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Title: Rimsky-Korsakov Edition
Otros títulos: The Tsar's Bride Overture Fantasia on Serbian Themes Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2 'Antar'
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov; Philharmonia Orchestra; Yondani Butt
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. The tsar´s bride (Overture) - Completo.wav 6:18 63.53Mb WAV audio wav
2. Fantasia on serbian themes Op. 6 - Completo.wav 7:07 71.91Mb WAV audio wav
3. I. Symphony ... Largo assai (Allegro).mp3 9:15 12.68Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. II. Symphony ... 1 - Andante tranquillo.mp3 8:25 11.55Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. III. Symphon ... . 1 - Scherzo (Vivace).mp3 4:58 6.824Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. IV. Symphony ... Op. 1 - Allegro assai.mp3 6:52 9.431Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. I. Symphony ... argo (Allegro giocoso).mp3 11:55 16.35Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. II. Symphony ... o allegro, Allargando).mp3 5:08 7.034Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. III. Symphon ... o risoluto alla marcia.mp3 5:34 7.634Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. IV. Symphon ... r’ - Allegretto vivace.mp3 8:48 12.07Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphony No. 1 in E minor Op. 1 - Completo.wav 29:19 295.9Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 2 Op. 9 ‘Antar’ - Completo.wav 31:14 315.2Mb WAV audio wav

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