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Prokofiev: Cinerella / Florio, Holland Symfonia


Release Date: 05/26/2017 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: OA1114D  
Composer:  Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Ermanno Florio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Holland Symfonia
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Christopher Wheeldon's acclaimed new Cinderella for the Dutch National Ballet is an imaginative interpretation of a much-loved classic. Inspired by the original Brothers Grimm fairy tale, Wheeldon gives the characters renewed depth and complexity, complementing Prokofiev's celebrated and colorful score. With sets and costumes by the renowned designer Julian Crouch, supported by stunning stage effects, this world premiere production is a truly magical experience, bringing an age-old fairy tale into the 21st century. Christopher Wheeldon's acclaimed new Cinderella for the Dutch National Ballet is an imaginative interpretation of a much-loved classic. Inspired by the original Brothers Grimm fairy tale, Wheeldon gives the characters renewed depth and complexity, complementing Prokofiev's celebrated and colorful score. With sets and costumes by the renowned designer Julian Crouch, supported by stunning stage effects, this world premiere production is a truly magical experience, bringing an age-old fairy tale into the 21st century. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Cinderella, Op. 87 by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Ermanno Florio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Holland Symfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940-1944; USSR 

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