JEAN SIBELIUS (1865-1957): Edition, Vol. 5: Theatre Music - King Christian II, Op. 27 (Original Theatre Music and Concert Suite), Kuolema, JS 113, Valse triste and Scene with Cranes, Op. 44 and Canzonetta and Valse romantique, Op. 62, Svanevit, JS 189 (Original Theatre Music, Concert Suite, Op. 54 and Preliminary Sketch for No. 9 "Stepmother"*), Pelléas et Mélisande, JS 147 (Original Theatre Music and Concert Suite, Op. 46), Jokamies, Op. 83, The Tempest, Op. 109 (Original Theatre Music; Prelude and 2 Concert Suites and Canon [preliminary version of movement No. 5 of Suite No. 1, Op. 109/2]*), Belshazzar's Feast, JS 48 (Original Theatre Music and Concert Suite, Op. 51), Scaramouche, Op. 71, Twelfth Night, Op. 60, Die Sprache der Vögel, JS 62.
Catalogue Number: 08K060
Description: Only two short world premiere recordings (*) but this is some of the most obscure, large-scale Sibelius and some collectors may have missed some of it! 6 CDs for the price of 3. Lahti Symphony Orchestral; Osmo Vänskä, Göteborg Symphony Orchestra; Neeme Järvi, Jorma Panula.