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Art Of The Pas De Deux Vol 3

Art Of The Pas De Deux 3 / Various
Release Date: 06/09/2009 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4475  
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyAdolphe AdamAlexander GlazunovLéo Delibes,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Ten great Pas de deux, including The Sleeping Beauty, Giselle, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, Jerome Robbins’s Afternoon of a Faun, and others. Performers include Veronica Tennant & Rudolf Nureyev, Maya Plisetskaya & Alexander Bogatirev, Cynthia Gregory & Fernando Bujones, Ekaterina Maximova & Vladimir Vasiliev, and Tanaquil LeClercq & Jacques d’Amboise. 83 min., Color/black & white, mono/stereo, 4:3, All regions.

1. Sleeping Beauty: Grand Pas de Deux
Dancers: Veronica Tennant, Rudolf Nureyev

Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography by Marius Petipa
From VAI DVD 4288

2. Giselle: Act II Pas de Deux
Dancers: Karen Kain, Frank
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Music by Adolphe Adam
Choreography by Jean Coralli & Jules Perrot
From VAI DVD 4289

3. Swan Lake: Black Swan Pas de Deux
Dancers: Maya Plisetskaya, Alexander Bogatirev

Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography by Yuri Grigorovich, after Petipa and Ivanov
From VAI DVD 4446


4. Raymonda: Pas de Deux
Dancers: Irina Kolpakova, Sergei Berezhnoi

Music by Alexander Glazunov
Choreography by Marius Petipa
Production revised by Konstantin Sergeyev
From VAI DVD 4447

5. Coppélia: Pas de Deux Finale
Dancers: Cynthia Gregory, Fernando Bujones

Music by Léo Delibes
Choreography and Staging by Roni Mahler (after Arthur Saint-Leon)
From VAI DVD 4477


6. Anyuta: Pas de Deux - Anyuta Bids Farewell to her Sweetheart
Dancers: Ekaterina Maximova, Marat Daukayev

Music by Valery Gavrilin
Choreography by Vladimir Vasiliev
State D. Shostakovich Leningrad Orchestra
From VAI DVD 4410


7. Don Quixote: Pas de Deux Finale
Dancers: Nadezhda Pavlova, Vyacheslav Gordeev

Music: Ludwig Minkus
Choreographer: Alexander Gorsky, after Marius Petipa
From VAI DVD 4407


8. Le Baiser de la Fée: Pas de Deux
Dancers: Ludmila Vasilieva, Vladimir Malakhov

Music: Igor Stravinsky
Choreography: N. Kasatkina & V. Vasiliev
Moscow Classical Ballet Company
From VAI DVD 4415


9. Romeo and Juliet: Balcony Scene Pas de Deux
Dancers: Ekaterina Maximova, Vladimir Vasiliev

Music by Sergei Prokofiev
Choreography by Leonid Lavrovsky
From VAI DVD 4445


10. Afternoon of a Faun
Dancers: Tanaquil LeClercq, Jacques d’Amboise

Music by Claude Debussy
Choreography by Jerome Robbins
From VAI DVD 4377
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Works on This Recording

1. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 28, Act 3 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
2. Giselle by Adolphe Adam
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; France 
3. Swan Lake, Op. 20: The black swan by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
4. Raymonda, Op. 57: Act 1 - Pas de deux by Alexander Glazunov
5. Coppélia: Pas de deux by Léo Delibes
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; France 
6. Anyuta: Pas de deux by Valerii Gavrilin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; USSR 
7. Don Quixote: Pas de deux by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
8. Le baiser de la fée: Pas de deux by Igor Stravinsky
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928/1950; France 
9. Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64: Act 1 - Balcony Scene by Sergei Prokofiev
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935-1936; Paris, France 
10. Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 

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