Scheherazade, Op. 35

Scheherezade (Op. 35) is a symphonic suite written by Rimsky-Korsakov in 1888. Based on One Thousand and One Nights, this work combinates two features typical of both Russian music and Rimksy-Korsakov: a colorful, powerful orchestration and an interest in eastern themes. It is considered to be his most popular work, and it was later used as the basis of a ballet by Michel Fokine.  Though the composer intended to name the movements as Prelude, Ballade, Adagio and Finale he ended setting for programatic titles, albeit vague ones, so that no connection could ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Scheherazade, Op. 35 - I. The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Scheherazade, Op. 35 - II. The Kalendar Prince
Scheherazade, Op. 35 - III. The Young Prince and The Young Princess
Scheherazade, Op. 35 - IV. Festival at Baghdad
Scheherazade, Op. 35 - I. The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Scheherazade, Op. 35 - II. The Kalendar Prince
Scheherazade, Op. 35 - III. The Young Prince and The Young Princess
Scheherazade, Op. 35 - IV. Festival at Baghdad

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov was a Russian composer, and a member of the group of composers known as The Five. He was a master ...
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