Tag Archives: Jean Sibelius

Happy Birthday Jean Sibelius

Jean Sibelius, Finland’s greatest composer, was born on December 8, 1865.  He began taking piano lessons at age nine, but it was the violin that became his favorite instrument. He became a very good player, but as composing quickly became … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: December 8, 2017

December 8th is National Brownie Day Official Lost & Found Day * Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day * __________________________________________________ MORE! Richard Carlile, Jean Ritchie and Bill Bryson, click

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ON THIS DAY: December 8, 2016

December 8th is National Brownie Day   Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day * ______________________________________________________________ MORE!  Jean Sibelius, Graham Nash and Jenny Shipley, click

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