SATURDAY, November 14, 2020 – 5:39 AM
Overture to The Barber of Seville, age 24
- flute, piccolo, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
- 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones
- timpani, snare drum
I don’t know anything about this conductor, but I love what he does with this piece.
A very famous piece of music.
This is one of the two most famous of Rossini’s operas, the other being William Tell, and the whole world knows this overture. It has been hugely popular for over 200 years.