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Title: Rimsky-Korsakov Edition
Otros títulos: Overture on Three Russian Themes Symphony No. 3 Skazka
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov; Philharmonia Orchestra; Yondani Butt; London Symphony Orchestra
Código CDU: Ri.06
Forma Musical: Overture, Symphonies
Abstract: Mainly known for his symphonic works, especially the popular symphonic suite Sheherazade, as well as the Capriccio Espagnol and the Russian Easter Festival Overture, Rimsky-Korsakov left an oeuvre that also included operas, chamber works, and songs. Rimsky-Korsakov's music is accessible and engaging owing to his talent for tone-coloring and brilliant orchestration. Furthermore, his operas are masterful musical evocations of myths and legends. Born in 1844, Rimsky-Korsakov studied the piano as a child but chose a naval career, entering the College of Naval Cadets in St. Petersburg in 1856. However, he continued with piano lessons; in fact, in 1859, Rimsky-Korsakov started working with the French pianist Theodore Canille, through whom he met Balakirev, an important mentor and friend. In 1862, after graduating form the naval school, Rimsky-Korsakov was at sea for two and a half years, devoting his free time to composition. Upon Rimsky-Korsakov's return to St. Petersburg, in 1865, ...


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1. Overture on ... emes Op. 28 - Completo.wav 11:36 117.0Mb WAV audio wav
2. I. Symphony ... derato assai (Allegro).mp3 12:10 16.67Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. II. Symphony ... p. 32 - Scherzo (Vivo).mp3 5:00 6.865Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4.- 5. Symphony ... , Allegro con spirito).mp3 13:08 18.01Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Skazka Op. 29 (Fairytale) - Completo.wav 15:52 160.1Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 3 in C Op. 32 - Completo.wav 30:11 304.5Mb WAV audio wav

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