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Alexander Borodin was a brilliant composer for the voice - yet his bewitching, tuneful collection of sixteen solo songs is little known. In today's episode Donald Macleod introduces a performance of Borodin's complete songbook, preceded by a performance of perhaps his most famous orchestral showpiece - the evocative "In The Steppes Of Central Asia".

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Tue 26 Jan 2010 22:00

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