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Nikolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)
Monday 7 July 2008 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)
Repeated: Monday 7 July 2008 20:45-21:45 (Radio 3)
Donald Macleod explores Rimsky-Korsakov's early years. As a teenager, the composer was nicknamed 'beautiful child' by his colleagues in the loose collective of composers known as 'The Mighty Handful' and was seen by many of them as the brightest hope for the future of Russian music.
Rimsky-Korsakov: Song of the Grain (from The Snow Maiden)