1 DVD Video / BBC Opus Arte / 2012-01-31Works: Giacomo Meyerbeer: Les Patineurs, ballet (arranged by Constant Lambert); Various: Divertissements; Igor Stravinsky: Scènes de ballet, for orchestra
Performers: Bussell, Darcey; Cope, Jonathan; Cuthbertson, Lauren; Galeazzi, Mara; Lamb, Sarah; McRae, Steven; Morera, Laura; Putrov, Ivan; Raine, Samantha; Soares, Thiago; Watson, Edward; Yoshida, Miyako
Conductors: Murphy, Paul; Wordsworth, Barry
Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Founder choreographer of The Royal Ballet, Frederick Ashton created more than 100 ballets over a 60 year career. Showcasing three of his shorter works, this...continue...
Run Time: 96 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo, DTS 5.0 Surround
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanis...continue...
1 DVD Video / Kultur International Films / 2010-07-27Works: Sergey Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf; Maurice Ravel: L'enfant et les sortilèges
Performers: Berbie, Jeanne; Collard, Jeanine; Dowell, Anthony; Ogeas, Francoise
Conductors: Murphy, Paul; Maazel, Lorin
Ensemble: Paris National Opera Orchestra; Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra; RTF Chorus
Matthew Hart has taken Prokofiev's ever-popular piece for solo narrative voice and orchestra and made a delightful children's ballet, danced in this studio recording by...continue...
Run Time: 82 min.
Picture Format: NTSq, 4:3, Color