Rimsky-Korsakov

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Rimsky-Korsakov Russian composer of operas and orchestral works; often used themes from folk music (1844-1908)
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Usage

In literature:

Why not try that thing of Rimsky-Korsakov, the 'Chanson Hindoue'?
"The Paliser case" by Edgar Saltus
This dramatic and beautifully written episode has been set to music as it stands by Rimsky-Korsakov.
"An Outline of Russian Literature" by Maurice Baring
Critical Essays on the most important of Rimsky-Korsakov's operas, Borodin's "Prince Igor," Dargomizhsky's "Stone Guest," etc.
"The Influence of the Organ in History" by Dudley Buck
He showed an early talent for music, and studied for a year or so with Rimsky-Korsakov.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 1" by Various
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In news:

Revisiting Ad├Ęs , Rediscovering Rimsky-Korsakov by Cec.
Rimsky-Korsakov was not a man given to high praise.
Orchestral music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
In 1904 he entered the St Petersburg Conservatory, where Rimsky-Korsakov, Lyadov and Tcherepnin were among his teachers.
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai Scheherazade, Op 35 Bernstein conducts the New York Philharmonic.
Rimsky-Korsakov 's Capriccio espagnol.
Sadko is an opera in seven scenes by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov .
Orchestral music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov .
Gerard Schwarz leads the Seattle Symphony in orchestral showpieces by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov .
Miami Beach 's New World Symphony is offering $2.50 MetLife Mini-Concerts featuring Beethoven and Rimsky-Korsakov Friday and Saturday night.
Guest conductor Pinchas Steinberg leads the Cleveland Orchestra this week in an all-Russian program featuring works by Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Rimsky-Korsakov.
The Rimsky-Korsakov String Quartet plays Borodin and Schumann in Tacoma's Urban Grace this Sunday.
Works of Rimsky Korsakov, Wagner, and Bernstein are being showcased.
"Flight of the Bumblebee," by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, is an expected but effective tool for measuring the skill and speed of a pianist.
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