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Title: Rimsky-Korsakov Edition
Otros títulos: Symphony No. 3 Scheherazade Historical Recordings
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov; USSR State TV Radio Symphony Orchestra; Gennady Rozhdestvensky; Bolshoi Theatre Symphony Orchestra; Nikolai Golovanov
Código CDU: Ri.07
Forma Musical: 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. Symphony No. ... derato assai (Allegro).mp3 12:53 17.67Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Symphony No. 3 in C Op. 32 - Scherzo (vivo).mp3 6:03 8.308Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3 - 4. Symphony ... , Allegro con spirito).mp3 14:42 20.16Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Scheherazade ... e sea and sinba´s ship.mp3 10:05 13.82Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Scheherazade ... of the calendar prince.mp3 11:46 16.14Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Scheherazade ... and the young princess.mp3 10:53 14.93Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Scheherazade ... Shipwreck, Conclusion).mp3 11:17 15.47Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Symphony No. 3 in C Op. 32 - Completo.wav 33:31 338.3Mb WAV audio wav
Scheherazade Op. 35 - Completo.wav 43:51 442.6Mb WAV audio wav

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