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The Sibelius Experience

on BBC Radio 3

Of Heaven's Door and Migrating Swans. A radio fantasy which tells the story of Jean Sibellus 's struggle with the composition of his Symphony No 5. The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and their chief conductor Osmo Vanska perform parts of both the original and final versions of the symphony, providing fascinating insights into the composer's mind at work. With Tom Fleming as Sibelius and narration by Geoffrey Baskerville.
GUIDE: to accompany the series, a special guide is available for £3.00 including postage and packing. Phone [number removed]to order a copy
Final programme tomorrow 1.15pm


Jean Sibellus
Osmo Vanska
Tom Fleming
Geoffrey Baskerville

BBC Radio 3

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Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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