Every issue of the Newsletter contains a selection of shorter news items, a listing of new record releases (sometimes with reviews) and a details of a selection of forthcoming concerts around the UK featuring Sibelius’s music. In addition the Newsletter is a rich source of thought-provoking articles.

Newsletter 76 (January 2015)

News and Views
Details of 2015 celebration concerts in London organised and supported by the society

Original Sibelius
A review  by Edward Clark of the International Sibelius Festival held at Lahti in September 2014

Sibelius and Bruckner
An article by Peter Frankland comparing and contrasting the styles of these two composers

The Piano Music
An article by Rudi Eastwood who plays in one of the society's free concerts in London on Sunday the 26th July

Arthur Butterworth
A tribute by Edward Clark to the recently deceased English composer who adored Sibelius

A memoir of the famous Finnish conductor, Tauno Hannikainen by Arthur Butterworth, shortly before he died

2014 London Proms
Sibelius reviewed by Edward Clark

Thoughts on Sibelius's violin music by the virtuoso Fenella Humphreys before her London Recital supported by the society

The Backman Trio
A review of its recent CD issue of music by Sibelius and others

An article by David Bunney on this famous work

The modernity of Sibelius
A reminder by Edward Clark, if needed, of Sibelius's contribution to the development of 20th century music

Sibelius and his Violin Concerto
Various talks on the net from Buffalo, NY State before a concert performance