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Title The Tsar's Bride
Overture
Composer Rimsky-Korsakov
Arranger Groningen, van
Duration 07:00
Grade
CD -
Series Orchestral 
Instrumentation Symphonic Band 
Number BM154
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Price score € 26,00 Add to cart 
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The Russian composer Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908) finished his opera 'The Tsar's Bride' in 1899. This opera is a lurid melodrama set in the time of Ivan the Terrible, though this might hardly be guessed from its overture. However, this was a period when Rimsky was concerned with 'classicizing' his style, and the piece is best taken simply as a neat sonata structure built from highly abstractive music, though with what sounds like a sort of double recapitulation followed by a wistful new melody introducing the dying coda.

 
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