Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov : The Flight of the Bumblebee


Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov : The Flight of the Bumblebee



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: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.
Time Signature2/4
Duration2:07
Score KeyD major (Sounding Pitch)
Tempo MarkingVivace q = 144
Number of Pages5
Difficulty LevelAdvanced Level: Recommended for Advanced Players




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