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Ippolitov-Ivanov – Caucasian Sketches Suite No. 1


Ippolitov-Ivanov – Caucasian Sketches Suite No. 1
Arthur Fagen and National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
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Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov – Caucasian Sketches: Suite No. 1, Op. 1



Arthur Fagen and National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

  • I. In a Mountain Pass. Allegro moderato – Moderato assai – Tempo I
  • II. In a Village. Larghetto – Allegretto grazioso – Tempo I
  • III. In a Mosque. Adagietto
  • IV. Procession of the Sardar. Allegro moderato. Tempo marziale[2]


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Caucasian Sketches, Suite No. 1, Op. 10 (Russian: Кавказские эскизы, Сюита №1) is an orchestral suite composed in 1894 and one of the most representative works by Russian composer Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov. Its final movement, entitled Procession of the Sardar (French: Cortège du Sardar; also popularly known as March of the Sardar orSardar’s March), is often heard by itself, and is a favorite of pops concerts. Continue reading