Arrangements and Transcriptions
For 2 Pianos (Composer)
||Das Gefilde der Seligen
||Symphonische Dichtung angeregt durch das Gemälde von Arnold Böcklin . Fields of the Blessed (Elysian Fields).
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1895-1896 December 25
||1897 May 27
- Concert of the 33rd Musicians Convention
- Composer, conducting
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Orchestra : Piccolo, 3 flutes, 2 oboes, alto oboe, 2 clarinets (A), bass clarinet (A), 3 bassoons, contrabassoon, 2 horns in E♭, 2 horns in E, 3 trumpets in E, bass-trumpet in E♭, 3 trombones, tuba, 2 harps, timpani, large tamtam-gong, glockenspiel, cymbals, triangle, tambourine, strings
||MPH Preface by Wolfgang Eggerking, 2014
Given by the Philharmonic Society of New York City, 1898 April 7 (cond. by W. Damrosch), and also in St. Petersburg in December of that year (noted by A︡strebt︠s︡ev in his Reminiscences of Rimsky-Korsakov, though neither was impressed by the work.)