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19. Jahrhundert

Flight of the Bumblebee

Flight of the Bumblebee is an interlude from the third act of the opera "The Tale of Tsar Saltan". In this opera, which is rarely performed in the West, based on a story by Alexander Pushkin, the enchanted Prince Gvidon, transformed into a bumblebee, makes two evil sisters keep quiet with carefully targeted stings.

This recording was taken during a rehearsal.

Piano: Swetlana Emeljanowa

Nikolai Andrejewitsch Rimski-Korsakow - Der Hummelflug

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