the Week, The Sunday Times, 100 best Recordings of the Year 2015, The Sunday Times


2014

Medtner and Scriabin: Piano Concertos
Alexander Scriabin: Piano Concerto in F Sharp Minor, op.20
Nikolai Medtner: Piano Concerto No. 3 in E Minor, op. 60

Yevgeny Sudbin, piano
Andrew Litton, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-2088

Peter Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, op. 71
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 2014
Janacek: Orchestral Works Vol. I


Leoš Janáček: Orchestral Works, vol. 1
Sinfonietta, Capriccio, Suite from 'The Cunning Little Vixen'
Edward Gardner, conductor. Soloists on Capriccio;
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano, Ingela Øien, flute, Gary Peterson, trumpet,
Jon Behncke, trumpet, Christopher Dudley, trombone,
Øyvind Hage, trombone, Kjell Erik Husom, bass-trombone,
Hans Andreas Kjølberg, tenor tuba.
Chandos 2014

Johan Halvorsen: Orchestral Works (4 cds)
Johan Halvorsen: Bojarernes Indtogsmarsch, Andante religioso, Suite from 'Mascarade', La Melancolie,
Symphony No. 1, Suite ancienne, 3 Norwegian Dances, Air norvegien, Chant de la Veslemöy,
Symphony No. 2, Symphony No 3, Sorte Svaner, Bryllupsmarsch,
Rabnabryllaup uti Kraakjalund, Fossegrimen, Bergensiana,
Rhapsodie Norvegienne No. 1 and 2, Brudefølget drager forbi, Passacaglia,
Dance scene from Queen Tamara, Symphonic Intermezzo from 'The King',
Norsk Festouverture, Norske Eventyrbilder

Neeme Järvi, conductor, Marianne Thorsen, violin, Ragnhild Hemsing, Hardanger fiddle
Chandos 2014

Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Karelia Suite, The Swan of Tuonela, Valse lyrique, Valse triste, Andante festivo, Finlandia

Jennifer Pike, violin
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 2014

James Rutherford sings Wagner
Der Fliegende Holländer: Ouvertüre, Die Frist ist um.
Tannhäuser: Blick ich umher, O du mein holder Abendstern
Lohengrin: Du fürcherlichtes Weib!
Die Meistersinger: Was duftet doch der Flieder, Vorspiel zum III Aufzug, Wahn! Wahn! Überall Wahn!
Parsifal: Ja! Wehe! Wehe! Weh' über mich!
Die Walküre: Wotans Abschied und Feuerzauber

James Rutherford, baritone
Andrew Litton, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS 2014


2013

Peter Tchaikovsky: The Swan Lake, op. 20
Neeme Järvi, conductor, James Ehnes, violin, Johannes Wik, harp, Melina Mandozzi, leader, Øyvind Bjorå, guest leader.
Chandos 5142 (2) 2013

Frederick Delius: Delius in Norway
Norwegian Bridal Procession, Paa Vidderne, Two Songs from the Norwegian, Sleigh Ride, Folkeraadet, On Hearing the first Cuckoo in Spring, Eventyr.
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor, Ann-Helen Moen, soprano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos CHSA 5131 2013

Hector Berlioz: Overtures
Le Corsaire, op. 21, Overture to ‘Béatrice et Bénédict’, Overture to ‘Les Francs-juges’, op. 3, Le Carnaval romain, op. 9, Waverley, op. 1, Le Roi Lear, op. 4, Overture to ‘Benvenuto cellini’, op. 23. Sir Andrew Davis, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos CHSA 5118 2013

Johan Svendsen: Orchestral Works, Vol. 3
Norwegian Artists’ Carnival, Op. 14, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 6, Two Icelandic Melodies, Symphony No. 1, Op. 4
Marianne Thorsen, violin, Neeme Järvi, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos Chan 10766 2013

Sergej Prokofiev
Symphony No. 6, op. 111, Lieutenant Kijé, op. 60, The Love for Three Oranges, op. 33b.
Andrei Bondarenko, baritone, Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD-1994 2013

 

2012

Sergej Rachmaninov
The Isle of the Dead, op. 29, The Rock, op. 7, Symphonic Dances, op. 45
Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD-1751 2012

Peter Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty
James Ehnes, violin, Robert deMaine, cello, Neeme Järvi, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
Chandos CHSA 5113(2) 2012

Samuel Barber
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, op. 22, Sonata for Cello and Piano, op. 6, Adagio for Strings, op. 11
Christian Poltéra, cello, Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD-1827 2012

Johan Svendsen: Orchestral Works Vol. 2
Norwegian Rhapsody No. 3, op. 21, Norwegian Rhapsody No. 4, op. 22, Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, op. 7, Symphony No. 2, op. 15
Truls Mørk, cello, Neeme Järvi, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos Chan 10711 2012

Olivier Messiaen: Turangalîla-Symphonie
Steven Osborne, piano, Cynthia Millar, ondes martenot, Juanjo Mena, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Hyperion CDA67816 2012

George Gershwin
Piano Concerto in F, Rhapsody in Blue, Second Rhapsody, variations on ‘I Got Rhythm’. Freddy Kempf, piano, Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD-1940 2012


Johan Halvorsen: Orchestral Works vol. IV
Rhapsodie norvégienne Nos. 1 and 2, Norwegian Bridal Procession, Passacaglia, op. 20, No. 2, Dance Scene from ‘Queen Tamara’, Symphonic intermezzo from ‘The King’, Norwegian Festival Ouverture, op. 16, Norwegian Fairy Tale Pictures. Melina Mandozzi, violin, Ilze Klava, viola, Neeme Järvi, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
Chandos Chan 10710 2012

Luciano Berio: Orchestral Realisations
Rendering for Orchestra after fragments for Symphony No. 10 in D major, Sonata Op. 120 No. 1 Clarinet Sonata by Johannes Brahms, Sechs Frühe Lieder, from Lieder und Gesänge ‘aus der Jugendzeit’ by Gustav Mahler.
Roderick Williams, baritone, Michael Collins, clarinet, Edward Gardner, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
Chandos Chan 5101 2012

Ørjan Matre: InsideOut
Prologue, Chant, A Leaf falls in Loneliness, Inside Out-Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra. Rolf Borch, clarinet, tanja Orning, cello, Tora Augestad, vocal, Marius Hesby, trombone, Juanjo Mena, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Aurora 2012

Neeme Järvi: Highlights from a remarkable 30-year recording career (compilation)
Johan Halvorsen: La Mélancolie, Bojarernes Indtogsmarsch, Johan Svendsen: Träume.
Chandos Chan 241-44 2012

Felix Mendelssohn: The Complete Symphonies, String Symphonies and Concertos (compilation).
BIS-2002 2012


2011

Igor Stravinsky
The Firebird, Stravinsky’s orchestrations and arrangements of Tchaikovsky: Pas-de-Deux, Sibelius: Canzonetta, Chopin: Nocturne in A flat Major, Grande Valse Brilliante. Stravinsky: Greeting Prelude.
Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD-1874 2011

Johan Svendsen: Orchestral Works Vol. I
Karneval I Paris, op. 9, Romeo und Julia, op. 18, Fest-Polonaise, op. 12, Romanze, op. 26, Träume, Zorahayda, op. 11, I fjol gjætt’e Gjeitinn, Sæterjentens søndag, Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1 & 2
Marianne Thorsen, violin, Neeme Järvi, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
Chandos 10693 2011

Franz Liszt
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, Piano Concerto No. 2 in A major
Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A major
Stephen Hough, piano, Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
Hyperion CDA67824 2011

Max Bruch
Violin Concerto No 1, Romance in F-major, String Quintet in A-minor.
Vadim Gluzman, violin, Andrew Litton, conductor
BIS 2011

Igor Stravinsky
The Rite of Spring, Petrouchka
Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD 2011

Johan Halvorsen: Orchestral Works Vol. III
Symphony No 3, Sorte Svaner, Bryllupsmarsch, Rabnabryllaup uti Kraakjalund, Fossegrimen, Bergensiana
Ragnhild Hemsing, Hardanger fiddle, Marianne Thorsen, violin
Chandos 2011

Catch Light:
Nils Henrik Asheim: Catch Light, Gisle Kverndokk: Initiation, Henrik Hellstenius: By the voice a faint light is shed, Jon Øyvind Ness: Mad Cap Tootling
Peter Herresthal, violin, Peter Kates, percussion, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, BIT20 Ensemble
ACD5066


2010

Sergei Prokofiev:
Piano Concerto No 2 in G minor, op. 16, Piano Concerto No 3 in C major, op. 26, Piano Sonata No 2 in D minor, op. 14
Freddy Kempf, piano, Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD 2010

Johan Halvorsen: Orchestral Works Vol. I
Symfoni nr. 1, Mascarade suite, Air Norvegienne, La Melancholie, Bojarenes inntogsmarsj
Neeme Järvi, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 2010

Johan Halvorsen: Orchestral Works Vol. II
Symphony No 2, Suite Ancienne, Bryllupsmarsj, Andante Religioso, Norske danser 1 – 3, Veslemøys sang
Marianne Thorsen, violin, Neeme Järvi, conductor
Chandos 2010

Rozsa, Serly and Bartók:
Miklós Rózsa: Viola Concerto, op. 37, Béla Bartók: Viola Concerto, Tibor Serly: Rhapsody for Viola and Orchestra
Andrew Litton, conductor, Lawrence Power, viola
Hyperion 2010

Knut Vaage: Gardens of Hokkaido
Gardens of Hokkaido, for Piano and Orchestra, Cyclops, Chaconne
Einar Røttingen, piano, Gro Sandvik, flute, Turid Kniejski, harp, Ingar Bergby, Eivind Aadland, Ole Kristian Ruud, conductors.
Aurora 2010

Leif Segerstam
Symphony No. 81, Symphony No. 162 (Doubling the Number for Bergen), Symphony No. 181 (Names itself when played)
Leif Segerstam, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Ondine 2010

 

2009


Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy:
Symphony No. 1 in C minor, op. 11, Symphony No. 4 in A major, op. 90 ‘Italian’, ‘Ruy Blas’ Overture, op. 95
Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
BIS-SACD-1584 2009

Sergei Prokofiev
Cello Concerto in E minor, Symphony-Concerto in E minor
Alban Gerhardt, cello, Andrew Litton, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Hyperion CDA67705 2009

Lasse Thoresen
To the Brother Peoples, Emergence – luohti boade, op. 28, The Sun of Justice, op. 12
Arvid Engegård, Hardanger fiddle, Hans Björkroth, nyckelharpa, Ingar Bergby, conductor, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Aurora ACD 5058 2009

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, op. 52 «Lobgesang» (Hymn of Praise)
Judith Howarth, soprano, Jennifer Larmore, mezzosoprano, Christoph Prégardien, tenor, Bergen Philharmonic Choir
Bergen Vocal Ensemble, The Danish National Vocal Ensemble / DR, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor
BIS-SACD-1704 2009

 

2008


Great Norwegian Performers 1945-2000 Vol. III
Camilla Wicks, violin
Alexander Glazunov: Violin Concerto in A minor, op. 82, Ralph Vaughan-Williams: The Lark Ascending
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
SIMAX 2008

Conrad Baden
Intrada sinfonica for orchestra (recorded 1969), Karsten Andersen, conductor
Concertino for clarinet and strings (recorded 1954), Bjørn Halvorsen, clarinet, Karsten Andersen, conductor
Fairytale suite for orchestra (recorded 1960), Sverre Bruland, conductor
SIMAX PSC 1802 2008

Alexander Glazunov
Violin Concerto in A minor, op. 82
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky:
Souvenir d’un Lieu Cher, op. 42, Violin Concerto in D major, op. 35
Vadim Gluzman, violin, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor
BIS-SACD-1432 2008

Edvard Grieg
The Complete Orchestral Works (8 cds)
Noriko Ogawa, piano, Marita Solberg, soprano, Håkan Hagegård, baritone, Solveig Kringelborn, soprano, Ingebjørg Kosmo, mezzosoprano
Trond Halstein Moe, baritone, Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Bergen Vocal Ensemble, Voci Nobili
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristan Ruud, conductor
BIS-CD-1740/42 2008


2007


Landscapes
Ole Edvard Antonsen, trumpet
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Torodd Wigum, conductor
Continental 2007

Eyvind Alnæs
Piano Concerto in D major, op. 27
Christian Sinding:
Piano Concerto in D flat major, op. 6
Piers Lane, piano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor
Hyperion CDA67555 2007

Kalevi Aho
Concerto for Contrabasson and Orchestra
Lewis Lipnick, contrabassoon, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor
BIS-CD-1574 2007

Sergei Prokofiev
Romeo and Juliet. The Three Suites
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor
BIS-SACD-1301 2007

The Bridal Party in Hardanger (Silent movie)
DVD based on the Norwegian Film Institute’s reconstruction from 2007.
Norsk Filminstitutt 2007

Leif Ove Andsnes: Ballad for Edvard Grieg
Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor
EMI 2007 (DVD)

Edvard Grieg
Symphony in C minor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
DECCA 2007

Edvard Grieg
Funeral March for Rikard Nordraak, In the Hall of the Mountain King
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor
GRIEG 2007 (compilation) (already issued on BIS-SACD-1591)

 

2006


Edvard Grieg
Grieg in a Nutshell (Highlights)
From the Holberg Suite, Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16, First Movement, From the incidental music to Peer Gynt, Ved Rondane
The Last Spring, From Lyric Suite, op. 54, From Norwegian Dances, op. 35:2, From Symphonic Dances, op. 64:2, Land Sighting, op. 31
Håkan Hagegård, baritone, Marita Solberg, soprano, Noriko Ogawa, piano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristan Ruud, conductor
BIS / BFO 001 2006

Edvard Grieg
Olav Trygvason, opera fragment, op. 50, At the Cloister Gate, op. 20, Six Songs with Orchestra, Ved Rondane (In the Hills), op. 33, No. 9
Solveig Kringelborn, soprano, Ingebjørg Kosmo, mezzosoprano, Trond Halstein Moe, baritone, Marita Solberg, soprano, Bergen Philharmonic Choir
Bergen Vocal Ensemble, Voci Nobili, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristan Ruud, conductor
BIS-SACD-1531 2006

Edvard Grieg
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, op. 46, Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, op. 55, Funeral March in Memory of Rikard Nordraak (version for wind band)
Old Norwegian Melody with variations, op. 51, Bell Ringing, op. 54, No. 6
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristan Ruud, conductor
BIS-SACD-1591 2006

Klaus Egge: Orchestral Works
Symphony No. 1
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 2006


Classical Norway: (5 cds)
Ludvig Irgens Jensen:
Passacaglia
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Eivind Aadland, conductor
SIMAX 2006

 

2005


Harald Sæverud: Orchestral Works
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
Jan Henrik Kayser, piano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 2005

Edvard Grieg:
Holberg Suite, Two Elegiac Melodies, op. 34, Two Melodies, op. 53, Two Nordic Melodies, op. 63, Two Lyric Pieces, op. 68
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristan Ruud, conductor
BIS-SACD-1491 2005

Edvard Grieg:
Peer Gynt. Studio recording following the semi-staged concert version by Svein Sturla Hungnes presented in Bergen 2003.
Complete incidental music
Svein Sturla Hungnes, Peer Gynt, Marita Solberg, Solveig, Kari Simonsen, Åse, Håkan Hagegård, baritone, Marita Solberg, soprano
Ingebjørg Kosmo, mezzosoprano, Bergen Vocal Ensemble, Håkon Matti Skrede, Chorus Master, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Ole Kristan Ruud, conductor
BIS-SACD-1441/42 2005

Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel
Arvo Pärt: Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten
Truls Mørk, cello, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Neeme Järvi, conductor
BIS 2005

Aaron Rosand in Norway
Klaus Egge: Violin Concerto*
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
*Recorded at the Bergen Festival in 1975
VAI 2005

Harald Sæverud: Orchestral Works
Sinfonia Dolorosa, Symphony No. 7 «Psalm»
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 2005


Finn Mortensen: Works for Piano and Orchestra
Per Orchestra, Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
Kjell Bækkelund, piano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 2005

Øistein Sommerfeldt: Various Works
Miniature ouverture
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 2005

New Norwegian Violin Music, vol. III
Finn Mortensen: Fantasy
Frantisek Veselka, violin, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Christian Eggen, conductor
AURORA 2005

Chamber and Orchestral Works:
Kjell Mørk Karlsen: Symphony No. 3 «Ice Palace»
Jon Mostad: Song for Orchestra
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitayenko, conductor, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 2005


2004


Edvard Grieg:
Sigurd Jorsalfar, Landkjenning / Land Sighting, Bergliot, Funeral March for Rikard Nordraak, Den Bergtekne / The Mountain Thrall
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor, Håkan Hagegård, baritone, Gørild Mauseth, narrator
Male voices from the Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Seim Songkor and Bergen Vocal Ensemble
BIS-SACD-1391 2004

 

2003


Edvard Grieg:
Norwegian Dances, Symphonic Dances, Lyric suite
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor
BIS-SACD-1291 2003

Edvard Grieg:
In Autumn, Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16, Symphony in C minor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor, Noriko Ogawa, piano
BIS-CD-1191 2003

Northern Lights vol 1
Aase Nordmo Løvberg
SIMAX 2003

 

2002


Kjell Flem:
Piano Concerto*
Solar Wind for Strings*
Ultima Thule
St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra*
Sergey Ouryvaev, piano*
Alexander Kantorov, conductor*
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Terje Boye Hansen, conductor
Aurora ACD 5026 2002

Edvard Tubin: The Symphonies (box set)
Symphony No. 4
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Neeme Järvi, conductor
BIS 2002

Arne Nordheim:
Listen. The Art of Arne Nordheim
Wirklicher Wald
Bergen Cathedral Choir, Åge Kvalbein, cello, Dorothy Dorow,, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 2002

Fartein Valen
Complete Songs
Gedichte von Goethe, op. 6, Zwei Lieder, op. 31, Zwei Lieder, op. 39, Mignon. Zwei Gedichte von Goethe, op. 7 (with piano)
Ave Maria, op 4, Mignon. Zwei Gedichte von Goethe, op. 7 (with orchestra), Zwei Chinesishe Gedichte op 8, Darest Thou Now O Soul, op 9
Die dunkle Nacht der Seele, op 32
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra (tracks 10 – 16), Christian Eggen, conductor, Siri Torjesen, soprano, Håkon Austbø, piano
Simax Classics PSC 1168 2002

 

2001


Leif Ove Andsnes – A Portrait
Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 16
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitayenko, conductor
EMI Classics 2001

Ludvig Irgens Jensen:
Japanischer Frühling, Passacaglia, Canto d’omaggio, Pastorale religioso
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Eivind Aadland, conductor, Ragnhild Heiland Sørensen, soprano
SIMAX Classics PSC 1164 2001

Oboe Concertos
John Corigliano: Concerto for Oboe and Orchestra
Gisle Kverndokk: Concerto for Oboe and Orchestra with obligato String Sextet
Edison Denisov: Concerto for Oboe and Orchestra
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Steinar Hannevold, oboe
Pro Musica PPC 9041 2001

 

1999


Edvard Grieg:
Symphony in C minor, Symphonic Dances, op. 64
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Virgin Classics 1999
(Re-issue from 1993)

 

1997


Inspiration – Meeting Angels through Sound and Music
Maurice Ravel: Mother Goose Suite
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitayenko, conductor
EMI Classics 1997

The Sounds of Grieg:
Edvard Grieg: Symphony in C minor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
London 1997

Harald Sæverud:
Orchestral Music Vol. 1 (2cd)
Symphony No. 8, «Minnesota», op 40, Canto ostinato, op 9, Galdreslåtten, op 20, Symphony No. 6, «Sinfonia Dolorosa», op 19
Rondo Amoroso, op 14a nr 7, Symphony No. 5, «Quasi una fantasia», op 16, Symphony No. 4, op 11, Symphony No. 7, «Psalm», op 27
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Simax Classics PSC 3124 1997

 

1996

 

Harald Sæverud:
Orchestral Music Vol. 2 (2cd)
Kjempeviseslåtten / Canto Rivoltoso, Siljuslåtten, Den siste bå'nlåt / Her last Cradle Song, Fanfare and hymn, op 48, Vade Mors, op 38
Peer Gynt suite No. 1, op 28, Per Gynt suite No. 2, op 28, Syljetone, Romanza for violin and orchestra, op 23, Cinquanta variazioni piccoli, op 8
Divertimento for flute and strings, op 13, Gjætlevise variations, op 15, Småfuglvals, op 18 nr 2, Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, op 31
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor, Einar Røttingen, piano, Trond Sæverud, violin, Gro Sandvik, flute
Simax Classics PSC 3125 1996

Edvard Grieg:
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A minor, op. 16
Schumann, Robert:
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A minor, op. 54
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor, Hiroko Nakamura, piano
Sony (SRCR 2129) 1996

Anatoly Liadov:
A Musical Snuffbox, Baba-Yaga, Eight Russian Folk Songs, The Enchanted Lake, Kikimora
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird- Suite 1919, Four Norwegian Moods
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Virgin Classics (CUV 5 61322 2) 1996

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: (2 cds)
Symphonies Nos. 1 - 3, Sadko, op. 5, Paque Russe, Piano Concerto in ciss-moll, op. 30, Capriccio Espagnol
Geoffrey Tozer, piano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Chandos 1996

 

1995


Johan Halvorsen:
Norwegian Rhapsodies Nos. 1 and 2, Norwegian Festival Ouverture, op. 16, Entry of the Boyars, Bergensiana, Rococo Variations on an old Melody
Andante Religioso, Wedding March, Passacaglia
Stephan Barratt-Due jr, violin, Soon Mi-Chung, violin, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
NKF 1995

Glade Jul
Sissel Kyrkjebø, song
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Polygram 1995

Fartein Valen: Orchestral Works
Epithalamion
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
SIMAX 1995

David Monrad Johansen:
Pan, op. 22, Symphonic Variations and Fugue
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
SIMAX 1995

 

1994


Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov:
Symphony No. 3 in C major, op. 32, Sadko, op. 5, Paque Russe, Piano Concerto in ciss-moll, op. 30
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor, Geoffrey Tozer, piano
Chandos (CHAN 9229) 1994

Geirr Tveitt plays Geirr Tveitt
Piano Concerto No. 3, op. 126, Aolean Harp, Morild
Geirr Tveitt, piano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
SIMAX 1994

1993


Edvard Grieg:
Symphony in C minor, Symphonic Dances, op. 64
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Virgin Classics (VC 7 59301-2) 1993

Edvard Fliflet Bræin: Orchestral Works
Ouverture, Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra, Concertino for Flute and Strings
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Sverre Bruland, conductor, Karsten Andersen, conductor, Eva Knardahl, piano, Ørnulf Gulbrandsen, flute
SIMAX 1993

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov:
Symphony No. 1, E minor, op.1, Symphony No. 2, "Antar", op. 9, Capriccio Espagnol, op. 34
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Chandos (CHAN 9178) 1993

Alfred Schnittke:
Hommage à Grieg
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
(Grieg anniversary compilation 2003). Recorded at the World Premiere in Grieghallen 15 June 1993

 

1992


Aleksander Scryabin:
Le poeme de l'extase, op. 54, Symphony No. 3, C minor, op 43 (Le poeme Divine)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Virgin Classics (VC 791493-2) 1992

Ketil Hvoslef
Antigone, Symphonic variations for orchestra*, Violin Concerto
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor*, Christian Eggen, conductor, Trond Sæverud, violin
Aurora 1992

Fartein Valen:
Complete Symphonies (2 cds)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Aldo Ceccato, conductor
SIMAX 1992

 

1991


Edvard Grieg:
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A minor, op. 16
Franz Liszt:
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A major, No. 2
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor, Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Virgin Classics (VC 7 91198-2) 1991 / 2002

Maurice Ravel:
Ma mere l'oye, Boléro
Debussy, Claude:
Prélude à l’après-midi d'un faune
Dukas, Paul: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Modest Mussorgsky: A night on the Bare Mountain
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Virgin Classics (VJ 7 91471-2) 1991
(re-issued in 2001 as: French and Russian Orchestral Favourites)

 

1990


Sergei Prokofiev:
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, op. 26, Symphony No. 7 in ciss-moll, op. 131
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor, Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
SIMAX PSC 1060 1990


Sverre Jordan: K
Concerto Piccolo for Piano and Orchestra, F major, op. 77, Feberdigte / Fever Poems, Melodrama, op. 13, Vårvisa, Ung Aaslaug, Morgen, Der synger ingen fugle, Mot tiderne, Tretton år, Wiegelied, Holbergsilhouetter, op. 39
Jens Harald Bratlie, piano, Toralv Maurstad, recitation, Kari Løvaas, soprano, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
SIMAX 1990

 

1988


Benjamin Britten:
Symphony for Cello and Orchestra, op. 68, The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, op. 34
From "Peter Grimes", Four Sea Interludes, op. 33 A
Arvo Pärt: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Neeme Järvi, conductor, Truls Mørk, cello
BIS-CD-420 1988

Robert Schumann/Mahler:
Symphony No. 3 in Ess major, op. 97 ’Rhenish’, Symphony No. 4 i D minor, op. 120
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Aldo Ceccato, conductor
BIS-CD-394 1988

Alfred Janson: Various Works
Construction and Hymn
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA 1988

1987


Robert Schumann/Mahler:
Symphony No. 1 in B major, op. 38 ’Spring’, Symphony No. 2 in C major, op. 61
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Aldo Ceccato, conductor
BIS-CD-361 1987

 

Fartein Valen
Symphony No.1, op. 30, Symphony No. 4, op. 43
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Aldo Ceccato, conductor
NIM CDN 31000 1987

Fartein Valen
Symphony No.2, Symphony No. 3
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Aldo Ceccato, conductor
NIM CDN

 

1986


Edvard Tubin:
Symphony No. 4 «Sinfonia Lirica»
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Neeme Järvi, conductor
BIS 1986

Antonio Bibalo: Orchestral and Chamber Works
Sinfonia Notturna
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen, conductor
AURORA