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Jean Sibelius

Jean Sibelius
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Short Name: Jean Sibelius
Full Name: Sibelius, Jean, 1865-1957
Birth Year: 1865
Death Year: 1957

Wikipedia Biography

Jean Sibelius (/sɪˈbeɪliəs, -ˈbeɪljəs/; ), born Johan Julius Christian Sibelius (8 December 1865 – 20 September 1957), was a Finnish composer and violinist of the late Romantic and early-modern periods. He is widely recognized as his country's greatest composer and, through his music, is often credited with having helped Finland to develop a national identity during its struggle for independence from Russia.

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