Sibelius-En Glad Musikant

Posted on September 6th, 2012 by

Sibelius-En Glad Musikant 1924/6(text by the Swedish composer, Ture Rangström, written over the notes)

Workshop Recording-Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin. Wapping 6th September 2012 (Stradivari 1698, Bow by Stephen Bristow)

Sibelius with his wife and daughter 1925

A few years ago, I played this work for the first time, in Northern Finland, and was entranced.