|Uniform title||Symphonies, no. 1, op. 39, E minor|
|Musical presentation statement||In full score.|
||Andante, ma non troppo-Allegro energico -- Andanta (ma non troppo lento) -- Scherzo. Allegro -- Finale. (Quasi una Fantasia) Andante -- Allegretto -- Tempo Andante, ma rubato -- Vivacissimo -- Finale. Allegro moderato.
||"Finland's greatest composer and a major figure in the development of Scandinavian music, Jean Sibelius (1865-1957) is revered in Western music for his mastery of symphonic forms and orchestral scoring. Sibelius' first two symphonies remain among his most accessible and popular. These two masterly works are reprinted here from the definitive full-score editions published by Breitkopf & Hartel of Leipzig"--Publisher Description (unedited publisher data).
|General note||Reprint of volumes originally published by Breitkopf & Härtel, Leipzig.|