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According to folklore, if it's rainy on St Swithin's Day, it'll rain every day for the following 40 days. At Classic FM we're a pretty optimistic bunch, but if you're unlucky enough to be caught in a shower on 15 July, allow us to recommend a suitably stormy soundtrack for your summer...
In this instrumental scene at the beginning of Act IV of Berlioz's opera, Didon and Enée are separated from the rest of the hunting party as a storm breaks. What better excuse for the two lovers to take shelter in a cave together?
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