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TCHAIKOVSKY, P.I.: Ballet Masterpieces (Fonteyn, Somes) (1954-1959) (NTSC)



TCHAIKOVSKY, P.I.: Ballet Masterpieces (Fonteyn, Somes) (1954-1959) (NTSC)

DVD Clip

Tchaikovsky Ballet Masterpieces


Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky:
Sleeping Beauty (excerpts)
Swan Lake (excerpts)
The Nutcracker: Act II

Margot Fonteyn, dancer
Michael Somes, dancer

Sleeping Beauty
choreography after Marius Petipa
Royal Opera House Orchestra
John Lanchbery
, conductor
Broadcast: 20 December 1959

Swan Lake
choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Robert Irving
, conductor
Broadcast: 9 June 1954

The Nutcracker
choreography by Peter Wright after Lev Ivanov
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Hugo Rignold
, conductor
Broadcast: 21 December 1958


Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: LPCM Mono
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Booklet notes: English, French, German
Running time: 72 mins
No. of DVDs: 1

Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Irving, Robert; Lanchbery, John; Rignold, Hugo

London Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Fonteyn, Margot; Somes, Michael

Label: ICA Classics

Genre: Ballet

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: ICAD5050

Barcode: 5060244550506

Physical Release: 11/2011

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