The Part-Time Connection
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Charles Ives worked most of his life as an insurance company executive. Alexander Borodin was a highly-respected chemist. And Henry VIII—well, you know all about him—or do you? Because, like the others, he was a part-time composer.
In the next hour, you’ll hear you’ll hear how each of them (and several others) managed to turn out some pretty impressive music in their spare time.