Ferdinand Herold: La fille mal Gardée / Nadia Nerina, David Blair, Stanley Holden. The Royal Ballet, John Lanchbery [DVD]
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2012-11-13Works: Ferdinand Herold: La Fille Mal Gardee
Performers: Blair, David; Holden, Stanley; Nerina, Nadia
Conductors: Lanchbery, John
Ensemble: Royal Opera House Chorus; Royal Opera House Orchestra
La Fille mal Gardée, or 'The Badly Guarded Girl', is one of the best-loved comic ballets of all time. This DVD showcases Frederick Ashton's version...continue...
Run Time: 93 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, B&W
Sound Format(s): Mono,
Country of Origin: Germany
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2011-11-15Works: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66; Swan Lake, Op. 20; Nutcracker, Op. 71
Performers: Fonteyn, Margot; Somes, Michael
Conductors: Lanchbery, John; Irving, Robert; Rignold, Hugo
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House; Royal Philharmonic Orchesta
Tchaikovsky's 3 ballet masterpieces are all rare studio performances from the 1950's, featuring the legendary Fonteyn. Innately musical and technically perfect, Fonteyn was also a...continue...