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Episode 3

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Wednesday 09 July 2008

Donald Macleod looks at the consequences of the arrival in St Petersburg of millionaire Mitrofan Belyayev, a man whose new business venture would lead to Rimsky-Korsakov becoming one of the most powerful and influential musicians in Russia.

Skazka (Legend)
BBC Philharmonic
Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

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Mariss Jansons (conductor)

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Vertavo String Quartet

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Geoffrey Tozer (piano)
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Dmitri Kitajenko (conductor).

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