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Episode 3

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Verdi 200: Katie Derham celebrates the bicentenary of Verdi's birth with a riproaring curtain-raiser and a performance of his string quartet (string orchestra arrangement) from La Scala conducted by Daniel Barenboim

Verdi: La forza del destino (Overture)
BBC Philharmonic
Ginandrea Noseda (conductor)

2.10pm
Verdi: Les vêpres siciliennes (Ballet of the Four Seasons)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
David Parry (conductor)

2.40pm
Rossini: Giovanna d'Arco [Péchés de vieillesse, bk.11]
Clara Mouriz (soprano)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Gourlay (conductor)

3pm
Verdi: String Quartet in E minor, arr. for string orchestra
La Scala Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim (conductor).

Release date:

1 hour, 30 minutes

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Wed 9 Oct 2013 14:00