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Rimsky-korsakov: Scheherazade, Capriccio, Etc

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. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

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. 
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
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. 

Sound Samples

Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite, Op. 35: The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite, Op. 35: The Story of the Kalender Prince
Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite, Op. 35: The Young Prince and the Young Princess
Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite, Op. 35: Festival at Baghdad - The Sea - The Ship goes to pieces on a Rock surmounted by a Bronze Warrior
Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36
Capriccio Espagnol, Op. 34

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