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Sibelius, Jean

Line breaks: Jean Si¦be|lius
Pronunciation: /sɪˈbeɪlɪəs
 
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  • (1865–1957), Finnish composer; born Johan Julius Christian Sibelius. His affinity with his country’s landscape and legends, especially the epic Kalevala, is expressed in a series of tone poems including The Swan of Tuonela (1893), Finlandia (1899), and Tapiola (1925).

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