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Gaite Parisienne / Ballet Russe De Monte Carlo

Alexandra Danilova; Frederic Franklin; Leon Daniel
Release Date: 08/01/2006 
Label:  Video Artists Int'l   Catalog #: 4384  
Composer:  Jacques Offenbach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre De Ballet Russe De Monte Carlo
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The legendary 1954 'in-house' filming of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carl, shot and edited by Victor Jessen, is now available on DVD, with fascinating bonus features. The ballet stars Alexandra Danilova, Frederic Franklin, and Leon Danielian. DVD extras include audio commentary by Franklin, optional explanatory subtitles which identify many of the dancers in the ensemble, an interview with Frederic Franklin, a documentary titled 'The Saga of Victor Jessen,' and a complete list of the ballet productions filmed by Jessen. B&W (feature)/Colour (bonus segments), 87 minutes. The legendary 1954 'in-house' filming of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carl, shot and edited by Victor Jessen, is now available on DVD, with fascinating bonus features. The ballet stars Alexandra Danilova, Frederic Franklin, and Leon Danielian. DVD extras include audio commentary by Franklin, optional explanatory subtitles which identify many of the dancers in the ensemble, an interview with Frederic Franklin, a documentary titled 'The Saga of Victor Jessen,' and a complete list of the ballet productions filmed by Jessen. B&W (feature)/Colour (bonus segments), 87 minutes. Read less

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Gaîté Parisienne by Jacques Offenbach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestre De Ballet Russe De Monte Carlo
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 

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