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Rimsky-Korsakov and His Pupils Purchase Now 

This week, we're devoting our time to the music of Russian composer Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and his many contemporaries and pupils, or as Bill refers to them, his 'children'.  Rimsky-Korsakov features alongside selections from Stravinsky, Liadov and more.

 
Program 1

Rimsky-Korsakov: Variations on a Theme of Glinka for Solo Oboe
Temple University Wind Band/ Arthur D. Chodoroff, c.
Jonathan Blumenfeld, oboe.
Troy Albany 271
1:00 excerpt
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival, Op. 36: Overture
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Artur Rodzinski 
EMI 68742
14:36, (1:03, 00:35, excerpts)
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Rimsky-Korsakov:The Invisible City of Kitezh: Introduction: Hymn to Nature
Orchestra of the Bolshoy Theatre of Moscow/Andrey Chistiakov, c.
Russian Season: B000RKKT8Q
4:35
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Concerto In B Flat For Trombone & Band
1. Allegro Vivace; 2. Andante Cantabile; 3. Allegro     
Temple University Wind Band/ Arthur D. Chodoroff, c.
Eric Carlson, trb.
Troy Albany 271
11:11
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagñol for orchestra, Op. 34
I. Alborada. Vivo e Strepitoso; II. Variazioni. Andante con Moto III.
Alborada. Vivo e Strepitoso; IV. Scena e Canto Gitano. Allegretto; Fandango Asturiano    

New York Philharmonic/ Leonard Bernstein, c.  
Sony 60737
15:00
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 (Version for Piano Duet)
 V. Fandango asturiano
  
Artur Pizarro & Vita Panomariovaite, pns.
Linn 293
1:17 excerpt
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Program 2

Rimsky-Korsakov: Battle of Kerzhenets   
Andrey Chistiakov & Orchestra of the Bolshoy Theatre of Moscow
Russian Season: B000RKKT8Q
4:35,  (00:20 excerpt)
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Alexander Glazunov: Symphony No. 1 in E major, Op. 5 "Slavyanskaya":
II. Scherzo: Allegro

Royal Scottish National Orchestra/ José Serebrier, c.
Warner 68904
4:53

Alexander Glazunov: Suite From The Middle Ages - Scherzo
Scottish National Orchestra/ Neeme Järvi, c.
Chandos 8804
3:42
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Alexander Glazunov: Suite From The Middle Ages
The Troubadour’s Serenade

Scottish National Orchestra/ Neeme Järvi, c.
Chandos 8804
Excerpts 00:51, 00:38
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Alexander Glazunov: Symphony No. 2 in F sharp minor, Op. 16
IV. Intrada: Andante sostenuto

Royal Scottish National Orchestra/José Serebrier, c.
Warner 68904
11:19
 
Alexander Glazunov: Concerto in A Minor, Op. 82: I. Moderato
London Philharmonia Orchestra/ Lovro von Matačić, c.
Michael Rabin, vln.
III. Allegro
EMI 64123
10:44
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op. 35 - The Sea & Sinbad's Ship      
Fritz Reiner: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 68168
9:05
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Program 3

Rimsky-Korsakov: The Tale of Tsar Saltan
Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra/ Valery Gergiev, c.
Anna Netrebko, sp.
DG B0008153
3:29
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Rimsky-Korsakov: The Snow Maiden
l."Au, au - Akh, bednaya Snegurochka, dikarka”
ll. "Velikiy car¿!Sprosi menya sto raz"

Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra/ Valery Gergiev, c.
Chorus of the Mariinsky Theatre
Anna Netrebko, sp.
DG B0008153
9:54
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Stravinsky: Symphony No. 1 in Eb, Op. 1
 II. Scherzo. Allegretto 

Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Antal Dorati, c.
London 414456
6:28
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Stravinsky: Faun and Shepherdess, Op. 2: I. La Bergère
Cleveland Symphony Orchestra/ Knutsen, c.
Lucy Shelton, sp.
DG 449205
3:14
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Stravinsky: Fireworks, Op. 4 
Columbia Symphony Orchestra/Stravinsky, c.
CBS 42452
3:39
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Stravinsky: Firebird Suite

l. Infernal Dance Of King Kastchei
ll. Berceuse
ll. Finale

Philadelphia Orchestra/ Leopold Stokowski, c.
Pearl 9031
9:53
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Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring
VII. Dance of the Earth

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra/ Leonard Slatkin, c.
RCA 60993
Excerpt 00:47
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op. 35 -
Story Of The Calendar Prince

Chicago Symphony Orchestra/ Fritz Reiner, c.
RCA 68168
11:37
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Program 4

Rimsky-Korsakov: The Golden Cockerel Suite
King Dodon With Queen Shemakha

Russian National Orchestra/ Mikhail Pletnev, c.
DG 447084
6:42
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Nikolai Tcherepnin: La Princesse Lontaine - Prelude
Russian National Orchestra/ Mikhail Pletnev, c.
DG 447084
9:10
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Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov: Caucasian Sketches  
Suite No.1, In A Village
Suite No.4. Procession Of The Sardar

Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra/ Sascha Goetzel, c.
Onyx 4124
10:07
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Anatoly Liadov: A Musical Snuffbox, Op. 32
Scottish National Orchestra/ Neeme Järvi, c.
Chan 9031
2:19
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Anatoly Liadov: Baba-Yaga, Op. 56-04
Russian National Orchestra/ Mikhail Pletnev, c.
DG 447084
3:31
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Liadov:  Legend Of The Birds
Humorous Song - The Buzzing And Biting Of The Gnat

Philadelphia Orchestra/ Leopold Stokowski, c.
Pearl 9031
2:07


Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op. 35 
Young Prince & Young Princess

Chicago Symphony Orchestra/ Fritz Reiner, c.
RCA 68168
12:01 (1:31 excerpt)
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Program 5

Respighi: Fontane di Roma
II Respighi: Fountains Of Rome - The Triton Fountain At Morning
III. "La fontana di Trevi al meriggio" (The Trevi fountain at noon)
IV "La fontana di Villa Medici al tramonto (excerpt)

Philadelphia Orchestra/ Riccardo Muti, c.
Warner Classics 47316
5:53
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Respighi: Pini di Roma
l. Pines of the Villa Borghese
IV Pini Della Via Appia  
    
Philadelphia Orchestra/ Riccardo Muti, c.
Warner Classics 47316
7:43
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Manuel de Falla: Nights In the Gardens of Spain
ll.. Danza Lejana
lll.. en los Jardines de la Sierra de Cordoba

London Philharmonic Orchestra/ Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, c.
Alicia de Larrocha, pn.
London 430703
14:31
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op. 35
IV. Festival At Baghdad, The Sea, Shipwreck

Chicago Symphony Orchestra/ Fritz Reiner, c. 
RCA 68168
11:41
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Rimsky-Korsakov: Sadko: Song of the Indian Guest
Sergei Lemeshev, tenor    
Pearl 9320
4:05
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Rimsky-Korsakov/ Dorsey: Song of India          
Tommy Dorsey, Bunny Berrigan, Gene Krupa
Itunes
3:08

 

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