Great pas de deux

Format: DVD 2004
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) GV1790.A1 G7387 2004x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) GV1790.A1 G7387 2004x
 
 
Summary
Performances by the greatest ballet partnerships of recent times. Includes pieces from Le Corsaire, Swan Lake, Romeo and Juliet, and more. Danced by such pairings as Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev, Cynthia Harvey and Mikhail Baryshnikov and many more.
This superb collection of thrilling pas de deux from many of the best-loved classical ballets features some of the most celebrated partnerships of our time including Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev in Le Corsaire, Natalia Makarova and Anthony Dowell.
Contents
Spring waters / music, Sergei Rachmaninov ; choreography, Asaf Messerer ; the Bolshoi Ballet ; Maria Bylova, Leonid Nikonov
Le corsaire / music, Riccardo Drigo ; choreography, Rudolf Nureyev ; the Royal Ballet ; Margot Fonteyn, Rudolf Nureyev
The prince of the pagodas / music, Benjamin Britten ; choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; the Royal Ballet ; Darcey Bussell, Jonathan Cope
Swan Lake / music, Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky ; choreography, Matthew Bourne ; Adventures in Motion Pictures ; Adam Cooper, Scott Ambler
Romeo and Juliet / music, Sergei Prokofiev ; choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; the Royal Ballet ; Alessandra Ferri, Wayne Eagling
The nutcracker / music, Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky ; choreography, Ivanov & Wright ; the Royal Ballet ; Lesley Collier, Anthony Dowell
Manon / music, Massenet, arr. Lucas ; choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; the Royal Ballet ; Jennifer Penney, Anthony Dowell
Swan Lake / music, Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky ; choreography, Petipa & Ivanov ; the Kirov Ballet ; Yulia Makhalina, Igor Zelesky
A month in the country / music, Chopin, arr. Lanchbery ; choreography, Frederick Ashton ; Natalia Makarova, Anthony Dowell
Le corsaire / music, Adolphe Adam ; choreography, Marius Petipa ; the Kirov Ballet ; Altynai Asylmuratova, Yevgeny Neff
Spartacus / music, Aram Khachaturian ; choreography, Yuri Gregorovich ; the Bolshoi Ballet ; Natalya Bessmertnova, Irek Mukhamedov
The prince of the pagodas / Darcey Bussell, Jonathan Cope
The sleeping beauty / music, Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky ; choreography, Marius Petipa ; the Kirov Ballet ; Irina Kolpakova, Sergei Berezhnoi
Don Quixote / music, Ludwig Minkus ; choreography, Baryshnikov after Petipa ; American Ballet Theatre ; Cynthia Harvey, Mikhail Baryshnikov.

Additional Information
Subjects Ballets.
Pas de deux.
Filmed ballets.
Ballet films.
Publisher West Long Branch, NJ :Kultur,2004
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Spring waters (Choreographic work : Messerer)
Corsair (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M).
Prince of the pagodas (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Swan lake (Choreographic work : Bourne)
Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Wright, after Ivanov)
Manon (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Swan lake (Choreographic work : Ivanov and Petipa)
Month in the country (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Corsair (Choreographic work : Petipa, M after Perrot)
Spartacus (Choreographic work : Grigorovich)
Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work : Petipa)
Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Baryshnikov after Gorski and Petipa, M)
Romansy.
Corsaire.
Prince of the pagodas.
Lebedinoe ozero.
Romeo i Dzhulʹetta (Ballet)
Shchelkunchik.
Manon;
Là ci darem la mano;
Grande fantaisie sur des airs polonais;
Andante spianato et Grande polonaise brillante;
Corsaire.
Spartak.
Spi͡ashchai͡a krasavit͡sa.
Don Quixote.
Contributors Messerer, Asaf, 1903-1992, choreographer.
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993, choreographer, dancer.
MacMillan, Kenneth, choreographer.
Bourne, Matthew, 1960- choreographer.
Wright, Peter, 1926- choreographer.
Ivanov, Lev, 1834-1901, choreographer.
Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988, choreographer.
Grigorovich, I͡Uriĭ Nikolaevich, 1927- choreographer.
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- choreographer, dancer.
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy.
Drigo, Riccardo, 1846-1930. Corsaire.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Prince of the pagodas.
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Lebedinoe ozero.
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953. Romeo i Dzhulʹetta (Ballet)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Shchelkunchik.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Manon;
Lucas, Leighton, 1903-1982, arranger of music.
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Là ci darem la mano;
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Grande fantaisie sur des airs polonais;
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Andante spianato et Grande polonaise brillante;
Lanchbery, John, arranger of music.
Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856. Corsaire.
Khachaturi͡an, Aram, 1903-1978. Spartak.
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Spi͡ashchai͡a krasavit͡sa.
Minkus, L., 1826-1917. Don Quixote.
Bylova, Maria, dancer.
Nikonov, Leonid, dancer.
Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991, dancer.
Bussell, Darcey, dancer.
Cope, Jonathan, 1963- dancer.
Cooper, Adam, 1971- dancer.
Ambler, Scott, dancer.
Ferri, Alessandra, dancer.
Eagling, Wayne, dancer.
Collier, Lesley, dancer.
Dowell, Anthony, dancer.
Penney, Jennifer, 1946 April 5- dancer.
Makhalina, I͡ulii͡a, dancer.
Zelenskiĭ, Igorʹ, 1969- dancer.
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- dancer.
Asylmuratova, Altynaĭ, 1961- dancer.
Neff, Evgeniĭ, dancer.
Bessmertnova, Natalia, 1941-2008, dancer.
Mukhamedov, Irek, 1960- dancer.
Kolpakova, Irina Aleksandrovna, 1933- dancer.
Berezhnoi, Sergei, 1948-2011, dancer.
Harvey, Cynthia, 1957- dancer.
Simons, Carl, producer.
Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR. Balet, performer.
Royal Ballet, performer.
Adventures in Motion Pictures (Dance company), performer.
Mariinskiĭ teatr (1991- ). Balet, performer.
Leningradskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ akademicheskiĭ teatr opery i baleta imeni S.M. Kirova, performer.
American Ballet Theatre, performer.
Warner Music Vision (Firm), presenter.
NVC Arts (Firm), presenter.
Warner Music Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Kultur International Films, publisher.
Language English
Notes Ballet performance.
"Warner Music Entertainment"--Container.
Program content: c1997.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation; 2.0 linear PCM.
Description 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0769775837
9780769775838
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