Karstein Askeland: Ketil Hvoslef Revised Revelation

KETIL HVOSLEF: TOCCATA · ORGANO SOLO · PÅSKEVARIASJONER · REVIDERT ÅPENBARING FOR ORGEL ·more… PASSACAGLIA

Karstein Askeland, the Rieger organ (1997) Bergen Cathedral

The works were written between 1974 and 1997, with the Passacaglia being written specifically for the dedicatory of the new instrument.

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Hvoslef: Revised Revelation

On the first recording of the new Rieger organ in the Cathedral of Bergen, Karstein Askeland is interpreting pieces by Ketil Hvoslef. The works were written between 1974 and 1997, with the Passacaglia being written specifically for the dedicatory of the new instrument. Hvoslef describes the Toccata as program music where the 16th notes portraits the water pouring through the waer organ the 14th century. Organo Solo has material borrowed from ‘Hjallarbrui’, a stage play he the wrote music for in 1973. Påskevariasjoner (Easter Variations) is written for Askeland, and was premiered on his debut concert in 1986.

Karstein Askeland |Ketil Hvoslef

Release date: 04.07.2002

EAN : 7044588329439

Cat.No.: HCD2943

Priskategori : CD