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Musical Interlude

Sunday, February 12, 2017 1:02
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Kullervo by Jean Sibelius (1865-1957):


About this piece, which is really not a symphony but rather a suite of tone poems based on Kullervo, a tragic figure in Finnish mythology. Avid readers of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien may  recognize the tale of Kullervo.

Finlandia, perhaps Sibelius's most famous work:


Starting around time marker 6:10, some readers here will recognize the hymn “Be Still, My Soul.”



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