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...
1 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2010-02-23Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: The Snow Maiden; The Tale of the Invisible City of Kitezh (Skaza o nevidimom grade Kitezhe), suite for orchestra; Mlada
Conductors: Pletnev, Mikhail
BBC Music Magazine
Richly played and caught with a vividness arresting even for SACD...Pletnev gives [the Mlada excerpt] immense scale.
Recording information: MCO, Hilversum, The Netherlands (01/2009)....continue...
2 CD / Vox Classical / 2008-02-14Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: The Tale of the Invisible City of Kitezh (Skaza o nevidimom grade Kitezhe), suite for orchestra; Mlada; May Night; Christmas Eve (Noch' pered rozhdestvom), opera in 4 acts; O...
Performers: Ponti, Michael; Rosand, Aaron [Violin]
Conductors: Kapp, Richard; Mága, Othmar M. F.; Katims, Milton; Froment, Louis de
Ensemble: ; Philharmonia Hungarica
This 2-CD set contains wonderful performances of some really great music of Rimsky-Korsakov which, unfortunately, has not achieved the popularity of works like Scheherezade and...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 / Kontrapunkt / 1998-01-27Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sadko; Christmas Eve Suite (Noch' pered rozhdestvom), for orchestra (with optional chorus ad lib); Mlada
Conductors: Serov, Edward
1 CD / Valmark /Works: Gustav Holst: The Planets, Op. 32/H 125; Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Mlada
Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra