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Work: Scheherazade, Op.35

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ComposerRimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (1844-1908)
PeriodRomantic
Work typeOrchestral
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CoventryScheherazade

Scheherazade
Wagner, Liszt, Rimsky-Korsakov
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Alexander Shelley; Mariam Batsashvili

San FranciscoSiberian State Symphony Orchestra

Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky
Siberian State Symphony Orchestra; Vladimir Lande

HamburgOrchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Tugan Sokhiev

© Maxim Schulz
Berlioz, Ravel, Chausson, Rimsky-Korsakov
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse; Tugan Sokhiev; Renaud Capuçon

PooleBSO: Arabian Nights

BSO: Arabian Nights
Rachmaninov, Rimsky-Korsakov
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Marta Gardolińska; Alexander Gavrylyuk

PortsmouthBSO: Arabian Nights

BSO: Arabian Nights
Rachmaninov, Rimsky-Korsakov
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Marta Gardolińska; Alexander Gavrylyuk
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Virtuosic balance of power and delicacy at Ravinia Festival

Leonard Slatkin conducts the CSO © Russel Jenkins
Showcases of pure virtuosity by Denis Matsuev and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, under Leonard Slatkin, in performances of both Rachmaninov’s Third Piano Concerto and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade at Ravinia.
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Alice Sara Ott and Scheherazade weave tales

Alice Sara Ott © Esther Haase | Deutsche Grammophon
Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto is every inch the warhorse asScheherazade, yet with Ott there was never a sense of routine.
***11
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Vasily Petrenko brings Sinbad’s ship to the Mersey

Vasily Petrenko © Mark McNulty
Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall was plunged into luscious sunshine with music from across the Tropics. The first half was filled with the sounds of Latin America before a nautical Arabian tour.
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New tricks for Zubin Mehta and the Berlin Philharmonic

Zubin Mehta conducts the Berlin Philharmonic © Monika Rittershaus
Zubin Mehta and the Berlin Philharmonic have an extraordinary relationship lasting over five decades. In three performances in the Philharmonie, Mehta paired a piece from the core of his romantic repertoire with a new percussion concerto.
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Safety first: the Symphony Orchestra of India makes its London debut

Zakir Hussain © Jim McGuire
An evening of different musical flavours, but none, as yet, are quite distinctive on the palate.
***11
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