Recordings

   

Henrik Ødegaard "Te lucis ante terminum"

Includes music by Norwegian composer Henrik Ødegaard.

Estonian National Male Choir, conductor Mikk Üleoja
Vox Clamantis, conductor Jaan-Eik Tulve
Madis Metsamart and Vambola Krigul (percussions)

Grappa musikkforlag ACD 5087
Aurora, DDD, 2016

   

Galina Grigorjeva "In paradisum"

Galina Grigorjeva’s first author CD

Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Mikk Üleoja
Allar Kaasik (cello)

RAM 0514, 2014

   

 An Island of My Own
 

A choice of works by the Estonian composers of the 19th and the 20th century.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Ants Üleoja, Andrus Siimon, Ants Soots
Artistic conductor Ants Soots

RAM, 0411, 2011

   

Rudolf Tobias. Jonah’s Mission (Des Jona Sendung)


Oratorio in five scenes set to biblical texts.
Pille Lill (soprano), Merle Silmato (mezzo-soprano), Juhan Tralla (tenore), Rauno Elp (bariton), Johann Tilli (basso)
Estonian National Male Choir, Estonian Concertchoir, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Boys’ Choir, Voces Musicales
Conductor Neeme Järvi

VAI, DVD 4539, 2011

   

 Precious Moments in the Concert Hall

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Estonian National Male Choir, Girls’ Choir „Ellerhein“
Conductor Eri Klas


Eesti Raadio, ERCD 059, 2010

   

 Song of Fire
 

Songs for male choir by Kuldar Sink, Tarmo Lepik, Anti Marguste.
Estonian National Male Choir
conductor Ants Soots
 

RAM 0610, 2010

   

 Morning of Freedom

Songs for mixed and male choir by Konstantin Türnpu
Estonian National Male Choir, The Tallinn Chamber Choir, The Chamber Choir of Tallinn University of Technology, Academic Male Choir of Tallinn University of Technology, Engineers’ Male Choir
Conductors Ants Soots, Ants Üleoja, Peeter Perens, Aivar Leštsinski

KY 002, 2010

   

Metsatöll. Äio

Metsatöll, Estonian National Male Choir 


Spinefarm Records 2010710223, 2010
 

   

 The Beautiful Land

Cantatas by Rein Rannap.
Rein Rannap, Kosmikud, Priit Volmer, Estonian National Male Choir, Girls’ Choir „Ellerhein“ (conductor Tiia-Ester Loitme)

ERR, 2009

 

Gavin Bryars, Toivo Tulev. Silva Caledonia

A choice of works by Gavin Bryars and Toivo Tulev.
Baiba Berke (mezzo-soprano), Daniel Nix (double bass) 
Estonian National Male Choir, Pärnu Town Orchestra
Conductor Kaspars Putninš

GB Records, BCGBCD 11, 2008

 

Gustav Ernesaks. My Native Land, My Dearest Love
 

A choice of works by Gustav Ernesaks.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Kuno Areng, Gustav Ernesaks, Uno Järvela, Eri Klas, Olev Oja,
Ants Soots, Ants Üleoja
 

RAM, 2008

   

Neeme Järvi 70th Birthday Jubilee


Maarika Järvi (flute), Juhan Tralla (tenore)
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Neeme Järvi, Paavo Järvi and Kristjan Järvi

Video Artists International DVD 4443, 2008

 

   

Veljo Tormis. Vision of Kalevala
 

A choise of works by Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots

Alba Records NCD 35, 2008

   

Merry Christmas!
 

A choise of favorite and beloved Christmas Songs.

Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Ants Soots and Ants Üleoja
 
RAM 2007

   

Veljo Tormis. Visions Beyond Estonia

A choise of works by Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots
 

Alba Records NCD 31, 2007
   

Curse upon Iron 
 

Veljo Tormis / Metsatöll / Estonian National Male Choir
 

Elwood 041DVD
ZENCD 2112, 2006

 

Edvard Grieg. Peer Gynt
 

Peter Mattei (baritone), Camilla Tilling (soprano),
Charlotte Hellekant (mezzo-soprano)
Ellerhein Girls’ Choir (chorus master Tiia-Ester Loitme)
Estonian National Male Choir (chorus master Ants Soots)
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Dirigent Paavo Järvi

Virgin Classics UK 5457222, 2005

 

Ester Mägi. Tree of Song

A choise of works by Estonian composer Ester Mägi.
Estonian National Male Choir, conductor Ants Soots
The Academic Female Choir of the University of Tartu,
conductor Vaike Uibopuu

Alba Records NCD 25, 2004

 

 

 Veljo Tormis. Vision of Estonia III

A choise of works by Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots

Alba Records NCD 23, 2004

 

 Veljo Tormis. Vision of Estonia II
 

A choise of works by Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots

Alba Records NCD 20, 2004

 

 Fridrich Bruk. The Sunshine

Seven songs for male choir a cappella.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots


FBCD-NBCD 1, 2004

 

 

Jean Sibelius. Cantatas

Estonian National Male Choir (chorus-master Ants Soots)
Ellerhein Girls’ Choir (chorus-master Tiia-Ester Loitme)
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Paavo Järvi
 
Virgin Classics LC7873, 2003

The Grammy Award 2004 for Best Choral Performance

 

 

 

Luigi Cherubini. Requiem

 

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Estonian National Male Choir (chorus-master Ants Soots)
Conductor Andres Mustonen
 
Alba ABCD 176, 2003

 

Läbilõige eesti koorimuusikast

Estonian National Male Choir ect

EKM001-003, 2002

 

 Jean Sibelius. The Maiden in the Tower
 

Solveig Kringelborn (soprano), Lilli Paasikivi (mezzo-soprano), Lars-Erik Jonsson (tenor), Garry Magee (baritone)
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Estonian National Male Choir
Girls' Choir "Ellerhein"
Conductor Paavo Järvi

EMI Records LTD / Virgin Classics LC 7873, 2002

 

Peeter Vähi. Planet cantata

 

Priit Lehto (contratenore), Peeter Vähi (tanpura)
Arsis English Handbell Ensemble, conductor Aivar Mäe
Estonian National Male Choir, conductor Ants Soots

Polygram/Polymedia Record Company LC 00136, 2002

 

 

Veljo Tormis. Vision of Estonia I

A choise of works by Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots


Alba Records NCD 17, 2001

   

Rene Eespere. Invocatio


Rando Piho (baritone), Madis Metsamart (percussions), Hille Poroson (organ)
Estonian National Male Choir, conductor Ants Üleoja
Chamber Choral Music from Estonia, conductor Evi Eespere

GEMA CHR 77233, 2000

   

Eduard Tubin. Complete Male Choir Songs
 

Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots

 Forte FD 0056/2, 1999

 

Peeter Vähi. Supreme Silence

 

Irén Lovász (sopran)
Estonian National Male Choir
Arsis English Handbell Ensemble
Conductor Kristjan Järvi

CCn’C Records LC 0963, 1998

 

 

Yes I’ll Sing
 

Estonian a cappella songs for male choir includes also F. Schubert
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Ants Soots
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Jüri Alperten

ERCD 024, 1998

 

Gustav Ernesaks and his age
 

Estonian a cappella songs for male choir includes also Alfen, Genetz, Vitols, and Hegar.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductor Gustav Ernesaks
Complited by Kuno Areng and Olev Oja

Forte FD 0045/2, 1998

   

Artur Kapp. Oratorio "Job"

Oratorio in two parts set to biblical texts.
Taimo Toomast (baritone), Mart Mikk (bass I), Mati Palm (bass II)
Ines Maidre (organ), Maano Männi (violin)
Estonian National Male Choir (chorus-master Ants Soots)
Oratorical choir
Estonian Boys’ choir (chorus-master Venno Laul)
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Neeme Järvi

ERCD 021, 1997

   

Jean Sibelius. Kullervo

 

Symphonic poem written by the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius, based on the character of Kullervo from the epic poem Kalevala.
Randi Stene (mezzo-soprano), Peter Mattei (baritone)
Estonian National Male Choir
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor Paavo Järvi

Virgin Classics LC 7873, 1997

 

Veljo Tormis. People of Kalevala

A choise of the works by Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Ants Soots, Ants Üleoja and Olev Oja

Filandia Records 0630-12245-2, 1996

 

   

Dmitri Shostakovich. Symphony No 13 “Babi Jar”
 

Anatoly Kotsherga (bass)
Estonian National Male Choir (chorus-masters Ants Soots and Ants Üleoja)
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Neeme Järvi

Deutsche Grammophon 449 187-2 GH, 1996

 

Rudolf Tobias. Oratorio “Des Jona Sendung/ Jonah’s Mission”
 

Pille Lill (soprano), Urve Tauts (mezzo-soprano), Peter Svensson (tenore),
Raimo Laukka (baritone), Mati Palm (bass), Ines Maidre (organ)
Estonian National Male Choir, Oratorical Choir, Tallinn Boys’ choir
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Estonian State Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Neeme Järvi

BIS-CD-731/732, 1995

   

Merry Christmas!

 A choise of favorite and beloved Christmas Songs.

Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Ants Üleoja and Ants Soots
 

Theka Ltd, 1995

   

Veljo Tormis. Ancient Voices

 

A choise of the works by Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Kuno Areng and Olev Oja

Forte FD 0011/2, 1994

 

   

Veljo Tormis. Keeping together

 A choise of the works by Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors Olev Oja, Kuno Areng


Forte FD 0019/2, 1994

 

"Father of Song" Gustav Ernesaks

A choise of the works by Estonian composer Gustav Ernesaks.
Estonian National Male Choir
Conductors  Gustav Ernesaks, Olev Oja, Kuno Areng


Forte FD 0001/2, 1993