Ondine was founded in 1985 in Helsinki, Finland, where the company is still based and today offers an extremely eclectic catalogue of both contemporary Finnish music, as well as recordings with major Finnish and international artists. Ondine’s extensive catalogue includes more than 600 recordings (more than 300 of which are available digitally) of artists and ensembles such as conductor and pianist Christoph Eschenbach, conductors Vladimir Ashkenazy, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Sakari Oramo, Leif Segerstam, John Storgårds and Mikko Franck, orchestras such as The Philadelphia Orchestra, the Orchestre de Paris, the London Sinfonietta, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Czech Philharmonic, the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra and the Helsinki Philharmonic, sopranos Karita Mattila and Soile Isokoski, pianist Olli Mustonen, violinist Pekka Kuusisto and clarinettist Kari Kriikku. The label has also had a long and fruitful association with the Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara, having recorded the premieres of many of his works and garnering many awards along the way.

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Album Title Catalogue No.
Aarre Merikanto: Juha ODE872-2D
Adès: Märchentänze ODE1411-2
Aho, K.: Symphonies Nos. 5 and 7 ODE765-2
Algirdas Martinaitis: Seasons and Serenades - Works for String Orchestra ODE1398-2
Americascapes ODE1396-2
Anders Hillborg: Clarinet Concerto - Liquid Marble - Violin Concerto ODE1006-2
Anderson, J.: Alhambra Fantasy / Khorovod / the Stations of the Sun / the Crazed Moon / Diptych ODE1012-2
Antti Auvinen: Junker Twist - Himmel Punk - Turbo Aria ODE1326-2
Apotheosis: The Best of Einojuhani Rautavaara ODE1081-2
Bach, J. S.: Violin Concertos ODE980-2
Bach, J.S. / Shostakovich: Preludes and Fugues, Vol. 2 ODE1033-2D
Bach: Keyboard Concertos ODE1224-2
Bach: Partitas for Solo Violin ODE1164-2D
Bach: Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin ODE1241-2D
Bach: Sonatas for Solo Violin ODE1128-2
Baltic Sounds - Selection of Music by Baltic Composers from the Ondine Catalogue ODE1395-2
Bartok, B.: Divertimento / Romanian Folk Dances / Rozsa, M: Concerto for Strings ODE919-2
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra - Martinu: Memorial to Lidice - Klein: Partita for Strings ODE1072-5
Bartok: Sonata for 2 Pianos and Percussion - Bergman: Borealis - Stravinsky: Sonata for 2 Pianos ODE806-2
Bartók: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 ODE1317-2
Beethoven & Sibelius: Violin Concertos ODE1334-2
Beethoven, L. Van: Gratulations-Menuet in E-Flat Major / 12 Contredanses / 12 Minuets / Ritterballett ODE1001-2
Beethoven, L. van: Piano Concerto No. 3 / Piano Concerto in D Major, Op. 61a ODE1123-5
Beethoven, L. van: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 and 2 ODE1099-5
Beethoven, L. van: Piano Concertos Nos. 4 and 5 ODE1146-5