The article
Conformal field theory in four and six dimensions,
in
Ulrike Tillmann (ed.),
Topology, Geometry and Quantum Field Theory,
Cambridge University Press (2002)
disucsses in a simplified setup the compactification of the 6d (2,0)-superconformal QFT on a Riemann surface to 4-dimensional (super) Yang-Mills theory, and how this geometrically explains the S-duality/electric-magnetic duality of this theory.
For related references see at N=2 D=4 super-Yang-Mills theory – References – Construction from 5-branes
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