Three Ballets by Kenneth Macmillan - Concerto, Elite Syncopations, Judas Tree [Blu-ray]

Release Date: 11/16/2010
Label: Opus Arte
Catalog Number: OA BD7074D
Number of Discs: 1

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"With The Judas Tree MacMillan has again challenged ballet's perceptions about its own identity: he shows the human condition, in actual and symbolic terms, as the central matter of a dance theatre that he continues to enrich." -- Clement Crisp

Kenneth MacMillan
THREE BALLETS

Concerto

Marianela Nuñez, dancer
Yuhui Choe, dancer
Steven McRae, dancer
Kenneth MacMillan, choreographer

Music:
Dmitry Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Dominic Grier, conductor

Elite Syncopations

Sarah Lamb, dancer
Valeri Hristov, dancer
Steven McRae, dancer
Kenneth MacMillan, choreographer

Music:
Scott Joplin and other Ragtime composers
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Robert Clark, conductor

The Judas Tree

Carlos Acosta, dancer
Leanne Benjamin, dancer
Edward Watson, dancer
Kenneth MacMillan, choreographer

Music:
Brian Elias
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, March 2010

Bonus:
- Introductions to each ballet piece by Deborah MacMillan

Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM Stereo / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish
Running time: 104 mins
No. of Discs: 1 (BD 50)
Works on This Recording
1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102: Excerpt(s) by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor: Dominic Grier
Written: 1957 ;
2. Elite Syncopations by Scott Joplin
Conductor: Robert Clark
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1902 ; USA
3. Work(s) by Scott Joplin
Conductor: Robert Clark
Period: 20th Century
4. The Judas Tree by Brian Elias
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
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