The Musical Contemplations of J.Sibelius

Cyprus : The Musical Contemplations of J.Sibelius

Jean Sibelius, born Johan Julius Christian Sibelius on December 8, 1865 in Finland, is considered Scandinavia’s most significant symphonist and one of the last great romantics. While the core of his oeuvre is undoubtedly his set of seven symphonies, his other works cannot be ignored, especially his Violin concerto, given that he himself was an accomplished violinist. In all, and in addition to the aforementioned works, he is also known for his tone poems, the more than 100 songs for voice and piano, his incidental music for numerous plays and others. Throughout his career, the composer found inspiration in nature and Nordic mythology, especially the heroic legends of Finland’s national epic, the Kalevala.

Sibelius: Valse lyrique, op. 96a
Violin concerto in D minor, op. 47
Symphony no. 5 in E flat major, op. 82

Soloist: Nicos Pittas (violin)
Conductor: Esa Heikkilä
Supporters: Larnaka Municipality

In collaboration with the Embassy of Finland

The concert in Larnaka is part of the Larnaka Festival of Classical Music

Ticket prices:
€12, €7 (young people 18-26 yrs, pensioners), €5 (young people 12-18 yrs), €3 (children under 12)


Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Time: Starts at 20:30


Municipal Gardens
Leonida Kioupi
Larnaca, Larnaca Cyprus
Phone: 24665795


€12 / €7 / €5 / €3


Cyprus Symphony Orchestra
Phone: 22463144

Event Tools

Share this Event

 Email to a Friend

Save to Your Calendar

Related Events

The Musical Contemplations of J.Sibelius
When: April 28th
Time: 20:30
Where: Strovolos Municipal Theatre, Nicosia
Category: Music

Note: While every care has been taken to ensure the information provided is accurate, we advise you to check with the event organisers before travelling to confirm the details are correct.


April 2018
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29

search events

All upcoming Cyprus events 142

Advanced Search