1 CD / Royal Philharmonic Masterworks / 2011-09-13Works: Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43; Karelia Suite, Op. 11; Finlandia, Op. 26
Performers: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Sir Charles Mackerras was born in the United States of Australian parents. He studied in Sydney and Prague, and made his debut in opera at...continue...
1 CD / SOMM / 2005-05-01Works: Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 6 in D minor, Op. 104; Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 63
Conductors: Beecham, Thomas
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
These are previously unreleased performances by Sir Thomas Beecham featuring one of his favorite composers, Jean Sibelius. Anyone who grew up collecting records in the...continue...
2 CD / Nimbus Records / 2002-07-01Works: Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43; Finlandia, Op. 26; En saga, Op. 9; Pelléas et Mélisande, suite for orchestra (or piano), Op. 46; Romance for Strings in C major, Op. 42;...
Conductors: Boughton, William
Ensemble: English String Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
This two disc set presents some of Sibelius' best known music alongside some of his lesser known works. When Sibelius was born in 1865, Tchaikovsky...continue...