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Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762)

Donald Macleod surveys the life and music of Francesco Geminiani, now largely forgotten, but in his time considered almost a musical god, deemed to be the equal of Handel and Corelli

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Episode 5

5/5 Donald Macleod focuses on the last part of Geminiani's life, and the manuals he published.

Fri 25 Feb 2011 22:00 BBC Radio 3

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