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Sibelius from Fougstedt & Andrade

Updated: Dec 6, 2020

Through the courtesy of the UK Sibelius Society, I am able to share some rarities.

Sibelius' Violin Concerto (Janine Andrade, violin), Symphony No. 7 & excerpts from "Pelleas et Melisande". The orchestra is the Finnish Radio Symphony, conducted by Nils-Erik Fougstedt. Transfers by Mark Obert-Thorn, from discs in the collection of Edward Clark, of the UK Sibelius Society.

In addition, here is a short essay by Mr. Clark, discussing the significance of these recordings:-

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Jan 09, 2021

Looking forward to this. I wonder what decade they're from ...

A little research shows that Nils-Eric Fougstedt died in 1961.

....... Unhappily, the MF link doesn't work.

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