5 Songs, 59 Minutes

Mastered for iTunes
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About Olari Elts

Estonian conductor Olari Elts cultivates a wide repertoire of orchestral and operatic works, and he often concentrates on music by fellow Estonian composers. Among the orchestras he has conducted are the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre de Bretagne, and the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra. Further afield, he has also performed with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Dresden Symphony Orchestra, the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, the Western Australian Symphony Orchestra, and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. In operatic productions, Elts has directed the Estonian National Opera, as well as the Rennes Opera in Hungary. For his work in promoting Estonian music, Elst received the Order of the White Star, Fourth Class. He has recorded for Antes Edition, Eesti Radio, ECM New Series, Oehms Classics, Bridge, and Ondine. ~ Blair Sanderson