Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)

Born October 10, 1813 in Le Roncole, Parma. Died January 27 1901 in Milan.

La forza del destino Overture

Composed 1861-1862, revised 1869.

First Performance: (Opera) November 10, 1862, Bolshoi Kamenny Theatre, St. Petersburg, this overture February 20, 1869 at La Scala, Milan.

Instrumentation: piccolo, flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, More >