Also asked, is Sibelius public domain?
Sibelius did not die until 1957, thus extending the copyright of his works in Europe to 2027. However, because some of his early works were published prior to 1923, they are in the public domain in the United States.
Additionally, when was Finlandia composed? 1899
Consequently, is Finlandia the national anthem of Finland?
The de facto national anthem of Finland is Maamme (Our Land), but it has never been officially recognised. There have been numerous suggestions that the Finlandia Hymn should become the national anthem . However, Maamme is already so widely recognised and used that it would be difficult to dislodge it.
What nationality was Sibelius?