Bulletin 2015

SibeliusSibelius’ collected works on his 150th birthday
2015 marks not only Jean Sibelius’ birth anniversary, but also the halfway point in a groundbreaking National Library project to publish more than 50 individual volumes of the great composer’s oeuvre. By Timo Virtanen
Etsali_luonnonvalo_KW“A wonderful gift to the nation.”
As the immense renovation of the historic National Library of Finland building edges towards completion, the project’s conservation specialists reveal its challenges, surprises and significance. By Suvi Kingsley