Rimsky-Korsakov: Sinfonietta/Sadko Tableau/Overture on Russian Themes
KHCD-2012-069DL (STEREO) - Rimsky-Korsakov: Sinfonietta on Russian Themes, Op. 31; Sadko, Musical Tableau, Op. 5; Overture on Russian Themes, Op. 28 - Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra/Maxim Shostakovich - Early works of Rimsky-Korsakov, with tunes that remind one much of Borodin, with rich orchestration. Played with authority and panache with the wonderfully vibrant Russian tone quality, with wide-range sonics. Derived from a near-mint Le Chant du Monde LP, recorded by Melodiya.