5/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Vanhal's adopting a new, overtly populist musical direction.
4/5 Donald Macleod discusses Vanhal's new career as an independent musician.
3/5 Vanhal secures an all-expenses paid trip to Italy but all was not as well as it seemed.
2/5 Tracing the young Vanhal's journey from common serf to the fashionable salons of Vienna.
1/5 Donald Macleod explores how Vanhal became one of the most celebrated musicians of his age.
5/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Bellini's early death at the age of 33.
4/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Bellini's friendship with Italian soprano Giuditta Pasta.
1/5 How a failed opera became successful by recycling music for I Capuleti e I Montecchi.
2/5 Donald Macleod on Bellini's rapid success in the opera world and a blossoming love affair.
1/5 Donald Macleod introduces some of Bellini's early works.