Composer Focus – Episode 5: Jean Sibelius with Sakari Oramo

In this five-part mini-series we explore the life, times and work of some of classical music’s greatest composers.

In the final episode, host Edward Seckerson is joined by BBC Symphony Orchestra conductor Sakari Oramo to discuss his fellow countryman Jean Sibelius, and the themes of nature and Finnish national identity woven throughout his music.

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