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Royalty Free Music track: Glinka Ruslan and Ljudmila Overture IMG 33

Mikhail Glinka: Overture from Ruslan and Ljudmila. Recorded by D Hamilton exclusively for Lynne Publishing.

Shockwave-Sound.com T22303 37.95 37.95

Track details

Track ID number: 22303
CD-collection containing this track: Music collection: Classical Favorites, Vol. 10
Genres: Glinka
Moods/Emotions: Excited / Enthusiastic / Energetic -- Amazement / Wonderment / Awe -- Busy / Active / Bustling -- Celebratory / Triumphant / Successful -- Heroic / Patriotic / Valiant -- Passionate / Emotional / Melodramatic -- Regal / Majestic / Honorable
Suggested Production Types: Documentary / Culture / Art -- Historical: Older History / Ancient -- TV Commercial - Luxury / Style -- TV Commercial - Exciting / Euphoric
Prominent Instruments: Full orchestra
Tempo feel: Slow -- Medium -- Fast
Tempo Beats Per Minute:
Artist: Glinka, Mikhail -- Shockwave-Sound Royalty Free
Composer: Glinka, Mikhail
Publisher: Lynne Publishing (Track not PRO-registered)
PRO / Non-PRO Track? Non PRO (What's this?)
WAV file bit depth: HD / 24-Bit and CD-quality / 16-bit (What's this?)
About the Artist
Glinka, Mikhail Glinka, Mikhail

Mikhail Glinka
June 1 1804 – February 15 1857

Mikhail Glinka began his musical career from an unlikely position: he was a nobleman. It was highly unusual for aristocrats to study music, however Glinka was not dissuaded.

His first exposure to music began as a boy. His father kept a private orchestra on the estate grounds, and it was here that Glinka became entranced with music.

Glinka was sent to St. Petersberg to study, and while it was not a dedicated music school, he studied piano privately, and took up the craft naturally. Although he had only a basic knowledge of music theory, he felt ready to compose, and began writing opera.

He produced Ivan Susanin, which became an immense national success. It was performed repeatedly across Russia. His later works, which included ballets, overtures, chamber pieces, and symphonies, never approached the success of Ivan Susanin. Despite this, his oeuvre had a substantial effect on all Russian composers who followed.

Notable works:
Ivan Susanin

About the Artist
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