Jean Sibelius

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Born: 8 December 1865 — Hämeenlinna — Finland
Died: 20 September 1957 — Järvenpää — Finland
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[by “Anonymous” on 2010-06-22 15:17:35]

This portrait, sent by Egon, must be a portrait of Akseli Gallen-Kallela, a friend of the composer

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His full name was Johan Julius Christian Sibelius and he was known as Janne to his family.

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16 February 1893: Premiere of En Saga op. 9, in Helsinki, Finland, with Sibelius conducting.
2 July 1900: Premiere of Finlandia op. 26, in Helsinki, Finland.
8 March 1902: Premiere of Symphony no. 2 in D major op. 43, in Helsinki, Finland, with Sibelius conducting.
19 October 1904: Premiere of Sibelius's violin concerto in d minor op. 47, in Helsinki, Finland, with Richard Strauss conducting.
24 November 1919: Premiere of Symphony no. 5 in E flat major (revised), in Helsinki, Finland.

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Wed 23 Apr: Trois Miniatures Pour quatuor à cordes, Premiere and workshop by the Arditti Quartet Milton court concert hall, Guildhall School of Music & Drama (London)
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(1875) Anton Rubinstein: Premiere of Die Makkabäer, in Berlin, Germany.
(1928) Igor Stravinsky: Premiere of Apollon Musagète, in Washington, USA.
(1989) Andrew Lloyd Webber: Premiere of Aspects of Love, in London, England.

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[details ←] Standard Vocal Repertoire-Bk. 2-Low Voice, piano, vocal,
[details ←] Standard Vocal Repertoire-Bk. 2-High Voice, piano, vocal,
[details ←] My Favorite Program Album, piano,
[details ←] Let Us Have Music for Piano-Vol. 2, piano,
[details ←] Samtliche Werke VIII/4, piano, vocal,
[details ←] Luonnotar op. 70
[details ←] Symphonie Nr. 2 D-dur op. 43
[details ←] Symphony No. 6 Op. 104 (Score)
[details ←] Danse Champetre No. 5 Op. 106 No. 5, violin, piano,
[details ←] Humoresque IV Op. 89 No. 2 (Violin/Piano), violin, piano,
[details ←] Finlandia - Handbell/Organ Score, organ, hand bell, percussion, handbell,
[details ←] Finlandia - Handbell Part, hand bell, percussion, handbell,
[details ←] Symphonies Nos. 3 and 4, orchestra, full orchestra,
[details ←] Finlandia Hymn, vocal, , choral, vocal,
[details ←] Be Still My Soul, choral, vocal,
[details ←] Jean Sibelius: Rondo, viola, piano,
[details ←] Drei Lieder op. 36, piano, vocal,
[details ←] Valse triste aus op. 44
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