||Дмитрий Донской ; The Battle of Kulikovo ; Куликовская битва , Opera in 3 acts
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1852-4-30, St. Petersburg, Bolshoi Kamenny Theatre (overture premiered 1850)
||Vladimir Sollogub (1813–1882)|
Vladimir Zotov (1821–1896)
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
||12 minutes (overture. Rest is lost)
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Conjectural (opera is now lost.) Overture: Piccolo, flutes, oboes, 2 clarinets in B♭, bassoons, horns in F, trumpets in G, 3 trombones, timpani, strings
See Wikipedia article. Am guessing that the Vladimir Zotov identified in the article is Vladimir Rafailovich Zotov. The opera, apart from the overture, is now lost.
Overture has been recorded on Marco Polo (1998) by the conductor Horia Andreescu (whose notes specify that the opera, not just the overture, was finished by 1850, though the former was not performed until 1852 because of trouble with the censors.)