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Donald Macleod explores the life and work of Venetian composer Tomas Albinoni.

He considers Albinoni's important role in the development of the concerto form; his Opus 2 collection was the first by any Italian composer to make a serious impact north of the Alps. Bach himself took the trouble to copy the second concerto by hand.

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Wed 9 Dec 2009 22:00

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