World Sun Songs
Seventeen new compositions on the theme of the Sun by composers from all around the World

Conductor: Māris Sirmais
Visual artist: Ilmārs Blumbergs
Computer design: Brālis Y
Sound directors: Normunds Slava, Varis Kurmiņš
Editor: Inga Vasiļjeva
Translators: Rihards Kalniņš, Jānis Elsbergs
Project director: Kristīne Zvirbule
Patroness of the project: Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga
Publisher: society Kamēr mūzika and ADD projekts Ltd.
2008 Youth choir Kamēr...

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CD 1

No. Title Author Soloists
1. Grezna saule debesīs
(A Resplendent Sun in the Sky)
Raimonds Pauls
Inese Zandere
1:29
2. Ah! Sun-flower! Sven‑David Sandström
William Blake
Terēze Upatniece (S) 4:31
3. Ofiyat Polina Medyulyanova Baiba Pudāne, Santa Reimane, Inga Baltā, Dārta Treija (A) 4:16
4. Comme un arbuste
(Like A Tree)
Bjørn Andor Drage Inga Lisovska, Agate Burkina (S), Baiba Pudāne (A), Sandis Voldiņš (T), Jevgeņijs Godunovs (Bar) 7:05
5. Knowee Stephen Leek Laima Ivule, Sniedze Kaņepe, Zane Pērkone, Terēze Upatniece (S) 5:57
6. Les effets du jour
(Impressions of the Day)
Thierry Pécou
Paul de Brancion
6:30
7. Desert Sun Hendrik Hofmeyr Zane Pavlovska (S) 4:58
8. The Eternal Sun John Tavener
Frithjof Schuon
5:30
9. Imet loomas päikesele
(Wonders of Creating the Sun)
Urmas Sisask
Taivo Tuberik
3:58
10. Утреннее размышление о божием величии
(Morning Thoughts On God's Almightiness)
Leonid Desyatnikov
Mikhail Lomonosov
Inga Lisovska (S), Andrejs Stupins-Jēgers (T) 6:36

CD 2

No. Title Author Soloists
11. Sky With Four Suns John Luther Adams 3:39
12. Neiseik, Saulala
(Do Not Go Away, Sun)
Vytautas Miskinis Sniedze Kaņepe (S), Emīls Dālderis, Evarts Melnalksnis, Jānis Liepiņš, Edgars Skarbulis, Sanita Slezkina (skudučiai) 5:57
13. Jubilate Deo Ko Matsushita 4:36
14. От Слънце Родена
(Of the Sun Born)
Dobrinka Tabakova
Blaga Dimitrova
Beāte Zviedre (S) 5:00
15. Salve al celeste sol sonoro
(Greeting the Bright Sun in the Sky)
Alberto Grau
Rubén Dario
Jolanta Strikaite (S), Evarts Melnalksnis (Bar) 6:09
16. Lulling the Sun Giya Kancheli Jolanta Strikaite, Terēze Upatniece (S), Rihards Zaļupe (percussions) 9:32
17. Piedzimšana
Birth
Pēteris Vasks
Inese Zandere
10:08