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Prokofiev: Stone Flower / Bolshoi Ballet

Prokofiev / Maximova / Vasiliev / Bolshoi Ballet
Release Date: 04/24/2007 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4411  
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievValerii Gavrilin
Conductor:  Aleksandr KopilovStanislav Gorkovenko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre OrchestraShostakovich Leningrad Orchesta
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Gala 1979 performance by the Bolshoi of Prokofiev’s final ballet, starring Ekaterina Maximova and Vladimir Vasiliev. The strong supporting case includes Svetlana Adirkhaeva as The Mistress of the Copper Mountain and Vladimir Levashov as Severyan. The Bolshoi Theater Orchestra is under the direction of Alexander Kopilov.

Bonus: Pas de Deux from Anyuta with Maximova and Daukayev.

Color, mono, 116 minutes.

Regions: All
Picture Format: NTSC
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1

Music by Sergei Prokofiev
Director: Valery Gorbatsevich
Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich
Produced by: Literature and Drama Department of Gosteleradio, 1979

Bonus Selection:
Read more de deux from ANYUTA (5:22)
Music by Valery Gavrilin
Choreography by Vladimir Vasiliev
Danced by Ekaterina Maximova & Marat Daukayev
Produced by Lenfilm for Gosteleradio, 1982

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Works on This Recording

Tale of the Stone Flower, Op. 118 by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Aleksandr Kopilov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948-1953; USSR 
Anyuta: Pas de deux by Valerii Gavrilin
Conductor:  Stanislav Gorkovenko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Shostakovich Leningrad Orchesta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; USSR 

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