Järvi: 70th Birthday Jubilee Gala Concert (2007) (DVD)

Järvi: 70th Birthday Jubilee Gala Concert (2007) (DVD)

Code: 4443



Product Description


One of the world's most acclaimed conductors and the patriarch of a renowned musical family, Neeme Järvi celebrated his 70th birthday with a unique gala concert in his native country, leading the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra and the Estonian National Male Choir in works of Kapp, Tormis, and Liszt. Also featured are performances by his daughter, the flutist Maarika Järvi, and his two sons Paavo and Kristjan - both conductors - leading works of Sibelius, Eller, and Nielsen. Choral works include optional English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish subtitles.
Color, Stereo, 121 minutes, 16:9 widescreen, All regions

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Estonian National Male Choir(*)

Villem Kapp: Põhjarannik (North Coast) *
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Estonian National Male Choir

Veljo Tormis: Kolm mul oli kaunist sõna (I Had Three Beautiful Words) *
Maarika Järvi, flute
Neeme Jarvi, conductor

Jean Sibelius: Finlandia *
Paavo Järvi, conductor

Heino Eller: Three Pieces for Flute and String Orchestra (Orchestrated by Charles Coleman)
Maarika Järvi, flute
Kristjan Järvi, conductor

Carl Nielsen: Three Movements from The Aladdin Suite *
Kristjan Järvi, conductor

Franz Liszt: A Faust Symphony *
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Juhan Tralla, tenor

Recorded live, May 26, 2007 - Estonia Concert Hall - Tallinn, Estonia