Definition of Sibelius, Jean in English:

Sibelius, Jean

proper noun

  • (1865–1957), Finnish composer; born Johan Julius Christian Sibelius. His affinity with his country's landscape and legends, especially the epic Kalevala, is expressed in a series of tone poems including The Swan of Tuonela (1893), Finlandia (1899), and Tapiola (1925).

Pronunciation

Sibelius, Jean

/sɪˈbeɪlɪəs/