Tags » Sibelius

Srbija krajem januara dobija novi simfonijski orkestar

Srpska muzička scena biće bogatija za novi simfonijski orkestar koji će inauguralni koncert održati u subotu, 31. januara u Velikoj dvorani Kolarčeve zadužbine pod dirigentskom upravom Predraga Goste. 288 more words

Mozaik - Kultura

Forging ahead

One of the areas of a composer’s life where the advent of Sibelius music processing software has utterly changed things is in orchestration.  Although modern editions of the software come with some kind of auto-arrange function (so I am told, as I have never used it), a decent working knowledge of the capabilities of the various instruments is essential, especially as Sibelius will often tell the writer that something is impossible when actually it is quite simply played.  331 more words


Finale: stuck in a time warp

As the new year began, I set out to work on some projects that I have been thinking about for a while. A few of the projects involve new arrangements and new parts generated via music notation software. 182 more words

Celebrating 150 years of Sibelius and Nielsen

Violinist Fenella Humphreys and pianist Nicola Eimer celebrate the 150th anniversaries of Jean Sibelius and Carl Nielsen in a concert combining works for violin and piano by these two composers, together with new works by contemporary composers. 197 more words


Jean Sibelius : Finlandia

Created by
Wild Scandinavia / Wildes Skandinavien / (2011)
Director: Oliver Goetzl
Cinematography: Ivo Nörenberg, Jan Henriksson and Rolf Steinmann
Gulo Film Productions

“This film shows animal behaviour that has never been filmed before: Oliver Goetzl and Ivo Nörenberg got the first ever  shots of a wild lynx in the Finnish wilderness. 32 more words


New Year's Chocolates with Chocolate Calculator

Sweet this year, Everybody!

2015 marks also the celebration year for the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius. He was born 150 years ago in my home town, … 51 more words