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England's musical heritage is rich and diverse, so we've picked the most English of English music to celebrate St George's Day on 23 April.
Combining two of our English musical greats, Britten's The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra uses a theme from Purcell’s Abdelazar, written in 1695. So if you're wondering why the rousing tune sounds familiar, it could well be down to its distinctly Baroque flavour.
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