Notes & Reviews:
"A rare opportunity to see Beriosova on film" - A combination of story, melodrama and ballet sets the stage for some of Stravinsky's most brilliant music.
Sir Robert Helpmann, with his talent for mime, dance and acting was the natural choice to play the eight different roles of the Devil's disguises.
With almost unique footage of the beautiful and elegant former Royal Ballet ballerina, Svetlana Beriosova, the two create a counterpoint around which the Soldier plays his tune.Notes & Reviews:
Run Time: 49 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Color
Sound Format(s): Dolby Digital 2.0,
ReviewsThere are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Liam Bailey (U.K.): Definitely Now
Return to Old Ireland: Choral Music of Mary McAuliffe (b.1947) / Donald George, tenor; Lucy Mauro, piano; Lee Blair, narrator; Mikylah Myers McTeer, violin
Joseph Haydn: Piano Trios, Vol. 5 - Trios Hoboken XV: 12, 15, 17, 19 & 22 / Mendelssohn Piano Trio
Chamber Music for Horn, Violin & Piano / Bruce Bonnell, horn; Hai-Xin Wu, violin; Zhihua Tang, piano
Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival Live 2014: Works of Brahms & Howard Shore / Marya Martin, director
Machito/Machito & His Afro-Cubans: Kenya & With Flute to Boot
Johnny Williams & His Orchestra/Johnny Williams (Jazz): Rhythm in Motion/So Nice
British Clarinet Quintets: Works by Sir Arthur Somervell, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor & Richard Walthew / Stephan Siegenthaler, clarinet; Leipzig SQ
String Orchestra Gems - Suk: Serenade, Op. 6; Meditatioin on 'St. Wenceslas'; Tchaikovsky: Elegie in G major; Serenade in C / Dvorak CO, Kypros Markou
Works DetailsStravinsky, Igor : L'histoire du soldat (The Soldier's Tale), for 3 actors, dancer & 7 instruments
- Performers: Svetlana Beriosova; Robert Helpmann
- Running Time: 49 min. sec.
- Period Time: Modern
- Written: 1918
- Studio/Live: Live