Borodin: Requiem & other works

Prodigiously talented a composer as he may have been, Alexander Borodin's primary interest was in chemistry, and a good deal of his music ended up needing to be 'finished' by his colleagues and successors. Taking us from the miniature Requiem (a musical joke) to the Steppes of Russia, here Stokowski, Glazunov and Rimsky-Korsakov have done the honours.

SIGCD2094  77 minutes 20 seconds