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Sibelius's Lost Eighth Revealed?

20 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 17 July 2012

Writer and broadcaster Peggy Reynolds visits Finland for an exclusive performance and discussion of remarkable fragments, discovered last year, of what may be Sibelius's infamous lost Eighth Symphony.

Featuring performances by the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by John Storgards, and discussion with Sir Mark Elder, Tom Service, Finnish Sibelius scholars Vesa Siren and Timo Virtanen, and historian Tuomas Tepora.

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Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes


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