Generally I catch classical music when it is played on NPR Evening Music. But for years now I cannot help but notice the obsession with Sibelius music on NPR! Why is that? Can someone enlighten me?
- Is it a..
- copyright issue - like the Beatles - Michael Jackson owns the rights to all composers other than Sibelius.
- He is modern, yet Ye Olde Time - unlike say Shoenberg, Sibelius sounds classical - but then why not just play someone older
- The Finland lobby