What are your top 10 favorite Scandinavian composers?
My top 10 is:
1. Sibelius, Jean (1865 - 1957) [Finland]
2. Melartin, Erkki (1875 - 1937) [Finland]
3. Peterson-Berger, Wilhelm (1867 - 1942) [Sweden]
4. Stenhammar, Wilhelm (1871 - 1927) [Sweden]
5. Berg, Natanael (1879 - 1957) [Sweden]
Does anybody have suggestions for operatic repertoire for baritone/bass in Danish, Norwegian, Swedish or Finnish? There is plenty of art song repertoire in those languages, but Nordic opera arias seem harder to find...
Here's what I have so far:
''Flickor skynden er'' from Estrella de...
Anyone know of good "Scandinavian nature" music? Anything that reminds you of the beauty of Norway, Sweden, Iceland, Finland. I've been browsing a lot of Norway pictures over at reddit.com/r/earthporn and I now have a sort of hard on for that type of stuff.
I'm building a playlist on Spotify to...