NIKOLAI RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (1844-1908): Sheherazade (arr. composer), Neapolitan Song (after Denza), Op. 63 (arr. composer) (Original 1990 Gamut release), Antar, Op. 9 (arr. Nadezhda Purgold [1848-1919]) (New Recording).
Catalogue Number: 10Q048
Label: Divine Art
Reference: dda 25118
Description: This gorgeous recording and performance from 1990 hardly makes you miss the orchestra at all in Rimsky's biggest hit, such is the color and artistry on display; having the duet version of Antar made by the composer's wife is an extravagant 32-minute bonus. Goldstone and Clemmow (piano duet.