Index May 2023 The Newstart OnLine Journal 00:16:03 Item 12
Tchaikovsky - 1812 OVERTURE (full with Cannons, Fireworks and Bell Tower)
00:00 Intro 12:30 Cannons start to play 13:31 God Save the Tsar (churchbell & goosebumps)
The Year 1812 Solemn Overture, Op. 49, popularly known as the 1812 Overture, is a concert overture in E♭ major written in 1880 by Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky to commemorate the successful Russian defense against Napoleon's invading Grande Armée in 1812.