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Accent On The Offbeat / New York City Ballet

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Release Date: 11/21/2006 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4152  
Composer:  Wynton Marsalis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Wynton Marsalis Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Accent on the Offbeat is a cinema v?rit? film about the creation and premiere of the ballet Jazz (Six Syncopated Movements), composed by trumpet virtuoso Wynton Marsalis and choreographed by Ballet Master in Chief Peter Martins of the New York City Ballet. A focus of the film is the remarkable contrast _in background, temperament, style and creative approach _between Martins and Marsalis as they unite the disparate worlds of ballet and jazz. Accent on the Offbeat is a cinema v?rit? film about the creation and premiere of the ballet Jazz (Six Syncopated Movements), composed by trumpet virtuoso Wynton Marsalis and choreographed by Ballet Master in Chief Peter Martins of the New York City Ballet. A focus of the film is the remarkable contrast _in background, temperament, style and creative approach _between Martins and Marsalis as they unite the disparate worlds of ballet and jazz. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Jazz (Six Syncopated Movements) by Wynton Marsalis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Wynton Marsalis Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 

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