Rossini’s William Tell Overture
The Orchestra Now, conducted by Leon Botstein, performs Rossini‘s William Tell Overture in a livestreamed concert from the Fisher Center at Bard on February 5, 2022.
Born: 2/29/1792 in Pesaro, Italy
Died: 11/13/1868 at age 76 in Paris
Written: 1829, at age 37
Premiered: 8/3/1829 at the Paris Opera; François-Antoine Habeneck, conductor