The Evolution Of Theatre Music - Precursors Of Opera

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Lucie Skeaping looks back at the early secular and sacred theatre works - some of the earliest precursors of Opera, from Ancient Greek reconstructions to Hildegard of Bingen and the 12th century Play of Daniel, a complete performance of which you can hear in tomorrow's Early Music Show.