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Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

This week Exploring Music looks at prominent composers; Balakirev, Mussorgsky, Cui, Borodin, and Rimsky-Korsakov who worked to form the Russian National School of Composer

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March 6 to March 10
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Five prominent composers; Balakirev, Mussorgsky, Cui, Borodin, and Rimsky-Korsakov all worked to help form the Russian National School of Composers, which later was named The New Russian School. These five composers, led by Mily Balakirev, all lived in Saint Petersburg and collaborated from 1856 to 1870. Throughout these programs Bill will research each of these composers and demonstrate some of their most prominent works.

Exploring Music



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