Riccardo Chailly conducts the National Philharmonic Orchestra for this recording of Rossini's 9 Overtures.
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|National Philharmonic Orchestra|
Gioacchino Rossini (1792-1868)
- Il barbiere di Siviglia
- Il Signor Bruschino
- Il Viaggio a Reims
- La Scala di seta
- La Gazza ladra
- Il Turco in Italia
- L'Italiana in Algeri
- Guglielmo Tell
Recorded: June 4 [Semiramide] & September 10-11 [Barbiere] 1984, Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London January 9-11 1981, Kingsway Hall, London [Others]