Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade; Borodin: Polovtsian Dances
Eduard van Beinum
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4825511
Barcode
00028948255115
Format
1-CD
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NICOLAI RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
Scheherazade, Op. 35

Concertgebouw Orchestra
Eduard van Beinum

ALEXANDER BORODIN
Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor)*

London Philharmonic Choir
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Eduard van Beinum

Recording information

Recording Producer: Jaap van Ginneken (Rimsky-Korsakov); Victor Olof (Borodin)
Balance Engineer: Henk Jansen, Taschner (Rimsky-Korsakov)
Recording Locations: Grote Zaal, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 3–12 April 1956 (Rimsky-Korsakov); Kingsway Hall, London, UK, 11 April 1950 (Borodin)

Reviews

‘The orchestral playing in this issue of these vivid dances is positively brilliant – the whirling introductory dance is quite breathtaking.’ Gramophone, November 1950 (Polovtsian Dances)