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Khovanshchina on the BBC

August 10, 2017

The Argumentative Old Git alerts us that, for the next 26 days, we can listen to a recent performance of Modest Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina (Хованщина, written 1872-81, premiered in 1886, after the composer’s death) on the BBC website. He saw it live and calls it “as memorable an operatic evening as I think I have ever experienced.”

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