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Sibelius: Symphonies No 1-7, Etc / Simon Rattle


Release Date: 10/02/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 753   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Nigel Kennedy
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraPhilharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 5 Hours 30 Mins. 

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This is an Enhanced CD, which contains both regular audio tracks and multimedia computer files. This is an Enhanced CD, which contains both regular audio tracks and multimedia computer files. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in E minor, Op. 39 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 41 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (12/07/1984 - 12/13/1984) 
2. Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Nigel Kennedy (Violin)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 31 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (02/08/1987 - 02/09/1987) 
3. Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 44 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (12/21/1984 - 12/22/1984) 
4. Symphony no 3 in C major, Op. 52 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 28 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (10/10/1985 - 10/11/1985) 
5. Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 63 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 37 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (12/13/1986 - 12/14/1986) 
6. Symphony no 6 in D minor, Op. 104 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1923; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 29 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (12/13/1986 - 12/14/1986) 
7. Oceanides, Op. 73 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 10 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (12/07/1984 - 12/13/1984) 
8. Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915/1919; Finland 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 30 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (12/21/1981 - 12/21/1987) 
9. Kuolema: Scene with Cranes, Op. 44 no 2 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1906; Finland 
Date of Recording: 05/04/1984 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 5 Minutes 25 Secs. 
10. Symphony no 7 in C major, Op. 105 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1924; Finland 
Venue:  Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre 
Length: 22 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre (10/10/1985 - 10/11/1985) 
11. Nightride and sunrise, Op. 55 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; Finland 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Length: 14 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (10/09/1981 - 10/10/1981) 

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