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Flight of the Bumblebee


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Rimsky-Korsakov: Flight of the Bumblebee

About Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov became a navy officer in order to follow in his older brotherís footsteps. But his real talent lay in music. After leaving the navy, he became a teacher at the St. Petersburg Conservatory -- even though he had little formal music education himself.

Track list:
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture
Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony #1 - Chant du Monde
Rimsky-Korsakov: Snow Maiden - Dance of the Tumblers
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol
Rimsky-Korsakov: Schherazade
Rimsky-Korsakov: Mozart and Salieri
Rimsky-Korsakov: Tsarís Bride - Overture
Rimsky-Korsakov: Flight of the Bumblebee

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. Rimsky-Korsakov was born in what country?





2.What was the name of Rimsky-Korsakov's musical group of friends?

The Mighty Mice

Five Strong Men

The Mighty Five

The Composers Circle

3. Rimsky-Korsakov became a very good music teacher.



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