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Composer: Shebalin, Vissarion (1902-1963)

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Year of birth1902
Year of death1963
NationalityRussia
Period20th century
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A recital of songs rarely heard outside Russia, and some Rachmaninov

A concert of songs by obscure Russian and Soviet composers, given as part of a conference in the University of Durham’s music department had the potential to be a somewhat dry and academic affair, but this was not the case in this evening’s spirited performance by the Ukrainian soprano Natalia Kompaniyets, and pianist Patrick Zuk.
***11
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