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Charles Dutoit / RPO
Scheherazade

NIKOLAI RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (1844–1908)
 
Scheherazade op.35
1 I The Sea and Sinbad’s Ship
(Largo e maestoso — Allegro non troppo) 10.45
2 II The Story of the Kalendar Prince
(Lento — Andantino — Allegro molto — Con moto) 11.46
3 III The Young Prince and Princess
(Andantino quasi allegretto — Pochissimo più mosso — Come prima — Pochissimo più animato) 10.36
4 IV The Festival At Baghdad – The Sea – Shipwreck on the Rock Surmounted by a Bronze Warrior
(Allegro molto — Vivo — Allegro non troppo maestoso) 12.37
5 Russian Easter Festival Overture op.36 15.33

Catalogue No: ONYX4064

Charles Dutoit's debut recording with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra sees him revisiting a work he recorded first some 20 years ago. Rimsky's opulent orchestral suite Sheherazade receives a characteristically dynamic performance here, coupled with the atmospheric Russian Easter Festival Overture.


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Track Number
Title
Duration
MP3
1
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai
Scheherazade op.35: I The Sea and Sinbad’s Ship
10:45
2
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai
Scheherazade op.35: II The Story of the Kalendar Prince
11:46
3
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai
Scheherazade op.35: III The Young Prince and Princess
10:36
4
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai
Scheherazade op.35: IV The Festival At Baghdad – The Sea –Shipwreck on the Rock Surmounted by a Bronze Warrior
12:37
5
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai
Russian Easter Festival Overture op.36
15:33

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1. Scheherazade op.35: I The Sea and Sinbad’s Ship
4:40
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2. Scheherazade op.35: II The Story of the Kalendar Prince
3:25
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3. Scheherazade op.35: III The Young Prince and Princess
3:42
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4. Scheherazade op.35: IV The Festival At Baghdad – The Sea –Shipwreck on the Rock Surmounted by a BronzeWarrior
5:15
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5. Russian Easter Festival Overture op.36
6:10
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