NIKOLAI RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (1844-1908): Symphony No. 1 in E Minor (second version), Op. 1, Antar (Symphony No. 2), Op. 9, Symphony No. 3 in C, Op. 32 (second version), Op. 32, Overtures to the Operas Boyarina Vera Sheloga and The Maid of Pskov, Intermezzi to Acts I and II of The Maid of Pskov, In the Woods, Tsar's Hunt and Storm from Act III of The Maid of Pskov, Sheherezade, Op. 35, Capriccio Espagnol, Op. 34, Fantasia on Serbian Themes, Op. 6, Suites from the Operas Pan Voyevoda, Op. 59 and The Snow Maiden, 4 Musical Pictures from the Opera Le Coq d'Or, Sadko, Op. 5, Suite from the Opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57, Procession of the Nobles from the Opera-Ballet Mlada, Procession from Le Coq d'Or, Introduction and Symphonic Picture from Act III of The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh, Introductions to the Operas Sadko, May Night and The Tsar's Bride, Overture on 3 Russian Themes in D, Op. 28, Russian Easter Overture, Op. 36, From Homer for Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Contralto, Women's Choir and Orchestra, Op. 60, On the Tomb, Op. 61, Dubinushka, Op. 62 (second version), Sinfonietta on Russian Themes, Op. 31.
Catalogue Number: 03K050
Label: Svetlanov Collection
Reference: SVET 57-009-1/6
Description: This reperoire may be much better known than the Glazunov in last month's Svetlanov release but, then, you're buying this because of the conductor, not for the repertoire. Although - there is no other current recording available of the late, 12-minute "prelude-cantata" From Homer of 1901. 6 CDs. USSR State Symphony Orchestra; Evgeni Svetlanov.