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Rimsky Korsakov - Overture and Suites from the Operas

Scottish National Orchestra, Neeme Järvi

Neeme Jarvi draws the most seductive response from the SNO; he consistently creates orchestral textures which are diaphanously sinuous. Yet the robust moments…are caught just as strikingly and... More…

2 CDs

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Contents

Rimsky Korsakov: May Night

Work length9:14
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Neeme Järvi

May Night: Overture

Track length9:14

Rimsky Korsakov: Snow Maiden Suite

Work length13:24
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Neeme Järvi

I. Beautiful Spring

Track length4:28

II. Dance of the Birds

Track length3:18

III. The Procession of Tsar Berendey

Track length1:49

IV. Dance of the Tumblers

Track length3:49

Rimsky Korsakov: Mlada Suite

Work length19:26
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Neeme Järvi

I. Introduction

Track length3:19

II. Redowa - A Bohemian Dance

Track length3:55

III. Lithuanian Dance

Track length2:24

IV. Indian Dance

Track length4:21

VI. Procession of the Nobles

Track length5:27

 Excerpt, Rimsky Korsakov: Christmas Eve

Work length29:19
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Neeme Järvi

I. Christmas Night

Track length6:15

II. Ballet of the Stars

Track length5:21

III. Witches' sabbath and ride on the Devil's back

Track length5:30

IV. Polonaise

Track length5:48

V. Vakula and the slippers

Track length6:25

Rimsky Korsakov: The Tale of Tsar Saltan Suite, Op. 57

Work length25:07
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Neeme Järvi

I. Tsar's departure and farewell

Track length4:58

II. Tsarina adrift at sea in a barrel

Track length8:43

III. The 3 wonders

Track length7:55

The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumble Bee

Track length3:31

Rimsky Korsakov: The Tale of the Invisible City of Kitzeh Suite

Work length24:43
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Neeme Järvi

I. Prelude: A Hymn to Nature

Track length4:59

II. Wedding Procession

Track length3:12

III. Tartar invasion and Battle of Kerzhenets

Track length4:35

IV. Death of Fevroniya and apotheosis of the Invisible City

Track length11:57

Rimsky Korsakov: Le Coq d'Or Suite

Work length27:53
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • Neeme Järvi

I. Introduction and Dodon's sleep

Track length10:33

II. King Dodon on the battlefield

Track length3:46

III. Queen of Shemakha's Dance - King Dodon's Dance

Track length7:15

IV. Wedding Feast - Death of King Dodon - Finale

Track length6:19