With the release of the last Star Wars movie (Episode VII: The Force Awakens) I thought it was a good idea to do another mashup…so here we go!
About the Flight of the Bumblebee:
“Flight of the Bumblebee” is an orchestral interlude written by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov for his opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan, composed in 1899–1900. The piece closes Act III, Tableau 1, during which the magic Swan-Bird changes Prince Gvidon Saltanovich (the Tsar’s son) into an insect so that he can fly away to visit his father (who does not know that he is alive).
About The Imperial March:
“The Imperial March (Darth Vader’s Theme)”, is a musical theme present in the Star Wars franchise. It was composed by John Williams for the film Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. Together with “Yoda’s Theme”, “The Imperial March” was premiered on April 29, 1980, “three weeks before the opening of the film, on the occasion of John Williams’ first concert as official conductor-in-residence of the Boston Pops Orchestra.” One of the best known symphonic movie themes, it is an example of a leitmotif, a recurrent theme associated with characters or events in a drama