Tale of Tsar Saltan

The Tale of Tsar Saltan is an opera by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and libretto by Vladimir Belsky, based on the poem of the same name by Aleksandr Pushkin. Written in 1899–1900 to coincide with Pushkin's centenary, it was first performed in 1900 in Moscow, The lengthy full title of both the opera and the poem is The Tale of Tsar Saltan, of his Son the Renowned and Mighty Bogatyr Prince Gvidon Saltanovich and of the Beautiful Princess-Swan.  The music is composed in the manner of Rimsky-Korsakov's operas after Snowmaiden, i ... more

This sheet contains the following parts:

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The Tale of Tsar Saltan - Flight of the Bumblebee (Complete Score)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Prologue (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Preliminaries (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Introduction to Act I (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Act I (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Introduction to Act II (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Act II (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Act III, Tableau 1 (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Act III, Tableau 2 (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Act IV, Tableau 1 (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Act IV, Tableau 2 (with outside back cover) (St. Petersburg: Bessel, n.d.)
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Flight of the Bumblebee -- piano-vocal score excerpt from Act III, Tableau 1
Tale of Tsar Saltan - Introduction to Act II

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 ...