Jean Sibelius: The Early Years

Jean Sibelius: The Early Years

52 mins | Documentary, Music | July 18, 1984

This is an intimate account, using film and Sibelius's music and words, of a great artist's struggle with his medium, with the world and with himself. The films set out also to try and free Sibelius's reputation from some of the unnecessary encrustations of history by looking at the composer's own declared intentions, so poetically expressed, which are earning the increasing attention and respect of composers today.

Jean Sibelius: The Early Years

52 mins | Documentary, Music | July 18, 1984

Jean Sibelius: The Early Years
This is an intimate account, using film and Sibelius's music and words, of a great artist's struggle with his medium, with the world and with himself. The films set out also to try and free Sibelius's reputation from some of the unnecessary encrustations of history by looking at the composer's own declared intentions, so poetically expressed, which are earning the increasing attention and respect of composers today.
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