- n Russian composer (1833-1887)
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- 'Rite' brings cheering SPAC audience to its feet
Alexander Borodin's Overture to "Prince Igor" was an innocuous beginning, followed by a fine performance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda. The pianist, Jonathan Biss, played with flair, choreographing his movements to fit the musical mood. The music, written in short sections because of the many dances in the ballet, varies from sublimely quiet and ethereal to ...
Aug. 22, 2013 - Albany Times Union
- Lawrence Dutton in Wall Street Journal
If people had known that we were going to have Stanislav Richter and the Borodin String Quartet one day, and an unknown Richard Goode and Jacqueline du PrÃ© two days later, they would have bought tickets for the one when they were going to see the... Charles Wadsworth http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Wadsworth&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGnJgu4MfcPxeOPghyreUuay8oiSw New York Times http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/17/arts/music/17shat.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFmaRHN9A4xwbXHHi12bqPHQHYDmw May 15, 2009
11810 16251 borodin And because the Borodin recordings had introduced Shostakovich's quartets in the West," notes Mr. Dutton, "the perception, for some time, was that they 'owned' them."