Polovetsian Dances – Gliding Dance of the Maidens, from Prince Igor (string trio)
Title: Polovetsian Dances – Gliding Dance of the Maidens, from the opera Prince Igor
Composer: Alexander Borodin, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin 1; Violin 2/Viola; Cello
Printout: 4 pages
Note: Borodin was a master of Russian romantic lyricism, and the Gliding Dance from Prince Igor is among his finest compositions. Timeless in character, it was used in the Broadway musical Kismet under the title Stranger in Paradise. For concert use, try following the Gliding Dance of the Maidens with the General Dance, also from the Polovetsian Dances. These pieces are also valuable for general gig use. Click here to purchase them together and save over 25%.