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92Y Concerts on WNYC: From Russia

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Plays: 306

Prepare for 92Y’s Russian Evolutions series with music for strings by Stravinsky and Shostakovich, performed by the illustrious Borodin Quartet, plus some Tchaikovsky heard through a Canadian’s ears.

STRAVINSKY: Three Pieces for String Quartet
Borodin Quartet
Ruben Aharonian
, violin
Andrei Abramenkov, violin
Igor Naidin, viola
Vladimir Balshin, cello
Performance date: Sat, Apr 2, 2005

SHOSTAKOVICH: String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op. 73
Borodin Quartet
Performance date: Sat, Apr 2, 2005

HAMELIN: Etude No. 7 for Left Hand (arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s Lullaby)
Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Performance date: Wed, Mar 28, 2007

Original Broadcast Date: June 21, 2008