Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov

About Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov's Transcriptions

The Flight of the Bumblebee has emerged as the most famous passage from Rimsky-Korsakov’s opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan.
The music occurs in the opera when Prince Gvidon consents to be turned into a bumblebee by a magical Swan, whose life he saved in his youth.
The piece has been arranged many times for piano and various other instruments and ensembles.

Preview TitleKey Year Level
Flight of the Bumblebee - arr by Oborin   in A Minor by Rimsky-Korsakov piano sheet music AAB Flight of the Bumblebee - arr by Oborin 30 A Minor - 8+