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The Art of Natalia Osipova

Adam / Tchaikovsky / Herold
Release Date: 09/25/2020 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: 1323  
Composer:  Adolphe AdamLouis Ferdinand HeroldPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Boris GruzinBarry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden OrchestraRoyal Opera House Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
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Russian dance superstar Natalia Osipova joined The Royal Ballet as a Principal in 2013 and has since filled each of her leading roles with an unforgettable passion, fiery energy and technical prowess. This collection brings together some of her most spellbinding performances: her dramatic dual performance of Odette and her rival Odile in Swan Lake; outstanding solos and flair for comedy as the young lover Lise in La Fille mal gardée; and her electric stage presence in the title role of the quintessential Romantic ballet Giselle where she was hailed as ‘technically and artistically supreme… ethereal and desperately moving’ (The Daily
Read more Telegraph). The set is completed with an in-depth portrait, Force of Nature Natalia, which provides an unparalleled opportunity to become closely acquainted with one of the leading ballerinas of her generation, and invites you to discover why critics and audiences all over the world call her a ‘force of nature’ of the dance world. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Giselle by Adolphe Adam
Conductor:  Boris Gruzin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; France 
2.
La fille mal gardée by Louis Ferdinand Herold
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Paris, France 
3.
Swan Lake, Op. 20 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Boris Gruzin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 

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