Sibelius’s Fifth Symphony

As part of the coverage of the Finnish Independence anniversary this year, I’ll be cropping up across the BBC talking about Sibelius. The first couple of instalments are up now – the first is a clip discussing how Sibelius’s theatre music relates to his wider output:

If 10 minutes is just too long, then similar material is available in condensed format as part of a Free Thinking episode broadcast earlier this month:


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