- Jean Sibelius

Facts About the Great Composer Sibelius

Finnish composer Jean Sibelius worked in the late Romantic and early Modern eras. His work is frequently credited with assisting Finland throughout its war of independence from Russia to forge a sense of its own national identity. He is largely considered his nation’s best composer. The seven orchestras that make up his whole body of work, together with his other significant compositions, are often played and documented in Finland and other nations. Finlandia, the Karelia Suite, Valse triste, the Violin Concerto, the choral symphony Kullervo, and The Swan of Tuonela are some of his other most well-known works.

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