Classical music in Catalonia - Barcelona | Girona | Lleida | Tarragona
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, it is not possible to schedule concerts right now. Meanwhile, we are proposing via twitter & Instagram daily auditions of classical works. You can access directly to the complete list of works or to the composer index. Enjoy and take care!
Rimsky-Korsakov | Scheherazade
Scheherazade, symphonic suite Op. 35 | Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844 – 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 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... (Wikipedia)