February 2015

February 2015

In the February issue of BBC Music Magazine...


Jean Sibelius
We celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Finnish composer with a look at ten of his greatest masterpieces


Emma Kirkby
James Naughtie meets the British soprano


Music and cities
Ivan Hewett looks at the way composers have portrayed urban life in their works


Einojuhani Rautavaara
Hilary Finch explores the life and extraordinary music of Finland's greatest living composer


BBC Music Magazine Awards
Choose your favourite recordings from our shortlist of the best discs of 2014



Plus: on your free cover CD...
Sibelius's Symphony No. 4 performed by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Andrew Manze


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On Sale Date: 
21st January 2015
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