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Classical or Romantic?

6/8 Schubert's home town was also the adopted home of Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven. Donald Macleod explores how living in the shadow of these Viennese masters affected Schubert's life and music.

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Thu 29 Mar 2012 12:00

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