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Verdi's Orchestral Writing, Tchaikovsky's Manfred Symphony

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Ian Skelly hosts a talk on Verdi's orchestral writing and Tchaikovsky's Manfred Symphony. Among his guests is the critic, writer and Oxford Univeristy Professor of English Literature Jonathan Bate and violinist Claire Holden, who recently performed in a production of Verdi's Falstaff with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.

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Thu 5 Sep 2013 19:55

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