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The Thieving Magpie, a demonstration of the Rossini overture formula:
…another example, the overture to Semiramide:
… and a fine effort at recycling – the overture to the Barber of Seville plus the overture to Aureliano in Palmira and including the overture to Elisabetta, regina d’Inghilterra:
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