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Rossini William Tell Overture Final

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William Tell Overture Finale

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William Tell ouverture (Allegro)

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Guillaume Tell (English: William Tell, Italian: Guglielmo Tell) is a French opera in four acts by Gioachino Rossini to a libretto by Étienne de Jouy and Hippolyte Bis. Based on Friedrich Schiller's play William Tell, which drew on the William Tell legend, the opera was Rossini's last, although he lived for nearly forty more years. Fabio Luisi said that Rossini planned for William Tell to be his last opera even as he composed it. The overture, in four sections and featuring a depiction of a storm as well as a vivacious finale, the "March of the Swiss Soldiers," is often played.

Original Name Guillaume Tell
Librettist Étienne de Jouy and Hippolyte Bis (Based on Friedrich Schiller's play William Tell)
Date of composition 1829 (1824-1829)
Premiered 1829, August 3rd in Paris, France
Type Opera
Approx. duration 250 minutes
Spoken language French
Instruments Voice (Baritone) - Guillaume Tell
Voice (Mezzo-Soprano) - Hedwige, épouse de Guillaume Tell (Guillaume Tell's wife)
Voice (Soprano) - Jemmy, Fils de Guillaume Tell (Guillaume Tell's son)
Voice (Soprano) - Mathilde, sœur de Gesler (Gesler's sister and a Habsburg princess
Voice (Tenor) - Arnold Melchtal, prétendant de Mathilde
Voice (Bass) - Melchtal, père d'Arnold (Arnold's father)
Voice (Bass) - Gesler, gouverneur (the Austrian Governor of the cantons of Uri and Schwyz)
Voice (Bass) - Walter Furst
Voice (Tenor) - Ruodi, un pêcheur (a fisherman)
Voice (Bass) - Leuthold, un berger (a shepherd)
Voice (Tenor) - Rodolphe, capitaine dans la garde de Gesler (Captain of Gesler's guard)
Voice (Baritone) - Un chasseur (A hunter)
Chorus/Choir - Peasants, shepherds, knights, pages, ladies, soldiers, bridal couples
Orchestra
Arrangements Charles Gounod: La chanson de Roland
Franz Liszt: Ouverture de l'opéra Guillaume Tell de Gioachino Rossini, S. 552
Franz Liszt: Caritas (nach Rossini), S. 552a
In listings Famous Works
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Autotranslations beta Gioachino Rossini: William Tell
Gioachino Rossini: William Tell
Gioachino Rossini: William Tell

Rossini William Tell Overture Final

The Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra 100th Anniversary Special Concert Myung-Whun Chung May 2, 2012/ Suntory Hall

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William Tell Overture Finale

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Edo de Waart, performs the thrilling finale to Rossini's William Tell Overture. Nothing compares to the thrill of live performance-join us in the hall for world-class playing and unforgettable melodies! Tickets, season schedule and more at www.mso.org (Video by Todd Dacquisto.)

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William Tell ouverture (Allegro)

William Tell Ouverture (Allegro) dir. Roberto Salvalaio Zibo TV - China diretta televisiva del 28 dicembre 2009

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William Tell Overture Final

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Rossini - William Tell Overture: Finale

✖ All music and images copyrights belong to original artists and distributors. The William Tell Overture is the overture to the opera William Tell (original French title Guillaume Tell), whose music was composed by Gioachino Rossini. William Tell premiered in 1829 and was the last of Rossini's 39 operas, after which he went into semi-retirement, although he continued to compose cantatas, sacred music and secular vocal music. The overture is in four parts, each following without pause. There has been repeated use (and sometimes parody) of parts of this overture in both classical music and popular media, most famously as the theme music for The Lone Ranger in radio, television and film. It was also used as the theme music for the British television series The Adventures of William Tell. Franz Liszt prepared a piano transcription of the overture in 1838 (S.552) which became a staple of his concert repertoire. There are also transcriptions by other composers, including versions by Louis Gottschalk for two and four pianos and a duet for piano and violin.

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