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Paris Opera Ballet, The: Seven Ballets

Synopsis
A compilation of seven original dances set to music from composers such as Tchaikovsky, Sibelius and Grieg, choreographed by Norbert Schmucki and Marius Petipa and featuring the stars of The Paris Opera Ballet, the Company known as ‘the cradle of classical ballet’. Among the dancers are Sylvie Guillem, Patrick Dupond, and Noëlla Pontois, the epitome of a French ballerina.

BALLET - CHOREOGRAPHER- MUSIC
1. Escamillo - Norbert Schmucki - Spanish Folk
2. Le Petit Pan - Norbert Schmucki - Grieg
3. Bambou (extract) - Norbert Schmucki - African Folk Music
4. Grande Pas Classique - Marius Petipa - Auber
5. Rixe - Norbert Schmucki - Saint Saens
6. Une Femme - Norbert Schmucki - Sibelius
7. The White Swan (Swan Lake) - Marius Petipa - Tchaikovsky
Language
English
Country
France
Year of release
2008
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
ballet; modern dance; Paris Opera Ballet

Credits

Contributor
Marius Petipa; Norbert Schmucki
Cast
Noëlla Pontois 
Patrick Dupond 
Sylvie Guillem 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£17.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
68 minutes
Year
2008

Distributor

Name

Quantum Leap

Notes
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