Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov : The Flight of the Bumblebee
Russian composer and teacher of classical music particularly noted for his fine orchestration. His most famous composition is The Flight of the Bumblebee.
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.
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