Gioachino Rossini 2: The Story of William Tell
Published February 11, 2017
|
6 min
    Download
    Add to queue
    Copy URL
    Show notes
    The William Tell Overture was written to open an opera by Gioachino Rossini. The opera is based on a legend about the Swiss hero William Tell. According to the legend, William Tell was an expert with a bow and arrow who shot an apple off his son's head. You can hear the political turmoil in William Tell's Switzerland in Rossini's music.
      15
      15
        0:00:00 / 0:00:00