1 CD / Decca / 2014-10-14Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade; Le Coq d'Or (The Golden Cockerel; Zolotoy petushok), concert suite for orchestra
Performers: Nerini, Pierre
Conductors: Ansermet, Ernest
Ensemble: L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande; Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
While ansermet's stereo suisse romande recording of scheherazade is well-known and has been frequently reissued, his early (1954) paris conservatoire orchestra recording of this piece...continue...
Recording information: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (09/1954); Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland (09/1954); La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (10/1952); Victoria Hall, Ge...continue...
Rimsky-Korsakov: The Golden Cockerel Suite; May Night Overture; Tchaikovsky; Borodin; Glinka; Liadov / Markevitch
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2012-10-09Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Le Coq d'Or (The Golden Cockerel; Zolotoy petushok), concert suite for orchestra; May Night; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini, Op. 32; Alexander Borodin: In the...
Conductors: Markevitch, Igor
Ensemble: ; Orchestre Lamoureux
Markevitch's performances are excellent, with subtlety as well as pungency in The Golden Cockerel, dashing rhythmic precision in Russian and Ludmilla and a charmingly Weber-ish...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2011-12-13Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: The Snow Maiden; Sadko; Mlada; Le Coq d'Or (The Golden Cockerel; Zolotoy petushok), concert suite for orchestra
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: ; Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Rimsky-Korsakov's orchestral genius shines through in his colorful operatic suites, and that from his final opera Le Coq d'or is richly dramatic and expressive. The...continue...
Recording information: Benaroya Hall, Seattle, Washington, USA (2011-03-09&2011-03-18&2011-)....continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2006-06-27Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: May Night; The Snow Maiden; Mlada; Christmas Eve Suite (Noch' pered rozhdestvom), for orchestra (with optional chorus ad lib); The Tale of Tsar Saltan (Skazka o Tsare Saltane...
Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
"Neeme Jarvi draws the most seductive response from the SNO; he consistently creates orchestral textures which are diaphanously sinuous. Yet the robust moments...are caught just...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1994-02-08Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade; Le Coq d'Or (The Golden Cockerel; Zolotoy petushok), concert suite for orchestra
Conductors: Gorkovenko, Stanislav; Fedotov, Viktor
Ensemble: ; Russian Radio/TV Orchestra of St. Petersburg