Rimsky-Korsakov – Scheherazade Op. 35 (Orchestra of the University of Music FRANZ LISZT Weimar, Conductor: Nicolás Pasquet)

Conducted by Nicolás Pasquet, the Orchestra of the University of Music FRANZ LISZT Weimar performs Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade, Op. 35, a symphonic suite composed in 1888.

Movements

  1. The Sea and Sinbad’s Ship (Largo e maestoso – Lento – Allegro non troppo – Tranquillo)
  2. The Kalendar Prince (Lento – Andantino – Allegro molto – Vivace scherzando – Moderato assai – Allegro molto ed animato)
  3. The Young Prince and The Young Princess (Andantino quasi allegretto — Pochissimo più mosso – Come prima – Pochissimo più animato)
  4. Festival at Baghdad. The Sea. The Ship Breaks against a Cliff Surmounted by a Bronze Horseman. (Allegro molto – Lento – Vivo – Allegro non troppo e maestoso – Tempo come I)

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Sources

  • Scheherazade (Rimsky-Korsakov) on wikipedia

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