Thursday, December 6, 2012

Vienna Philharmonic: Sibelius' Symphony No. 2

The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, under the baton of Leonard Bernstein, performs Jean Sibelius' Symphony No. 2 in D major, opus 43; Sibelius completed the work in 1902, after which it was first performed by the Helsinki Philharmonic Society on March 8 1902, with the composer himself conducting.