Rimsky-Korsakov and His Pupils

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Monday, February 15, 2016

Portrait of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov by Valentin Serov. Portrait of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov by Valentin Serov. (Wikipedia/Wikipedia Commons)

This week, Bill McGlaughlin examines the work of 19th-century Russian composer Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov, as well as his influence on his contemporaries and students. Along with pieces by the title subject, hear selections by Igor Stravinsky, Anatoly Liadov and others. 

Comments [1]

Meredith from nyc

Terrific show this week on Rimsky's pupils. Loved the Respighi especially, and the Tommy Dorsey arrangement of Song of India was the perfect touch, and was thrilling to listen to, especially after the tenor aria version. Tnaks!

Feb. 20 2016 02:28 AM

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