Behind the Czar

Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmilla

Tchaikovosky: Serenade melancolique and Valse-Scherzo (Adam Millstein, violin)

Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kije

Borodin: Polovstian Dances from “Prince Igor” November focuses on Russian politics with a visit from Prince Igor and the politically satirical Lieutenant Kije. Coupled with them is a charming selection of Tchaikovosky’s violin favorites.