Sibelius: King Kristian II.-Suite Op. 27
for orchestra

The designation "suite" should not lead anyone astray: the drama "King Christian II" is a bloodthirsty story of Shakespearean dimensions which forms the basis of a densely wrought, highly expressive orchestral score it is one of Sibelius' many works that remain to be discovered in a number of countries throughout the world.

Table of contents
1. Nocturne (7')
2. Elegie (4'30")
3. Allegretto (2'30")
4. Serenade (4'30")
5. Ballade (5'30")