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Title Classical Destinations: Tuscany, Verdi And Puccini - Ep 11 of 13 / Director: Beveridge, Peter
Published Australia : SBS ONE, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (25 min. 8 sec.) ; 151425436 bytes
Summary Classical Destinations explores Europe's most spectacular cities and landscapes while revelling in the great classical music composed within them. This program explores the lives of the master musicians, the cities they lived in, and how their work reflects the very same surroundings familiar to us today. Presented and narrated by British actor and music expert Simon Callow. Part eleven of Classical Destinations looks at Tuscany, which is more then just a beautiful region of Italy, Tuscany also produced two of the greatest operatic composers. Classical Destinations visits the towns that shaped their lives: Lucca, Pisa and Milan. There is also a tour of the Puccini Villa in the spectacular Torre del Lago. (From Australia, in English) (Part 11)
Event Broadcast 2009-12-04 at 16:00:00
Notes Classification: G
Subject Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Composers.
Music -- Social aspects.
Operas.
Italy -- Tuscany.
Form Streaming video
Author Beveridge, Peter, director
Callow, Simon, host