More Finnished Business #1748
…in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence (December 6, 1917), we highlight Finnish composers and performers.
JEAN SIBELIUS: 4 Songs (The Diamond on the March Snow, Op. 36, no. 6; Serenade; Hymn to Thais; The Song of the Spider, Op. 27, no. 4) –Jorma Hynninen, baritone; Laura Hynninen, harp; Kalevi Kiviniemi (Leppävirta Church) Fuga 9264
An informative article on the history of organ music in Finland is available from the Sibelius Academy. The Finnish Contemporary Classical Music Scene has its own website. And there is a Finland Chapter of the American Guild of Organists!