Leevi Madetoja

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In the generation that followed Jean Sibelius, the versatile Leevi Madetoja was easily among the most important Finnish composers. Like Sibelius, Madetoja composed symphonies that helped define his stature:…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Ostrobothnians suite, Op. 52 Orchestral
Symphony No. 3 in A major, Op. 55 1926 Symphony
Okon Fuoko, suite No. 1 from the ballet, Op. 58 1930 Orchestral Ballet
Symphony No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 35 1917 Symphony
Symphony No. 1 in F major, Op. 29 1915 Symphony
Comedy Overture, for orchestra, Op. 53 1923 Orchestral
Arkihuolesi kaikki heitä (Cast Off Thy Everyday Cares), song, Op. 20b/5 Vocal Music
De Profundis, for male chorus, Op. 56 1925 Choral
Lyrical Songs (6) for chorus, Op. 13 Choral
Syksy-sarja (Autumn Song Cycle), for voice & piano, Op. 68 Vocal Music
Kuusi Pianokappaletta (Six Pieces for Piano), Op. 12 1912 Keyboard
Kullervo, symphonic poem, Op. 15 Orchestral
Elegia, song for male chorus, Op. 62/1 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Hopes & Dreams, for chorus, Op. 50 Choral
Symphonic Suite, Op. 4 1910 Orchestral
Suite from the play Chess, for orchestra, Op. 5 Orchestral
Yrtit tummat (Dark Hued Leaves), for voice & piano (or orchestra), Op. 9/1 Vocal Music
Pohjalaisia (Ostrobothnians), opera, Op. 45 1923 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Luulit, ma katselin sua (You thought I was watching you), for voice & piano, Op. 68/3 Vocal Music
Läksin Minä Kesäyönä Käymään (As I set off one summer's night), for male chorus, Op. 57/1 Choral
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