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Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade; Borodin / Yuasa, Beecham


Release Date: 07/08/2008 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 28280  
Composer:  Nikolai Rimsky-KorsakovAlexander BorodinAram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Takuo YuasaSir Neville MarrinerSir Thomas BeechamEfrem Kurtz,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the FieldsRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Scheherazade, Op. 35 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Takuo Yuasa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 
2. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
3. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Sir Thomas Beecham
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  Beecham Choral Society
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
4. Masquerade: Waltz by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Efrem Kurtz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USSR 
5. Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Aram Khachaturian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1950-1954 
6. Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Aram Khachaturian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 

Sound Samples

Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite Op. 35: I. The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite Op. 35: II. The Story of the Kalender Prince
Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite Op. 35: III. The Young Prince and the Young Princess
Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite Op. 35: IV. The Festival of Baghdad - The Sea - The ship goes to pieces on a rock surmounted by a bronze warrior
The Tale of Tsar Saltan: The Flight of the Bumble-Bee (Act III)
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor, Act II) (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Introduction: Andantino
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor, Act II) (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Allegro vivo
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor, Act II) (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Allegro
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor, Act II) (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Presto
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor, Act II) (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Moderato all breve
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor, Act II) (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Presto
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor, Act II) (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Allegro con spirito
Masquerade (1993 Digital Remaster): Waltz
Spartacus - Ballet highlights (1988 Digital Remaster): Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Gayaneh - Ballet highlights (1988 Digital Remaster): Sabre Dance

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