Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

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Rimsky-Korsakov was a Russian composer of masterfully orchestrated music, named as a member of the nationalist "Mighty Handful."
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Scheherazade, symphonic suite for orchestra, Op. 35 1888 Orchestral
The Flight of the Bumble Bee, musical picture for orchestra (from The Tale of Tsar Saltan) 1901 Orchestral
Sadko, opera in 3 (or 5) acts 1895 Opera
Capriccio espagnol (Kaprichchio na ispankskiye temï), for orchestra, Op. 34 1887 Orchestral
Russian Easter Festival Overture (Svetlïy pazdnik), for orchestra, Op. 36 1888 Orchestral
The Tale of Tsar Saltan (Skazka o Tsare Saltane), opera in 4 acts with a prologue 1900 Opera
Le Coq d'Or (The Golden Cockerel; Zolotoy petushok), concert suite for orchestra 1907 Orchestral
The Tsar's Bride (Tsarskaya nevesta), opera in 4 acts 1898 Opera
Le Coq d'Or (The Golden Cockerel; Zolotoy petushok), opera in 3 acts with a prologue & epilogue 1906 Opera
Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh (Skazaniye o nevidimom grade Kitezhe), opera in 4 acts 1907 Opera
Christmas Eve Suite (Noch' pered rozhdestvom), for orchestra (with optional chorus ad lib) 1903 Orchestral
The Snow Maiden (Snegurochka) (ii), opera ("springtime tale") in 4 acts with a prologue 1895 Opera
Symphony, for orchestra No. 3 (ii) in C major, Op. 32 1886 Symphony
Symphony, "Antar" (ii), for orchestra No. 2, Op. 9 1868 Symphony
Mlada, suite for orchestra 1903 Orchestral
Eastern Song: The nightingale enslaved by the rose (Vostochnïy romans), song for voice and piano, Op. 2/2 1865 Vocal Music
May Night (Mayskaya noch'), comic opera in 3 acts 1878 Opera
The Tale of Tsar Saltan (Skazka o Tsare Saltane), musical pictures (suite) for orchestra, Op. 57 1901 Orchestral
The Snow Maiden (Snegurochka), suite for orchestra 1903 Orchestral
Sadko: Musical Picture (iii, 1892 revision), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 5 1891 Orchestral
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