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Kirov Ballet - Essential Ballet

Essential Ballet
Release Date: 12/12/2000 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 75084  
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyLéon Fyodorovich MinkusAntonín DvorákAdolphe Adam,   ... 

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Esential Ballet - Kirov Ballet at Covent Garden and Gala Performance in Red Square

Label: Philips Running Time: 1:57:00 Catalog Number: 4400750842 Format: DVD Number of Discs: 1 US Release Date: 12/12/2000 Category: Orchestral - Ballet Menu Screens: English, Chinese / Video Aspect Ratio: 4:3 / Color Mode: Color / Region Code: NTSC 123456 / DVD Format: DVD 9 / Audio Format: Digital 5.1 Surround, Stereo

Credits Andris Liepa (Dancer) The Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra (Alexander Sotnikov) Vladimir Vasiliev (Dancer) Adolphe Adam (Composer) Nina Ananiashvili (Dancer) Carole Arbo (Dancer) Altynai Asymuratova (Dancer) Kader Belarbi (Dancer) Olga Chenchikova (Dancer) The Corps de Ballet Riccardo Drigo (Composer)
Read more Antonín Dvorák (Composer) Alexei Fadeyechev (Dancer) Valery Gavrilin (Composer) The Kirov Orchestra (Viktor Fedotov) The Kirov Orchestra (Valery Gergiev) Margarita Kulik (Dancer) Larissa Lezhnina (Dancer) Ilse Liepa (Dancer) Yekaterina Maximova (Dancer) Léon Minkus (Composer) Maya Plisetskaya (Dancer) Farukh Ruzimatov (Dancer) Camille Saint-Saëns (Composer) Igor Stravinsky (Composer) Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Composer) The Vaganova Ballet Academy Makhar Vasiev (Dancer) Konstantin Zalinsky (Dancer)

Track Listing Disc 1 Track 1 Titles and Introduction Running Time 1:05 Track 2 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky) Running Time 4:46 Track 3 Polonaise and Mazurka From Paquita (Minkus, Leon) Running Time 4:00 Track 4 Adagio From Swan Lake Op. 20 (Tchaikovsky) Running Time 9:32 Track 5 Adagio From The Leaves Are Fading (Dvorák) Running Time 7:11 Track 6 Russian Dance (Tchaikovsky) Running Time 4:06 Track 7 Pas de trios (Dance of the Mirlitons) From The Nutcracker Op. 71a - Suite (Tchaikovsky) Running Time 4:07 Track 8 Pas de deux From Diana and Actaeon (Drigo) Running Time 11:30 Track 9 Grand pas From Paquita (Minkus, Leon) Running Time 8:47 Track 10 Titles Running Time 0:18 Track 11 Pas de deux, Act III From The Sleeping Beauty Op. 66a - Suite (Tchaikovsky) Running Time 5:03 Track 12 Pas de deux From Le Corsaire (Adam) Running Time 6:15 Track 13 Pas de deux, Act II From Giselle (Adam) Running Time 6:56 Track 14 Aniuta (Gavrilin) Running Time 12:20 Track 15 The Firebird and the Prince From The Firebird (L'oiseau de Feu) (Stravinsky) Running Time 9:24 Track 16 (Solo) From The Dying Swan (Saint-Saëns) Running Time 5:25 Track 17 Grand pas de deux From Don Quixote (Minkus, Leon) Running Time 8:31
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Works on This Recording

1.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Excerpt(s) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
2.
Pacquita: Polonaise by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Russia 
3.
Pacquita: Mazurka by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Russia 
4.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: Act 2 - Adagio by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
5.
Cypresses for String Quartet, B 152 by Antonín Dvorák
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Bohemia 
6.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 7, Dance of the Reeds by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
7.
Pacquita: Grand pas by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Russia 
8.
Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 28, Act 3 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
9.
Giselle: Act 2 Pas de deux by Adolphe Adam
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841 
10.
Anyuta: Excerpt(s) by Valerii Gavrilin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; USSR 
11.
Firebird: Excerpt(s) by Igor Stravinsky
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909-1910; Russia 
12.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
13.
Don Quixote: Grand pas de deux by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 

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