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Verdi: Requiem

45 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 24 July 2011

Live from the Royal College of Music, London

Matthew Rowe explores the richly dramatic music of Verdi's Requiem and considers the context of its composition, with recorded examples and live illustrations from members of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.


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