Tag Archives: Sibelius

Happy Birthday: Jean Sibelius

  For no good reason, recently I started listening through all the Sibelius symphonies I have (4 through 7, Karajan/Berlin, which I got for a great deal!). I just thought one day, hey, this Sibelius guy is pretty well regarded, … Continue reading

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Best Compositional Facial Hair

It’s a horribly awkward title, I know. This is a list I’ve been thinking about for a while, and I dare to answer the question: Which composers had the best beard/mustache? I would like to preempt this discussion with the … Continue reading

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Have I got a deal for you: Classical CDs

Believe it or not, there is actually a record store in my area. They actually have vinyl too so that just makes it even better. I was there the other day when I bought the above album: Karajan conducting the … Continue reading

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