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'Meditation' from Thaïs
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directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 8 mins
Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, was one of the 20th century's most influential choreographers, whose musical, subtle and graceful style and extraordinary gift for storytelling had a profound impact on the development of British ballet. This special programme, performed at the Royal Ope...
directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 8 mins
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Monotones I and II
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directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 22 mins
Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, was one of the 20th century's most influential choreographers, whose musical, subtle and graceful style and extraordinary gift for storytelling had a profound impact on the development of British ballet. This special programme, performed at the Royal Ope...
directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 22 mins
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The Sleeping Beauty
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directed by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910 and Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Maria Björnson, Maria Björnson, Pat Collins, fl. 1976; produced by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Bob Lockyer, 1942- and Revel Guest, 1931-; performed by Viviana Durante, 1967-, Zoltan Solymosi, 1967-, Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Benazir Hussain, fl. 2002, William Tuckett, 1969-, Elizabeth McGorian, 1960-, David Drew, fl. 1955, Errol Pickford, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Peter Abegglan, fl. 1985 and Larissa Bamber, fl. 1986, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 1996), 2 hours 13 mins
This is a performance of The Sleeping Beauty, performed by the Royal Ballet and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and conducted by Barry Wordsworth.
directed by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910 and Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Maria Björnson, Maria Björnson, Pat Collins, fl. 1976; produced by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Bob Lockyer, 1942- and Revel Guest, 1931-; performed by Viviana Durante, 1967-, Zoltan Solymosi, 1967-, Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Benazir Hussain, fl. 2002, William Tuckett, 1969-, Elizabeth McGorian, 1960-, David Drew, fl. 1955, Errol Pickford, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Peter Abegglan, fl. 1985 and Larissa Bamber, fl. 1986, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 1996), 2 hours 13 mins
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La Valse
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directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 15 mins
Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, was one of the 20th century's most influential choreographers, whose musical, subtle and graceful style and extraordinary gift for storytelling had a profound impact on the development of British ballet. This special programme, performed at the Royal Ope...
directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 15 mins
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Dance Masterclass, Episode 1, Sir Fredrick Ashton and Anthony Dowell
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choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dance Masterclass, Episode 1, in Dance Masterclass - Sir Fredrick Ashton and Anthony Dowell (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 44 mins

An insight into the dedication and hard work required by all dancers to bring their performance to the peak of perfection. This first of four workshops takes viewers behind the scenes to watch Britain's leading dance companies in rehearsal.

Sir Frederick Ashton and Anthony Dowell impart their knowledge to stars of...

choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dance Masterclass, Episode 1, in Dance Masterclass - Sir Fredrick Ashton and Anthony Dowell (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 44 mins
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Five Brahms Waltzes in the manner of Isadora Duncan
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Andy King-Dabbs, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Frederick Ashton: Les Patineurs, Divertissements, Scènes de Ballet (London, England: Opus Arte, 2011), 11 mins
Founder choreographer of The Royal Ballet, Frederick Ashton created more than 100 ballets over a 60 year career. Showcasing three of his shorter works, this disc reflects the breadth of his sophisticated, elegant and widely popular style. Les Patineurs evokes the Edwardian skating rink, with all its youthful charm...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Andy King-Dabbs, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Frederick Ashton: Les Patineurs, Divertissements, Scènes de Ballet (London, England: Opus Arte, 2011), 11 mins
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Ondine
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Lila De Nobili, 1916-2002, Lila De Nobili, 1916-2002, John B. Read; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Miyako Yoshida, 1965-, Edward Watson, 1976-, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976, Ricardo Cervera, fl. 1993 and Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 2010), 1 hour 43 mins
This is a performance of Ondine, performed by The Royal Ballet and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and conducted by Barry Wordsworth.
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Lila De Nobili, 1916-2002, Lila De Nobili, 1916-2002, John B. Read; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Miyako Yoshida, 1965-, Edward Watson, 1976-, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976, Ricardo Cervera, fl. 1993 and Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 2010), 1 hour 43 mins
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Tales of Beatrix Potter
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directed by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-; composed by John Lanchbery, 1923-2003; conducted by Paul Murphy; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Christine Edzard, 1945-, Mark Jonathan; produced by Oliver MacFarlane, fl. 1986; performed by Victoria Hewitt, fl. 1996, Ricardo Cervera, fl. 1993, Jonathan Howells, fl. 1991, Gemma Sykes, fl. 1999, Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Bennet Gartside, fl. 1995, Laura Morera, fl. 1995, David Pickering, fl. 1990, Zachary Faruque, Giacomo Ciriaci, Iohna Loots, fl. 1995, Joshua Tuifua, fl. 1992-2008 and Steven McRae, fl. 2004, Royal Ballet and Royal Ballet Sinfonia (Opus Arte, 2008), 1 hour 13 mins
This is a performance of Tales of Beatrix Potter, performed by The Royal Ballet and Royal Ballet Sinfonia, and conducted by Paul Murphy.
directed by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-; composed by John Lanchbery, 1923-2003; conducted by Paul Murphy; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Christine Edzard, 1945-, Mark Jonathan; produced by Oliver MacFarlane, fl. 1986; performed by Victoria Hewitt, fl. 1996, Ricardo Cervera, fl. 1993, Jonathan Howells, fl. 1991, Gemma Sykes, fl. 1999, Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Bennet Gartside, fl. 1995, Laura Morera, fl. 1995, David Pickering, fl. 1990, Zachary Faruque, Giacomo Ciriaci, Iohna Loots, fl. 1995, Joshua Tuifua, fl. 1992-2008 and Steven McRae, fl. 2004, Royal Ballet and Royal Ballet Sinfonia (Opus Arte, 2008), 1 hour 13 mins
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Divertissements
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composed by Jules Emile Frédéric Massenet, 1842-1912, Johann Strauss, Jr., 1825-1899, Johannes Brahms, 1833-1897 and Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky, 1840-1893; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by John B. Read; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; performed by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Tamara Rojo, 1974-, Thiago Soares, 1980-, Mara Galeazzi, 1973-, Viacheslav Samodurov, 1974-, Ricardo Cervera, fl. 1993, Laura Morera, fl. 1995, Jonathan Cope and Darcey Bussell, 1969-, in Frederick Ashton: Les Patineurs, Divertissements, Scènes de Ballet (Opus Arte), 43 mins
composed by Jules Emile Frédéric Massenet, 1842-1912, Johann Strauss, Jr., 1825-1899, Johannes Brahms, 1833-1897 and Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky, 1840-1893; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by John B. Read; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; performed by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Tamara Rojo, 1974-, Thiago Soares, 1980-, Mara Galeazzi, 1973-, Viacheslav Samodurov, 1974-, Ricardo Cervera, fl. 1993, Laura Morera, fl. 1995, Jonathan Cope and Darcey Bussell, 1969-, in Frederick Ashton: Les Patineurs, Divertissements, Scènes de Ballet (Opus Arte), 43 mins
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La fille mal gardée
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composed by John Lanchbery, 1923-2003 and Louis Hérold, 1791-1833; conducted by Anthony Twiner; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Sir Osbert Lancaster, CBE, 1908-1986, Sir Osbert Lancaster, CBE, 1908-1986, John B. Read; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955- and Christopher Carr; performed by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Marianela Núñez, 1982-, William Tuckett, 1969-, Jonathan Howells, fl. 1991 and David Drew, fl. 1955, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 2008), 1 hour 48 mins
This is a performance of La fille mal gardee, peformed by The Royal Ballet and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and conducted by Anthony Twiner.
composed by John Lanchbery, 1923-2003 and Louis Hérold, 1791-1833; conducted by Anthony Twiner; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Sir Osbert Lancaster, CBE, 1908-1986, Sir Osbert Lancaster, CBE, 1908-1986, John B. Read; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955- and Christopher Carr; performed by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Marianela Núñez, 1982-, William Tuckett, 1969-, Jonathan Howells, fl. 1991 and David Drew, fl. 1955, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 2008), 1 hour 48 mins
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