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A Dante Sequence
Works inspired by Dante's journey into the underworld in The Divine Comedy, including translations of Dante by Elizabeth Barrett
Browning and Benedict Flynn , poems by Auden, Beckett and Eliot, and music by Liszt, Messiaen and Salvatore Sciarrino.
For details of the music and verse heard in this programme, visit music


Elizabeth Barrett
Benedict Flynn
Salvatore Sciarrino.

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