Jean Sibelius - Compositions for Piano
Enjoy a variety of Jean Sibelius's piano pieces, from beloved favorites to hidden gems, seventeen in all.
Finland-born Heidi Saario began her professional studies at the Helsinki Conservatory and graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree. Upon moving to Toronto in 2002, she studied with Leslie Kinton at the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music, receiving a Masters Degree in Performance and Pedagogy. Heidi is the recipient of numerous awards and scholarships including the Women's Art Association of Canada - Barbara Wilkes Scholarship and Hilda Dorothy Borman Scholarship. Heidi's most recent focus has been on Finnish music, especially Jean Sibelius's piano compositions. Jean Sibelius - Compositions for Piano, her first CD, was recorded at the CBC studios in Toronto on Glenn Gould's piano.