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N. Rimsky-Korsakov Scene of Snowmaiden and Lel' from "The Snow Maiden" Act I ("Za laskovyj priyom…")


Diction score - sheet music with IPA phonetics, word-by-word and grammatically correct translations



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You can listen to the full opera here:

The Bolshoi Theatre (1957) - this scene starts at 44:25' and ends at 48:08'


Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow  - this scene starts at 30:12' and ends at 33:16' (the first part of the scene with Bobyl' is cut in this production)

Rimsky-Korsakov Scene of Snowmaiden and Lel' - DICTION SCORE

  • Rimsky-Korsakov