Capriccio Espagnol

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Capriccio Espagnol in A major

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Russian nationalists were adept at using folk materials and harmonies from their own country; it is perhaps not surprising then that they could work equally successfully with folk music from different lands. Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov may have entertained that thought when he sat down with a book of songs by the Spanish c... read more