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Ballet de l'Opera National de Paris Collection


Release Date: 11/17/2017 
Label:  Bel Air Classiques   Catalog #: 613  
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckSteve ReichMaurice RavelFrédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Thomas HengelbrockGeorges-Elie OctorsKoen Kessels
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Balthasar-Neumann EnsembleBalthasar-Neumann ChoirIctus Ensemble,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
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The Paris Opera Ballet, though historically and famously a classical ensemble, proved over the years to be perfectly at ease with the demands and the subtilities of the contemporary repertoire. A tribute to its dazzling technique and unique style, this collector box-set features three milestones in the recent history of the French company : Pina Bausch’s Orpheus und Eurydike, a "Tribute to Jerome Robbins," ten years after his passing, and Anne Teresa de Keersmaker’s Rain. All these programs were filmed at the Palais Garnier, a world-reknowned temple of classical ballet : a way to insure the continuity between the masterpieces of
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Works on This Recording

1.
Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Thomas Hengelbrock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Balthasar-Neumann Ensemble,  Balthasar-Neumann Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Rain by Steve Reich
Conductor:  Georges-Elie Octors
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ictus Ensemble,  Synergy Vocals
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 
3.
En Sol by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Koen Kessels
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris National Opera Orchestra
4.
In the Night by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Koen Kessels
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris National Opera Orchestra
5.
The Concert by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Koen Kessels
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris National Opera Orchestra

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