Rimsky-Korsakov

Rimsky-Korsakov

Rimsky-KorsakovNikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (Russian: ??????? ????????? ???????-????????, Nikolaj Andreevic Rimskij-Korsakov, Russian pronunciation: ) (18 March 1844, - 21 June 1908) was a Russian composer, and a member of the group of composers known as The Five. He was a master of orchestration. His best-known orchestral compositions--Capriccio Espagnol, the Russian Easter Festival Overture, and the symphonic suite Scheherazade--are considered staples of the classical music repertoire, along with suites and excerpts from some of his 15 operas. Scheherazade is an example of his frequent use of fairy tale and folk subjects.
Rimsky-Korsakov believed, as did fellow composer Mily Balakirev and critic Vladimir Stasov, in developing a nationalistic style of classical music. This style employed Russian folk song and lore along with exotic harmonic, melodic and rhythmic elements in a practice known as musical orientalism, and eschewed traditional Western compositional methods. However, Rimsky-Korsakov appreciated Western musical techniques after he became a professor of musical composition, harmony and orchestration at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory in 1871. He undertook a rigorous three-year program of self-education and became a master of Western methods, incorporating them alongside the influences of Mikhail Glinka and fellow members of The Five. His techniques of composition and orchestration were further enriched by his exposure to the works of Richard Wagner.

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Song Added By Pages Instruments Sheet Type File
Capriccio d'Espagnol purpledeep (27)
1732d ago
93 Cello, Trumpet, Violin, Clarinet, Flute, Viola, Horn, Harp, Trombone Original
flight of the bumble bee Ihlessa (1)
2931d ago
7 Piano Transcription
bumble boogie Fintan (26)
2933d ago
2 Piano Transcription
flight of the bumble bee simonnsl (1)
2975d ago
5 Piano Other
The Flight of the Bumblebee ladybirdgrace (4)
2984d ago
6 Piano Other
The flight of the bumble bee Mondo (38)
2992d ago
4 Guitar Other
The Bumble-Bee evkissin (24)
3006d ago
2 Violin Other
flight of the bumblebee Milagro (453)
3012d ago
5 Piano Transcription
flight of the bumble bee tanzhiweijustin (28)
3014d ago
5 Piano Transcription
Concerto. Trombome pepi (16)
3019d ago
4 Bass Transcription
russian easter overture - For Flute nestor3101 (3)
3021d ago
14 Flute Original
Cappricio Espagnol adept (4)
3022d ago
12 Drum, Trumpet, Violin, Clarinet, Flute, Viola, Horn, Bass, Harp Original
Flight of the Bumblebees amulgund (6)
3028d ago
5 Piano Other
Flight of the Bumblebee wazzapoop (2)
3029d ago
7 Piano Original
4 Romances, Op.40 blooper631 (7)
3029d ago
19 Piano Original
flight the bumblebee palascal (11)
3031d ago
5 Piano Transcription
vol du bourdon nofino (1)
3037d ago
5 Flute Transcription
Concerto for Trombone and Wind Orchestra redshoes (18)
3037d ago
39 Cello, Drum, Trumpet, Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone, Horn, Bass Transcription
The Flight of Bumble Bee hazelhohh (2)
3044d ago
5 Piano Original
Flight of the Bumblebee zavedomo (7)
3045d ago
6 Accordion Book