Sibelius Symphonies No. 1 and 4
Conductor: Osmo Vänskä
BIS SACD 1996
Symphony No. 1 in E minor
Symphony No. 4 in A minor
This Grammy-winning album includes Sibelius' First Symphony, the work that confirmed the composer's status as a Finnish national hero, as well as the enigmatic, deeply emotional Fourth Symphony. The disc was recorded in May and June 2012 at Orchestra Hall by Swedish-based BIS Records. BIS Hybrid SACDs are playable on all standard CD players.