Festouverture D major

by Armas Järnefelt

Festival overture

Juhla-alkusoitto Kansallisteatterin vihkiäisiin

for orchestra

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Armas Järnefelt

Festouverture D major

Fennica Gehrman


The 8- minute overture is a jubilant example of Järnefelt’s orchestral
writing, through which he introduced a new, Wagnerian voice into Finnish


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Works for Orchestra or Large Ensemble

Commisioned by / dedications

Composed for the official opening of the Finnish National Theatre on 9 April 1902

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