The Force of Destiny - Overture

La Forza del Destino is an Italian opera by Giuseppe Verdi, with libretto by Franceso Maria Piave, based on Don Alvaro o la Fuerza del Sino, a Spanish drama by Ángel de Saavedra (which in turn borrows a scene from a work by Schiller). La Forza del Destino, which literally means the 'power of faith' -and it is usually translated as The Force of Destiny, was written in 1861 and premiered the following year. An important revision was made to the score in 1869, and in this version, the opera became a ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

  Song Title Performer License Download HD
La forza del Destino - Overture
La forza del Destino - Overture
Composer Form Instrument Period
Giuseppe Verdi Overture Orchestra Romantic

Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi was an Italian Romantic composer, mainly of opera. He was one of the most influential composers of the ...
Quality of recording:
Quality of playing: