Alexander Borodin
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1833-11-12
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Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (Russian: Алекса́ндр Порфи́рьевич Бороди́н;, 12 November 1833 – 27 February 1887) was a Russian Romantic composer of Georgian origin, doctor and chemist. He was a member of the group of composers called The Five (or "The Mighty ...

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Biography

Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (Russian: Алекса́ндр Порфи́рьевич Бороди́н;, 12 November 1833 – 27 February 1887) was a Russian Romantic composer of Georgian origin, doctor and chemist. He was a member of the group of composers called The Five (or "The Mighty Handful"), who were dedicated to producing a specifically Russian kind of art music. He is best known for his symphonies, his two string quartets, In the Steppes of Central Asia and his opera Prince Igor. Music from Prince Igor and his string quartets was later adapted for the US musical Kismet.

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Alexander Borodin
Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
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Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
Alexander Borodin
Notturno (Andante) - from String Quartet No.2 in D
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Notturno (Andante) - from String Quartet No.2 in D Notturno (Andante) - from String Quartet No.2 in D Notturno (Andante) - from String Quartet No.2 in D Notturno (Andante) - from String Quartet No.2 in D
Alexander Borodin
Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro)
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Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro) Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro) Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro) Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro)
Alexander Borodin
In the steppes of central Asia (V sredney Azii) - symphonic poem
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In the steppes of central Asia (V sredney Azii) - symphonic poem In the steppes of central Asia (V sredney Azii) - symphonic poem In the steppes of central Asia (V sredney Azii) - symphonic poem In the steppes of central Asia (V sredney Azii) - symphonic poem
Alexander Borodin
Overture 'Prince Igor'
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Overture 'Prince Igor' Overture 'Prince Igor' Overture 'Prince Igor' Overture 'Prince Igor'
Margaret Fingerhut
Scherzo for piano in A flat major
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Scherzo for piano in A flat major Scherzo for piano in A flat major Scherzo for piano in A flat major Scherzo for piano in A flat major
Alexander Borodin
Nocturne for violin and orchestra, No.2, 3rd mvt.
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Nocturne for violin and orchestra, No.2, 3rd mvt. Nocturne for violin and orchestra, No.2, 3rd mvt. Nocturne for violin and orchestra, No.2, 3rd mvt. Nocturne for violin and orchestra, No.2, 3rd mvt.
Raphael Wallfisch
String Sextet
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String Sextet String Sextet String Sextet String Sextet
Alexander Borodin
In The Steppes Of Central Asia
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In The Steppes Of Central Asia In The Steppes Of Central Asia In The Steppes Of Central Asia In The Steppes Of Central Asia
Alexander Borodin
Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro)
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Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 2nd movement; Scherzo (Allegro)
Andrey Baranov
Quintet In C Minor For Piano And Strings (II. Scherzo)
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Quintet In C Minor For Piano And Strings (II. Scherzo) Quintet In C Minor For Piano And Strings (II. Scherzo) Quintet In C Minor For Piano And Strings (II. Scherzo) Quintet In C Minor For Piano And Strings (II. Scherzo)
Alexander Borodin
Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib]
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Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib] Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib] Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib] Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib]
Alexander Borodin
String Quartet no. 2 ‘Notturno’
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String Quartet no. 2 ‘Notturno’ String Quartet no. 2 ‘Notturno’ String Quartet no. 2 ‘Notturno’ String Quartet no. 2 ‘Notturno’
Alexander Borodin
Prince Igor: Act III 'Polovtsian March'
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Prince Igor: Act III 'Polovtsian March' Prince Igor: Act III 'Polovtsian March' Prince Igor: Act III 'Polovtsian March' Prince Igor: Act III 'Polovtsian March'

Prince Igor: Act III 'Polovtsian March'

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Choir
The Choir of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre
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The Orchestra of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre
Alexander Borodin
Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
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Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet no. 2 in D major for strings: 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
Alexander Borodin
In the steppes of central Asia [V sredney Azii] for orchestra
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In the steppes of central Asia [V sredney Azii] for orchestra In the steppes of central Asia [V sredney Azii] for orchestra In the steppes of central Asia [V sredney Azii] for orchestra In the steppes of central Asia [V sredney Azii] for orchestra
Alexander Borodin
Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
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Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
Alexander Borodin
Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
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Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd movement; Nocturne (Andante)
Alexander Borodin
Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra
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Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra
Alexander Borodin
Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib]
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Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib] Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib] Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib] Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib]
Alexander Borodin
Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd mvt; Nocturne (Andante)
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Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd mvt; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd mvt; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd mvt; Nocturne (Andante) Quartet for strings no. 2 in D major, 3rd mvt; Nocturne (Andante)
Alexander Borodin
Quartet for strings no. 2 (Op.22) in F major, 1st mvt; Adagio - moderato
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Quartet for strings no. 2 (Op.22) in F major, 1st mvt; Adagio - moderato Quartet for strings no. 2 (Op.22) in F major, 1st mvt; Adagio - moderato Quartet for strings no. 2 (Op.22) in F major, 1st mvt; Adagio - moderato Quartet for strings no. 2 (Op.22) in F major, 1st mvt; Adagio - moderato
Alexander Borodin
String Quartet No.2 in D major, 3rd mvt, Notturno
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String Quartet No.2 in D major, 3rd mvt, Notturno String Quartet No.2 in D major, 3rd mvt, Notturno String Quartet No.2 in D major, 3rd mvt, Notturno String Quartet No.2 in D major, 3rd mvt, Notturno
Alexander Borodin
Polovtsian Dances
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Polovtsian Dances Polovtsian Dances Polovtsian Dances Polovtsian Dances
Alexander Borodin
Polovtsian Dance
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Polovtsian Dance Polovtsian Dance Polovtsian Dance Polovtsian Dance
Alexander Borodin
Overture to Prince Igor
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Overture to Prince Igor Overture to Prince Igor Overture to Prince Igor Overture to Prince Igor
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Biography

Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (Russian: Алекса́ндр Порфи́рьевич Бороди́н;, 12 November 1833 – 27 February 1887) was a Russian Romantic composer of Georgian origin, doctor and chemist. He was a member of the group of composers called The Five (or "The Mighty Handful"), who were dedicated to producing a specifically Russian kind of art music. He is best known for his symphonies, his two string quartets, In the Steppes of Central Asia and his opera Prince Igor. Music from Prince Igor and his string quartets was later adapted for the US musical Kismet.

He was a notable advocate of women's rights and a proponent of education in Russia and was a founder of the School of Medicine for Women in St. Petersburg.

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