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Which literary work has inspired more music than any other? Catherine Bott has the answer.
Tonight Catherine Bott takes a look at the extraordinary 16th century poem Orlando Furioso which remarkably has inspired more than 100 operas.
So just what is it about Ariosto's epic poem that has inspired more music than any other literary work?