Jean Sibelius Works (JSW)

The complete critical edition of Jean Sibelius´s oeuvre.

Goal and tasks

Work on the complete critical edition Jean Sibelius Works/Werke began in 1996. The project aims to publish Sibelius's oeuvre in its entirety, 60 volumes. The edition is based on a thorough study of all surviving sources. It is intended both for scholarly use and performance.

Project setters

Breitkopf & Härtel
National Library
Sibelius Society of Finland



Project status

In progress


The Finnish Ministry of Education, The Ella and Georg Ehrnrooth Foundation, Konstsamfundet, Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation, Niilo Helanderin säätiö, The Finnish Cultural Foundation, The Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland, The legal successors of Jean Sibelius


Sibelius Society of Finland, Breitkopf & Härtel