Jean Sibelius Masterpieces

Essential works

1865
Jean Sibelius
1957
100+ works listed
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1905

Violin Concerto in D minor

Work for orchestra with soloist

1900

Finlandia

Work for orchestra

1899

Symphony No. 1 in E minor

Work for orchestra

1902

Symphony No. 2 in D major

Work for orchestra

Tapiola

Work for orchestra

1926

Creative activity

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 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1889

43 years

1931

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (9)

Song, lied (2)

Work for soloist (21)

Work for chamber orchestra (11)

Work for orchestra (32)

Work for orchestra with soloist (11)

not qualified (1)

Theatrical music (6)

Other renowned works

1924 - Symphony No. 7 in C major

1915 - Symphony No. 5 in E-flat major

1911 - Symphony No. 4 in A minor

1906 - Pohjola's Daughter

1893 - Lemminkäinen Suite (Four Legends from the Kalevala, include The Swan of Tuonela)

Compositions by Jean Sibelius (100+) ...

1860 .. 1950 : the essential composers

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1792-1868 Gioachino Rossini °

1862-1918 Claude Debussy °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Jean Sibelius




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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