Symphony No.6

Jean Sibelius

Symphony No.6 in D minor

Op. 104

About this work...

Sibelius completed this work in February 1923, and conducted the premiere at Helsinki on February 19 of that same year. His first reference to the work, in 1918, described it as "wild and passionate in character. Dark with pastoral contrasts. Probably in 4 movements...intensifying in a dark orchestral swell the main t... read more