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Corps
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directed by Wilbert Bank, fl. 1970; conducted by Sir Colin Davis, 1927-2013; choreographed by Hans van Manen, 1932-; designed by Keso Dekker, 1946-, Keso Dekker, 1946-, Tom Van Noorden, fl. 1992-2010; produced by Ank Muller, fl. 1980-1990; performed by Gidon Kremer, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (Orchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks), Munich and Dutch National Ballet (ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 30 mins
Corps, created in 1985, is a macho piece with a recurring homophobic theme. A gang of men in most unflattering shiny black, slit-fronted bibbed and highly cut shorts, stamp, huddle and intimidate any couple who dance together. There are three girls who come in at different times: the first in white, the second, in...
directed by Wilbert Bank, fl. 1970; conducted by Sir Colin Davis, 1927-2013; choreographed by Hans van Manen, 1932-; designed by Keso Dekker, 1946-, Keso Dekker, 1946-, Tom Van Noorden, fl. 1992-2010; produced by Ank Muller, fl. 1980-1990; performed by Gidon Kremer, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (Orchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks), Munich and Dutch National Ballet (ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 30 mins
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Memoria
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directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942- and Masazumi Chaya, fl. 1972; choreographed by Alvin Ailey, 1931-1989; designed by Christina Giannini, fl. 1970; performed by April Berry, fl. 1991, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre (ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 28 mins
For the American dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey (1931–1989) dance is an international art which discloses itself to all people because it doesn't require any spoken language. Everywhere that the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre appeared, the audiences greeted the harmonic beauty, the dynamic movements an...
directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942- and Masazumi Chaya, fl. 1972; choreographed by Alvin Ailey, 1931-1989; designed by Christina Giannini, fl. 1970; performed by April Berry, fl. 1991, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre (ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 28 mins
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Peter and the Wolf
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directed by Merle Park, 1937-; conducted by Paul Murphy; choreographed by Matthew Hart; designed by Ian Spurling, Bernie Davis; performed by David Johnson, fl. 1983, Layla Harrison, Karan Lingham, Elizabeth Holliday, Martin Harvey and Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943- (ArtHaus Musik, 1997), 30 mins
These two ballet recordings, based on the music of the French composer Maurice Ravel and the Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev, are recommended to every child, youth and adult whose heart and mind are open for a musical and dancing encounter with the world of fairy tales. Both of them are about a small boy and his...
directed by Merle Park, 1937-; conducted by Paul Murphy; choreographed by Matthew Hart; designed by Ian Spurling, Bernie Davis; performed by David Johnson, fl. 1983, Layla Harrison, Karan Lingham, Elizabeth Holliday, Martin Harvey and Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943- (ArtHaus Musik, 1997), 30 mins
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Solo
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directed by Wilbert Bank, fl. 1970; choreographed by Hans van Manen, 1932-; designed by Keso Dekker, 1946-, Keso Dekker, 1946-, Joop Caboort; produced by George Van Breemen, 1972-; performed by Miguel Oliveira, Amos Ben-Tal and Mario Zambrano, Nederlands Dans Theater II, in Hans van Manen: Nederlands Dans Theater, HET Nationale Ballet (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 2000), 8 mins
This is a performance of Solo, performed by Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT I), and choreographed by Hans van Manen to the music of J.S. Bach.
directed by Wilbert Bank, fl. 1970; choreographed by Hans van Manen, 1932-; designed by Keso Dekker, 1946-, Keso Dekker, 1946-, Joop Caboort; produced by George Van Breemen, 1972-; performed by Miguel Oliveira, Amos Ben-Tal and Mario Zambrano, Nederlands Dans Theater II, in Hans van Manen: Nederlands Dans Theater, HET Nationale Ballet (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 2000), 8 mins
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Coppélia
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conducted by Kent Nagano, 1951-; choreographed by Maguy Marin, 1951-; designed by Renaud Gaulot, fl. 1994, Montserrat Casanova, fl. 1986, Jørgen S. Johannessen; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Nerses Boyadjian, fl. 1994, Josu Zabala, fl. 1985, Françoise Jouillie, fl. 1986 and Maria Brown, fl. 1994, Lyon National Opera Ballet (ArtHaus Musik, 1994), 1 hour 1 mins
Léo Delibes was 30 years old when he achieved his critical breakthrough in France’s musical metropolis. Having made his debut with the music for the ballet La Source (The Source), he was immediately entrusted with the commission of writing a ballet composition that would fill an entire evening performance; the...
conducted by Kent Nagano, 1951-; choreographed by Maguy Marin, 1951-; designed by Renaud Gaulot, fl. 1994, Montserrat Casanova, fl. 1986, Jørgen S. Johannessen; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Nerses Boyadjian, fl. 1994, Josu Zabala, fl. 1985, Françoise Jouillie, fl. 1986 and Maria Brown, fl. 1994, Lyon National Opera Ballet (ArtHaus Musik, 1994), 1 hour 1 mins
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Dances from Romeo and Juliet: Tudor's One-Act Ballet
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composed by Frederick Delius, 1862-1934; conducted by Emanuel Vardi; choreographed by Antony Tudor, 1908-1987; performed by Nora Kaye, 1920-1987 and Hugh Laing, 1911-1988, Camera Three Chamber Orchestra (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 8 mins
Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." In drama with Bryarl Lee (Juliet) and Stephen Joyce (Romeo); as music with Alice Howland and John McCollum singing Berlioz' setting of key scenes; and as ballet with Nora Kaye and Hugh Laing dancing Anthony Tudor's choreography. Emanuel Vardi conducts an off-stage orchestra.
composed by Frederick Delius, 1862-1934; conducted by Emanuel Vardi; choreographed by Antony Tudor, 1908-1987; performed by Nora Kaye, 1920-1987 and Hugh Laing, 1911-1988, Camera Three Chamber Orchestra (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 8 mins
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Giselle
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directed by Mans Reutersward, 1932-; composed by Adolphe Adam, 1803-1856; conducted by Richard Bonynge, 1930-; choreographed by Mats Ek, 1945-; designed by Marie-Louise Ekman, 1944-, Marie-Louise Ekman, 1944-, Börje Berglund, fl. 1977-2004; performed by Ana Laguna, 1955-, Luc Bouy, fl. 1968, Yvan Auzley, fl. 1982, Vanessa McIntosh, fl. 1982 and Lena Wennergren-Juras, fl. 1999, Cullberg Ballet and Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra (ArtHaus Musik, 1987), 1 hour 28 mins
“Giselle“ is seen as the epitome of romantic ballet and ever since its debut performance in 1841, it features among the standard repertoire of countless ballet companies. The acclaimed Swedish choreographer and dancer, Mats Ek, made dance history in the early eighties with his bizarrely unromantic and radicall...
directed by Mans Reutersward, 1932-; composed by Adolphe Adam, 1803-1856; conducted by Richard Bonynge, 1930-; choreographed by Mats Ek, 1945-; designed by Marie-Louise Ekman, 1944-, Marie-Louise Ekman, 1944-, Börje Berglund, fl. 1977-2004; performed by Ana Laguna, 1955-, Luc Bouy, fl. 1968, Yvan Auzley, fl. 1982, Vanessa McIntosh, fl. 1982 and Lena Wennergren-Juras, fl. 1999, Cullberg Ballet and Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra (ArtHaus Musik, 1987), 1 hour 28 mins
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John Henry
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conducted by Milton Rosenstock, 1917-1992; choreographed by Arthur Mitchell, 1934-; designed by Ves Harper, 1940-2004, Carl Michel, 1928-2004, Warren Scott Schilk, fl. 1988; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Eddie J. Shellman, fl. 1986, Yvonne Hall, fl. 1974, Felicity De Jager, fl. 1993, Lowell Smith, 1951-2007, Gregory Jackson, fl. 1988, Ronald Perry, fl. 1978 and Leon Bibb, 1922-2015, Dance Theatre of Harlem (ArtHaus Musik, 1989), 23 mins
The 'Dance Theatre of Harlem’s' birthplace was in a disused garage in Harlem, a black district of New York. Arthur Mitchell, the founder who still acts as its artistic director, set up the ballet school with the aim of giving black dancers the opportunity of sound training, as their skin color meant that they of...
conducted by Milton Rosenstock, 1917-1992; choreographed by Arthur Mitchell, 1934-; designed by Ves Harper, 1940-2004, Carl Michel, 1928-2004, Warren Scott Schilk, fl. 1988; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Eddie J. Shellman, fl. 1986, Yvonne Hall, fl. 1974, Felicity De Jager, fl. 1993, Lowell Smith, 1951-2007, Gregory Jackson, fl. 1988, Ronald Perry, fl. 1978 and Leon Bibb, 1922-2015, Dance Theatre of Harlem (ArtHaus Musik, 1989), 23 mins
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Maurice Béjart's Nutcracker
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Edmon Colomer; choreographed by Maurice Béjart, 1927-2007 and Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Roger Bernard, fl. 2000, Anna De Giorgi, fl. 2000, Clement Cayrol, fl. 2000; performed by Yvette Horner, 1922-, Juichi Kobayashi, 1969-, Elisabet Ros, fl. 2000, Damaas Thijs, fl. 2000 and Gil Roman, 1960-, Béjart Ballet Lausanne, in Maurice Béjart's Nutcracker (Digital Classics Distribution, 2000), 1 hour 43 mins
An inspired showman, Béjart attracted huge new audiences for dance with the productions he mounted in sports stadia, public squares and circus tents. Punctuated by Béjart’s narration of his life story, his magical staging of The Nutcracker is an enchanting and enchanted autobiography. Tchaikovsky's score is au...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Edmon Colomer; choreographed by Maurice Béjart, 1927-2007 and Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Roger Bernard, fl. 2000, Anna De Giorgi, fl. 2000, Clement Cayrol, fl. 2000; performed by Yvette Horner, 1922-, Juichi Kobayashi, 1969-, Elisabet Ros, fl. 2000, Damaas Thijs, fl. 2000 and Gil Roman, 1960-, Béjart Ballet Lausanne, in Maurice Béjart's Nutcracker (Digital Classics Distribution, 2000), 1 hour 43 mins
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Ozark Set
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composed by Elie Siegmeister, 1909-1991; choreographed by John Butler, 1918-1993; performed by Yuriko Kikuchi, 1920-, Glen Tetley, 1926-2007, Beatrice Tompkins, Joan Skinner, Dorothy Hill, Ian Tucker, Helene Ellis, Gerald Arpino, 1923-2008, Ted Pearson and John Butler, 1918-1993 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
Choreographer John Butler interprets the reactions of the people of a simple Ozark village when a young Japanese girl comes to live among them. Dance program on American folklore theme. The music is by Elie Siegmeister. The dancers are John Butler, Yuriko, Ian Tucker, Glen Tetley, Joan Skinner, Beatrice Tompkins,...
composed by Elie Siegmeister, 1909-1991; choreographed by John Butler, 1918-1993; performed by Yuriko Kikuchi, 1920-, Glen Tetley, 1926-2007, Beatrice Tompkins, Joan Skinner, Dorothy Hill, Ian Tucker, Helene Ellis, Gerald Arpino, 1923-2008, Ted Pearson and John Butler, 1918-1993 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
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