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Igor Moiseyev & His World Of Dance

Igor Moiseyev & His World Of Dance / Various
Release Date: 09/09/2008 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4462  
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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A Russian-made profile of the ingenious choreographer Igor Moiseyev. This 1982 film shows Moiseyev working with his ensemble and speaking of his art. But the real focus is on the dancing, and the film includes performances of many of Moiseyev’s celebrated works. Bonus selections include a rare 1964 performance of the infectiously exuberant “Viva Cuba!” Documentary is In Russian with English subtitles, 78 minutes, color / black & white (“Viva Cuba!” segment only), mono, All regions.

Documentary features performances of:

Russian Suite (Excerpt)
Aragon Jota
Bashkirian Dance
Kalmuk Dance
Gaucho (Dance of the Argentine Cowboys)
Gypsy Dance
At the Ice Rink
Read more Naval Suite (excerpt)
Sicilian Tarantella
Celebration of LaborBonus Segments
1. Belarusian Folk Dance: Bulba (1982)
2. Tartar Dance (1982)
3. Sicilian Tarantella (1982)
4. Viva Cuba! (1964)

The Moiseyev Dance Company
Igor Moiseyev, director
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