KASS Music Gem of the Day: Polovtsian Dances

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Submitted by Lindsay Perigo on Mon, 2009-08-10 07:22

The boys and girls of the Berlin Philharmonic and their conductor, Seiji Ozawa, have a lot of fun with this.

Unfortunately the dances, from Borodin's opera Prince Igor, which include the melody on which Stranger in Paradise was based, are two minutes too long to squeeze onto a single YouTube clip:

Here are the Kirov Opera and Ballet with part of the actual show: