Jean Sibelius was a celebrated Finnish violinist and composer of the early-modern and late Romantic period. Sibelius is widely regarded as Finland’s greatest composers of all time. The core of his compositions is his set of seven symphonies and is till date recorded and performed in his country and other parts of the world. Some of his notable compositions include, ‘Violin Concerto’, ‘Kullervo’, ‘Finlandia’, ‘21 publications of coral music’ and ‘Valse Triste’ amongst various others. We have created a corpus of some inciting, famous and popular quotes and sayings by the illustrious composer which has been gathered from his music, notes, thoughts, writings, works and life. Let us browse through the most-sought after compilation of quotable quotes and thoughts by Jean Sibelius.
If I could express the same thing with words as with music, I would, of course, use a verbal expression. Music is something autonomous and much richer. Music begins where the possibilities of language end. That is why I write music.
Music begins where the possibilities of language end.