Concert by Philharmonia Britannica (conducted by Peter Fender) and the Colliers Wood Chorus.
Music reflecting historical revolutionary struggles. The fight of Count Egmont against the despotic Duke of Alba is captured in Beethoven's powerful overture 'Egmont', and the Russian revoloution of 1905 is powerfully encapsulated in Shostakovitch's masterful 11th Symphony. Plus revolutionary choruses, arias and songs from conflicts around the world.
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