String Quartet No.2 in D major (3) Alexander Borodin
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Winter music: the best pieces inspired by the coldest season
Puccini’s famous opera has been a hit with audiences since its first performances in the 1890s. The love story of the ill-fated poet Rodolfo and seamstress Mimì comes to its dramatic end in a snow-covered Paris. Picture: ROH, 2012/Mike Hoban.