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Here's our track-by-track guide to the London Symphony Orchestra's soundtrack to the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Based on Shakespeare's The Tempest and featuring Professor Stephen Hawking, Sir Ian McKellen and blind soprano Denise Leigh.
The centrepiece of the show is Ian Dury's controversial disability anthem Spasticus Autisticus, accompanying a recreation of the Large Hadron Collider, and a huge replica of the statue of a pregnant Alison Lapper (which was previously on display in Trafalgar Square). The LSO step down for a moment, and let dance duo Orbital take care of the music.
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