Variations on a Rococo Theme Opus 33 Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
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The 16 greatest conductors of all time
Many conductors today still consider Toscanini the greatest Verdian of them all. Not surprising, really, seeing as he actually began his musical life playing under Verdi himself. Toscanini also gave the première performances of 'La bohème' and 'Turandot', so he's basically a legend.