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Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Capriccio Espagnol, Russian Easter Overture


Release Date: 10/17/1995 
Label:  Emi Seraphim Catalog #: 69030   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Andrew LittonLeonard SlatkinErich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraConcert Arts Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Three of the late 19th century Russian composer's best known works, headlined by his most famous symphonic creation, Scheherazade. Three of the late 19th century Russian composer's best known works, headlined by his most famous symphonic creation, Scheherazade. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Scheherazade, Op. 35 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Andrew Litton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Notes: This performance was formerly available on Virgin Classics Virgo 59658. 
2.
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
3.
Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concert Arts Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/1958 
Venue:  Stage 7 Goldwyn Studios, Hollywood 
Length: 13 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: This performance is also available on EMI Classics 65205. 

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