Stephen Johnson explores Tchaikovsky's symphonic poem Francesca da Rimini.
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Francesca da Rimini - symphonic fantasia after Dante Op.32
Conductor: Bernard HAITINK
Performer: AMSTERDAM CONCERTGEBOUW ORCHESTRA - Main Artist
Symphony no. 4 in F minor Op.36
Conductor: Mikhail PLETNEV (1957)
Performer: Russian National Orchestra
Symphony no. 5 in E minor Op.64
Conductor: Yan Pascal TORTELIER
Performer: BBC Philharmonic
Symphony no. 7 in D minor Op.70
Conductor: Andrew DAVIS
Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra
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