Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 1 in E minor, op. 39: I. Andante, ma non troppo - Allegro energico
Jean Sibelius 10:23
2 Symphony no. 1 in E minor, op. 39: II. Andante (ma non troppo lento)
Jean Sibelius 9:00
3 Symphony no. 1 in E minor, op. 39: III. Scherzo. Allegro
Jean Sibelius 4:52
4 Symphony no. 1 in E minor, op. 39: IV. Finale. Andante - Allegro molto - Andante assai - Allegro molto come prima - Andante (ma non troppo)
Jean Sibelius 12:24
5 Symphony no. 4 in A minor, op. 63: I. Tempo molto moderato, quasi adagio
Jean Sibelius 10:01
6 Symphony no. 4 in A minor, op. 63: II. Allegro molto vivace
Jean Sibelius 4:48
7 Symphony no. 4 in A minor, op. 63: III. Il tempo largo
Jean Sibelius 10:12
8 Symphony no. 4 in A minor, op. 63: IV. Allegro
Jean Sibelius 10:04
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 43: I. Allegretto
Jean Sibelius 9:07
2 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 43: II. Tempo andante, ma rubato
Jean Sibelius 14:43
3 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 43: III. Vivacissimo - Lento e suave - Tempo primo - Lento e suave
Jean Sibelius 5:47
4 Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 43: IV. Finale (Allegro moderato)
Jean Sibelius 13:24
5 Symphony no. 7 in C major, op. 105
Jean Sibelius 19:54
6 Finlandia, op. 26
Jean Sibelius 8:13
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 82: I. Tempo molto moderato - Allegro moderato (ma poco a poco stretto) - Vivace molto - Presto - Più presto
Jean Sibelius 13:37
2 Symphony no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 82: II. Andante mosso, quasi allegretto - Poco a poco stretto - Tranquillo - Poco a poco stretto - Ritenuto al tempo I
Jean Sibelius 9:10
3 Symphony no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 82: III. Allegro molto - Misterioso - Un pochettino largamente - Largamente assai - Un pochettino stretto
Jean Sibelius 9:15
4 Symphony no. 6 in D minor, op. 104: I. Allegro molto moderato
Jean Sibelius 9:07
5 Symphony no. 6 in D minor, op. 104: II. Allegretto moderato
Jean Sibelius 7:20
6 Symphony no. 6 in D minor, op. 104: III. Poco vivace
Jean Sibelius 3:47
7 Symphony no. 6 in D minor, op. 104: IV. Allegro molto
Jean Sibelius 11:05
8 Valse Triste, op. 44 no. 1
Jean Sibelius 4:49
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 3 in C major, op. 52: I. Allegro moderato
Jean Sibelius 10:00
2 Symphony no. 3 in C major, op. 52: II. Andantino con moto, quasi allegretto
Jean Sibelius 9:49
3 Symphony no. 3 in C major, op. 52: III. Moderato - Allegro ma non tanto
Jean Sibelius 8:52
4 Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: I. Allegro moderato
Jean Sibelius 15:51
5 Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: II. Adagio di molto
Jean Sibelius 8:20
6 Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47: III. Allegro, ma non tanto
Jean Sibelius 7:37

Credits

CD 2

premiered in:
Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1900-07-02) (track 6)
composer:
Jean Sibelius (1899) (track 6)
Jean Sibelius (1900 – 1902) (tracks 1–4)
Jean Sibelius (1914 – 1924-03-02) (track 5)
conductor:
Arvo Volmer (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
revised by:
Jean Sibelius (1900) (track 6)
premiered at:
Konsertti (1900-07-02) (track 6)
[concert] (1924-03-24) (track 5)
publisher:
Breitkopf & Härtel (tracks 1–4)
Breitkopf & Härtel (1905) (track 6)
composed at:
Ainola in Järvenpää, Uusimaa, Finland (1914 – 1924-03-02) (track 5)
part of:
Works of Jean Sibelius by opus number (number: op. 26) (track 6)
Works of Jean Sibelius by opus number (number: op. 105) (track 5)
arrangements:
Finlandia (Nightwish’s version) (track 6)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for organ, Fricker) (track 6)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for piano) (track 6)
Finlandia, op. 26 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in F major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir, arr. Jorma Panula) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in A-flat major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 6)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for male choir) (track 6)
Hymne de Finlandia, op. 26 no. 1 (for guitar, transcr. Unger) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Be Still My Soul (track 6)
Gweddi Dros Gymru ("Dros Gymru'n gwlad, o Dad dyrchafwn gri" (Finlandia)) (track 6)
Vegli al mattino (track 6)
We Rest on Thee (track 6)
part of:
recording of:
Finlandia, op. 26 (for orchestra) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
version of:

CD 3

composer:
Jean Sibelius (1903) (track 8)
Jean Sibelius (1915 – 1919) (tracks 1–3)
Jean Sibelius (1923) (tracks 4–7)
conductor:
Arvo Volmer (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
revised by:
Jean Sibelius (1904) (track 8)
premiered at:
Konsertti (1904-04-25) (track 8)
premiered at:
Svenska Teatern in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1904-04-25) (track 8)
arrangements:
Valse Triste, op. 44 no. 1 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Valse triste, op. 44 no. 1 (for cello and piano, arr. Hermann) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Kuolema, op. 44: I. Valse triste (for piano) (track 8)
part of:
2 Pieces from Kuolema, op. 44 (part of collection) (track 8)
recording of:
Valse triste, op. 44 no. 1 (for orchestra) (track 8)
revision of: