Tapiola (literally, "Realm of Tapio"), Op. 112, is a tone poem by the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius, written in 1926 on a commission from Walter Damrosch for the New York Philharmonic Society. Tapiola portrays Tapio, the animating forest spirit mentioned throughout the Kalevala. It was premiered by Damrosch on 26 December 1926.

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Performances & Interviews


Upcoming BBC Events featuring Tapiola

BBC Philharmonic 2019-20 Season: Sibelius/Debussy/Tom Coult/Respighi
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/epd2rz
The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
2020-06-04T20:18:16
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