Maestro, a musical journey through Venice Part 4 Verdi and Venetian theatre

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Fourth program in a series of five on the history of music in Venice. This program covers the 19th century and includes the rise of Rossini, the triumphant premieres at La Fenice Theatre, the overthrow of the Austrian occupation as Verdi became a folk hero, and the death of Wagner in Venice.
Swann, Christopher; Sutcliffe, Tony; Robinson, Jillian; Landon, H. C. Robbins 1926 (Howard Chandler Robbins); Norwich, John Julius 1929; Jayston, Michael 1936; Shanks, Rosalind; Ciacca, Mauritzio Deni; Rossini, Gioacchino 1792-1868; Verdi, Giuseppe 1813-1901
Orchestra Festival Musica 900 A Trenta; Robclif (Firm); SEPT (Television station : France); Channel Four (Great Britain); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
European Culture; Italian Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Music; Performing Arts; Music Italy Venice 19th century History and criticism
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53 minutes; color


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Host, John Julius Norwich ; readings by Michael Jayston, Rosalind Shanks ; Orchestra Festival Musica 900 A Trenta ; director, Mauritzio Deni Ciacca.
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Filename: lms-090120; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1691; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/970; OCLC: ocm34299946; Catalog Key: alephsys002941899; Catalog Key: FFH 4075

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