Rimsky-Korsakov - The Flight of the Bumblebee sheet music
 

Rimsky-Korsakov - The Flight of the Bumblebee sheet music for Saxophone

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About 'The Flight of the Bumblebee'

Artist: Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (biography)   (sheet music)
Born:1844 , Tikhvin
Died:1908 , Lyubensk
The Artist:Russian composer and teacher of classical music particularly noted for his fine orchestration. His most famous composition is The Flight of the Bumblebee.
Composition Date:
Composition Info:This technically demanding piece is taken from the opera by Rimsky-Korsakov called "The Tale of Tsar Saltan", Op. 57.

It comes as the prelude to Act III, where a prince rescues a swan which is attacked by a bumble bee.
Number of Pages7
Difficulty LevelAdvanced Level: Recommended for Advanced Players
Instrument: Alto Saxophone  (View more Advanced Alto Saxophone Music)
Style: Classical (View more Classical Alto Saxophone Music)
Tags

 sax    hard sax    russian  
   

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Themes in this piece


Tsar Sultan Flight of bumble bee



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Recent comments on this piece

ornelles
I love this song. Finally found a use for rebreathing.

Did a performance and had my friend run around like an idiot in a bee costume, then had my other friend run in and chase after him in a beekeeper costume. It was probably the most interesting performance I';ve done.
2 years ago

Dagm10
O.O
3 years ago

notedude
Save your breath for it...
You don';t get a break till the end
3 years ago

notedude
one thing to say....
HOW
3 years ago

Instrument_Player13524
good song, but a little hard if you are a beginner
4 years ago

tjdrpepe
it';s a good classical song, thank';s
5 years ago

Lonestar-Musician
your right it does sound awsome but it would take a miracle for someone like me to play this im gonna make it my goal
5 years ago

twilighter_x
i was given this music in a lesson [for my piano, sax';s. clarinet and bass clarinet]
and its awesome! i found it hard at first.. but if you take it slow and then speed it up, its easier.
5 years ago

Flarkis
This peice is quite fun. My music teacher challanged me to see if i could play this on all my 3 instruments to get 100% in the course . So far all i have left is flute
7 years ago

saxophone_sweetie
I was wondering if anyone could play this...

I can play the piano part!!
lol!!
7 years ago

henryc
This piece is truly hard. It took me a while, but i finally managed to play it.
7 years ago








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