Rautavaara - 12 Concertos (4 CDs)
Powerful, atmospheric orchestral music by a grand master. This compendium of 12 concertos presents the Finnish composer's works for violin, cello, double bass, harp, birds (yes, Arctic birds!), flute, clarinet, organ -- plus three piano concertos. This Ondine set includes top soloists such as Vladimir Ashkenazy, Elmar Oliveira, Patrick Gallois, Richard Stoltzman, with top European/Fini\nish orchestras and conductors. This set is in brand-new condition except for a cataloguing number on the cover and on pages 1 and 3 of the booklet. Proceeds from this sale will support The Poet's Press.