Collegium Musicale



2CD Veljo Tormis „Unustatud rahvad“

Live-recording of the Veljo Tormis choral cycle “Forgotten peoples”.
Performed on 7 August in 2014 in Tallinn. Recorded by Estonian National Broadcasting / Classical radio.
Length of 2CD: 2 h 18 min

Forgotten Peoples by Veljo Tormis is a choral cycle comprising six parts:
– Livonian Heritage
– Votic Wedding Songs
– Izhorian Epic
– Ingrian Evenings
– Vepsian Paths
– Karelian Destiny.

The cycle was composed in 1970–1989 and is based on traditional (runo) folk songs of six Balto-Finnic nations.




Pärt Uusberg Choral music, volume One

The record features Pärt Uuberg’s choral music for religious texts and texts by Estonian poet Juhan Liiv. The record material is stored in St. Jacob’s Church in Viimsi. Sound director Tanel Klesment. Performed by the chamber choir Collegium Musicale, conductor Endrik Üksvärav. The record was released by Toccata Classics (Great Britain).