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SYMPHONIES PART 1 – Innovative Traditions

19th and 20th Century Scandinavian Symphonies

Nielsen, Borresen, Alfvén, Grieg, Sibelius, Rautavaara, Stenhammar

These distinguished symphonies by outstanding Scandinavian composers including Grieg, Sibelius and Nielsen express the national character of Norway, Finland and Denmark. Alongside these famous works are symphonies by Alfvén, Borrensen, Rautavaara and Stenhammar that should not be neglected. This remarkable selection contains diverse works influenced by folk music, containing sounds from the natural world, and illustrating the beauty of the Scandinavian landscape.

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