Definition of Rimski-Korsakov
1. Noun. Russian composer of operas and orchestral works; often used themes from folk music (1844-1908).
Generic synonyms: Composer
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Literary usage of Rimski-Korsakov
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Catalogue of the Allen A. Brown Collection of Music in the Public Library of by Allen Augustus Brown (1916)
"Edited, and the instrumentation arranged by NA Rimski- Korsakov. Transcription for piano and voice by NA Rimski-Korsakov. ..."
2. The New Music Review and Church Music Review by American Guild of Organists (1906)
"Moussorgski was an officer of the Guards and later a functionary (bureaucrat), Rimski-Korsakov was in the Russian Navy. Cesar Cui was an engineer in ..."
3. Outlines of Music History by Clarence Grant Hamilton (1908)
"They display riotous coloring, though their Rimski-Korsakov coherency and polyphonic ... THEME FROM PIANO CONCERTO IN C SHARP MINOR, BY RIMSKI- KORSAKOV. ..."
4. A History of Russia: From the Birth of Peter the Great to Nicholas II. by William Richard Morfill (1902)
"Instead of supporting Rimski-Korsakov, the other Russian general in Switzerland, he had made a division, and before Suvorov could join Korsakov the latter ..."
5. A History of Russian Forestry and Its Leaders by V. K. Teplyakov (1998)
"Mikhail Nikolayevich was the son of the famous composer Nikolai Andreyevich Rimski-Korsakov (1844-1908), who wrote many operas. ..."
6. Bulletin of the New York Public Library by New York public library (1921)
"(5. ed., rev. & enl., 8°. *MRA Dakotan words with music for 4 voices. Rimski-Korsakov, Nikolai Andreyevich. Mlada. Opera-ballet feerique en quatre actes. ..."
7. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1904)
"... placed under the command of Rimski-Korsakov, that of Holland under the orders of Hermann; while Austria, at the suggestion of England, requested that ..."
8. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1907)
"... (1798-1799) The Russian army in Switzerland was placed under the command of Rimski-Korsakov, that of Holland under the orders of Hermann; while Austria, ..."