Archive for March, 2007
Born Aug. 14, 1869 in Viipuri, Finland (now Vyborg, Russia) Died June 23, 1958 in Stockholm, Sweden
Instrumentation: Flutes, Oboe, 2 clarinets, Bassoons, 2 horns and 2 trumpets, timpani, percussion and strings.
Armas Järnefelt was born in Finland, but spent much of his professional life as a More >
Born March 29, 1902, in Oldham, Lancashire
Died March 8 1983, on the Island of Ischia, Italy
First three movements only:
3 December 1934. Queen’s Hall, London. London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Hamilton Harty conductor.
First complete performance:
6 November 1935. Queen’s Hall, London. BBC Symphony Orchestra, More >
This is not a lecture! I wish More >