Flight of the Bumblebee

Something for the weekend. The Flight of the Bumblebee written by Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov for his opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan  in 1899-1900.

American males of my vintage were mostly introduced to the tune, performed by Al Hirt, courtesy of The Green Hornet show from the Sixties:

Here is the fastest Flight of the Bumblebee by cellist Sara Sant’Ambrogio:







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