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Rossini – William Tell Overture

Video-masterclass with: Michael Cox – Principal BBC Symphony Orchestra

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Rossini - William Tell Overture - Flute Excerpt

by Uppsala Chamber Orchestra | Swedish Society

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  • Rossini, Overture from William Tell

Date Composed:

  • 1824-1829

First Performed:

  • August 3rd 1829, Salle Le Peletier. Performed by the Paris Opéra.


(Sections of the Overture)
  • Prelude, Dawn
  • Storm
  • Ranz des Vaches
  • Finale

Excerpts on principal chairs from:

  • Bars 181 – 226.

Video lesson by:

  • Michael Cox

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