Polonaise from "Pan Voyevoda"

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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (arr. John R. Bourgeois)

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General Info

Year: 1903 / 2013
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Original Medium: Orchestra
Publisher: Unknown
Cost: Score and Parts - Unknown


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Program Notes

Pan Voyevoda (The Gentleman Provincial Governor) is an opera by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. It is based on a libretto by Ilya Tyumenev. The work was completed in 1903, was first performed in October 1904, and has proved to be one of Rimsky-Korsakov's least successful works. Set in 16th- and 17th-century Poland, this is due to the ramshackle, melodramatic plot rather than the quality of the music, which at its best (notably in the woodland scenes and dances) approaches the poetic, lyric grace of Smetana, Dvořák and the spirit of the work's dedicatee, Frédéric Chopin.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


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