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Borodin Quartet, Vol. 1 [Vinyl]


Release Date: 04/29/2014 
Label:  Melodiya   Catalog #: MELLP0027  
Composer:  Alexander Borodin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Borodin String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A classic recording of a Russian chamber masterpiece by the composer's namesake quartet. Alexander Borodin was one of the “Moguchaya Kuchka”, the “Mighty Five” or the “Mighty Little Heap” of Russian composers who, meeting in St. Petersburg in the 1850's-1860's, set out to establish a nationalist school of art music. A classic recording of a Russian chamber masterpiece by the composer's namesake quartet. Alexander Borodin was one of the “Moguchaya Kuchka”, the “Mighty Five” or the “Mighty Little Heap” of Russian composers who, meeting in St. Petersburg in the 1850's-1860's, set out to establish a nationalist school of art music. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in A major by Alexander Borodin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Borodin String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1879; Russia 

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