Alexander Borodin  (1833-1887)
Last updated: 26.01.21
According to The New Penguin Dictionary of Music, Alexander [Porphyrevich] Borodin was a Russian composer - also professor of chemistry, so could spare little time for music. Illegitimate son of a prince; pupil of Balakirev; one of the "nationalist" group of composers known as the "Mighty Handful". Works include an opera, 3 symphonies, symphonic poem, string quartets and songs.
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