Conductor Hannu Lintu and the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra are offering a full program of classic orchestral works by Jean Sibelius (– ). Year marks the th Anniversary of the birth of Jean Sibelius (– ), also known as “Finland’s national composer”.
The recent recordings of the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra together with their Chief Conductor Hannu Lintu on Ondine have gathered excellent reviews in the international press. “this is one of the most impressive versions of the four Legends in recent years.” (Classical Music).
This page lists all recordings of Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22 (Legends) by Jean Sibelius () Browse: Sibelius - Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. This page lists all recordings of Lemminkäinen Suite, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Hannu Lintu.5/5.
Year marks the th Anniversary of the birth of Jean Sibelius (– ), also known as “Finland’s national composer”. Lemminkäinen Legends is a large and fascinating orchestral work in four movements based on the Finnish.
Complete recordings of the four Lemminkäinen Legends used to be rare. Now they appear quite often, so that the two movements suppressed by Sibelius for much of his lifetime have become almost as familiar as their popular siblings, ‘The Swan of Tuonela’ and ‘Lemminkäinen’s Return’.4/5.
Mar 21, · Sibelius’ Lemminkäinen Legends (really his Second Symphony when played as a group) have been very well served on recordings, but the music is so interesting and enjoyable that there always seems to be room for one more fine version. Hannu Linto and the Finnish Radio Symphony certainly offer that.