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The Best Of Rimsky-korsakov


Release Date: 06/22/1999 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556674   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  David NolanWolf HardenTakako Nishizaki
Conductor:  Keith ClarkEnrique BátizAnthony BramallAndrei Anikhanov,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra BratislavaPhilharmonia OrchestraSt. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
2. Scheherazade, Op. 35: 3rd movement, The young prince and princess by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  David Nolan (Violin)
Conductor:  Enrique Bátiz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
3. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
4. Symphony no 2, Op. 9 "Antar": Allegretto-Adagio by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Andrei Anikhanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1875; Russia 
5. Snow Maiden: Suite - Dance of the Tumblers by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Donald Johanos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880/1895; Russia 
6. Sadko: no 4, Song of the Indian Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Wolf Harden (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
7. Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Anthony Bramall
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
8. Mlada: Suite - Cortège by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Donald Johanos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
9. Scheherazade, Op. 35: 4th movement, Festival at Baghdad - The Sea - Shipwreck by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  David Nolan (Violin)
Conductor:  Enrique Bátiz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 

Sound Samples

Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: Alborada: Vivo e strepitoso
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: Variazioni: Andante con moto
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: Alborada: Vivo e strepitoso
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: Scena e canto gitano: Allegretto
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: Fandango asturiano
Scheherazade, Op. 35: The Young Prince and the Young Princess
Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumble-Bee
Symphony No. 2, Op. 9, "Antar": Symphony No. 2, Op. 9: Allegretto - Adagio
The Snow Maiden Suite: Dance of the Tumblers
Sadko (arr. F. Kreisler): Hindu Song
Russian Easter Festival, Op. 36: Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36
Mlada: Cortege
Scheherazade, Op. 35: Festival at Baghdad - The Sea

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