Jean Sibelius (1865–1957) was a Finnish composer. Sibelius was one of the most popular composers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Sibelius was born on 8th December 1865 into a Swedish-speaking family in Hämeenlinna in the Russian Grand Duchy of Finland. He was given the name Johan Julius Christian Sibelius, and known as Janne to his family, but during his student years he started using a French form of the name, Jean.
His most popular compositions include… read more
|1||Play on youtube||Finlandia||116,463 listeners|
|2||Play on youtube||Valse triste||81,885 listeners|
|3||Play on youtube||Finlandia, Op. 26||62,943 listeners|
|4||Play on youtube||Andante festivo||36,730 listeners|
|5||Pellas et Mlisande||27,886 listeners|
|6||Finale (Quasi Una Fantasia-Andante-Allegro Molto)||24,902 listeners|
|7||No. 4 Berger et bergerette (Shepherd and Shepherdess)||22,117 listeners|
|8||The Oceanides, Op. 73||19,846 listeners|
|9||Play on youtube||Alla Marcia||18,417 listeners|
|10||Play on youtube||Symphony No. 7 in C Major, Op. 105||17,369 listeners|