Jean Sibelius

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Sibelius (1865-1957) was Finland's leading post-Romantic composer of symphonies and a national icon, regarded as the foremost Nordic symphonist of the 20th century.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Finlandia, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 26 1900 Orchestral
Valse triste, for orchestra (from Kuolema), Op. 44/1 1904 Orchestral
Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47 1903 Concerto
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 43 1901 Symphony
Symphony No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 82 1919 Symphony
Karelia Suite, for orchestra, Op. 11 1893 Orchestral
Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 105 1924 Symphony
Symphony No. 4 in A minor, Op. 63 1910 Symphony
Symphony No. 6 in D minor, Op. 104 1923 Symphony
Symphony No. 1 in E minor, Op. 39 1899 Symphony
En Saga, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 9 1892 Orchestral
The Swan of Tuonela, tone poem for orchestra (Lemminkäinen Suite No. 3), Op. 22/3 1893 Orchestral
Pohjola's Daughter (Pohjolan tytär), symphonic fantasy for orchestra, Op. 49 1906 Orchestral
Tapiola, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 112 1926 Orchestral
Lemminkäinen Suite: Four Legends from the Kalevala, for orchestra, Op. 22 1895 Orchestral
Symphony No. 3 in C major, Op. 52 1904 Symphony
Night Ride & Sunrise (Öinen ratsastus ja auringonnousu), symphonic poem for orchestra, Op. 55 1908 Orchestral
The Tempest, incidental music for vocal soloists, chorus, orchestra & harmonium, Op. 109 1925 Orchestral
String Quartet in D minor ("Voces Intimae"), Op. 56 1908 Chamber Music
Pelléas et Mélisande, incidental music for orchestra, Op. 46 1905 Orchestral
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