Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee sheet music
Close X

Thank you for trying the 8notes.com Audio Playback

You have reached your limit of audio playback for today.
Please subscribe for unlimited playback
Individual Subscriptions:

Click here for more info on subscriptions

Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee sheet music for Tenor Saxophone (pdf)

Access the high quality, printable PDF version of this piece by subscribing to 8notes.com
(You may still browse gif, scorch and midi versions of this piece for free).
Already a subscriber? Click here to login

Subscriptions to 8notes.com

Individual Subscription

   Recurring every 12 months

  • Unlimited download of hundreds of pieces
  • Unlimited playalong tracks
  • High quality PDF files for printing
  • Exclusive subscription content
  • Free transposition of pieces, on request
  • Separate instrumental parts available
  • Includes longer & more advanced works
  • Instant access
  • An advert-free site
   If you are a school or institution please read about our Schools Subscription
   If you prefer to subscribe for a one-time only payment without opening a paypal account please Click here

More about how subscription works

By clicking the Buy Now button above, you will be taken to the secure servers of PayPal, authorized payment processor for 8notes.com. The payment is made out to Red Balloon Technology Ltd, the official owner of 8notes.com.

Your subscription lasts for 12 months from the date of purchase and you will be billed again in one year's time. You can of course cancel your subscription at any time if you do not wish to make any further payments.

Once we have received notification of the payment you will be sent a login password. Enter this by following the login link in the top right corner of any page on the site. Once logged in, you will be able to view and download all our great content without restriction, and without the annoyance of banner and pop-up ads.

Before subscribing, please check our test piece to ensure your will have no problems with our PDF files. Most common problems can be resolved on our help page.

What subscription covers
  • All 8notes.com PDF files, all 8notes.com Subscription Only pieces
What subscription doesn't cover
  • Access to any in-copyright popular music, in particular, full versions of the popular music riffs.

We have a no quibbles refund policy if you are unhappy with your subscription for any reason. Refund requests should be sent to

About '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:unknown
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: Tenor Saxophone  (View more Advanced Tenor Saxophone Music)
Style: Classical (View more Classical Tenor Saxophone Music)

 sax    russian  

Copyright: © Copyright 2000-2015 Red Balloon Technology Ltd (8notes.com)
This file may be printed and performed freely, but should not be digitally copied, shared or reproduced without permission.  

Parts, Versions, Transpositions

Alternative Keys Available:
 Request New Transposition



 Request Additional Parts

 Request Large Note Part

 Request Part with Chords


Other Versions Available For:

 Request New Version


You might also like:

Cool Blues by David Bruce
The Entertainer by Scott Joplin
Moonlight Sonata by Ludwig Van Beethoven
Amazing Grace by Trad.
I Cant Help Falling in love with you (aka Plaisir damour) by Elvis Presley
Hungarian Dance no.5 by Johannes Brahms

View more Russian sheet music

Items to buy by Rimsky-Korsakov

Search for other pieces by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov by entering text in the box below:

Help & Info

8notes in other languages:

© 2000-2015 8notes.com