My relationship with Sibelius, part three 3: Matthew Barley


On our series "My relationship with Sibelius", the own and visiting teachers reveal details about their relationship with Jean Sibelius. On the third part of this series, cellist and improvisation master Matthew Barley tells about his favourite Sibelius pieces. Barley gave a master class and a concert at the Sibelius Academy in January 2015. What is it that appeals to him in the Finnish national composer's music?