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December 26, 1926: The Premiere of Tapiola

From: The WFMT Radio Network
Series: The Keeping Score Series: 13 Days When Music Changed Forever
Length: 59:00

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This tone poem by Sibelius was his last major work before thirty years of silence, during which the world waited for an eighth symphony that never came.  Sibelius in his time was seen as a nationalist along the lines of Grieg, but we now hear his music as radical and astonishingly prescient.

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This tone poem by Sibelius was his last major work before thirty years of silence, during which the world waited for an eighth symphony that never came.  Sibelius in his time was seen as a nationalist along the lines of Grieg, but we now hear his music as radical and astonishingly prescient.

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its kinda fluuze if u kno wht im sayin

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In- Ocean and gulls
Out- "...WFMT Radio Network."

Length- 59:00

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