Ballets Russes
The Ballets Russes was an itinerant ballet company based in Paris that performed between 1909 and 1929 throughout Europe and on tours to North and South America. The company never performed in Russia,...
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Igor Stravinsky
Ballet Choreography: Maurice Béjart Wikipedia Links: 1) Igor Stravinsky http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor_Stravinsky 2) The Rite of Spring http://en.wikipedi...
George Balanchine
Balanchine's first American ballet, Serenade (1934), was choreographed for his students. An ideal manifestation of Tchaikovsky's soaring Serenade for Strings...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Apollo
This ballet depicts Apollo, the young god of music, who is visited and instructed by three Muses: Calliope, Muse of poetry, whose symbol is a tablet; Polyhym...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Serenade
Balanchine's first American ballet, Serenade (1934), was choreographed for his students. An ideal manifestation of Tchaikovsky's soaring Serenade for Strings...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Ballo della Regina, clip 1
Created by the legendary George Balanchine for New York City Ballet in 1978, Ballo della Regina is a virtuoso set of variations, comparable to the bel canto ...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Rubies
Rubies Choreography by George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust A ballet in three parts, George Balanchine's Jewels was premiered by New York City Bal...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Symphony in C
George Balanchine's dazzling Symphony in C is a stunning showpiece for Houston Ballet's full company. Symphony in C Choreography by George Balanchine © The G...
Song of Norway
Here's a playing of Greatest Hits with Jeff Davis and Wayne Brady.
Igor Stravinsky "The Rite of Spring" - YouTube
May 3, 2008 ... Ballet Choreography: Maurice Béjart Wikipedia Links: 1) Igor Stravinsky http://en. wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor_Stravinsky 2) The Rite of Spring ...
Igor Stravinsky - Firebird (Stravinsky conducts)
One of those rare videos where the great Stravinsky conducts his own Firebird ..the Lullaby suite at the age of 82.
Igor Stravinsky - Rite of Spring
Roni Porat conducts the Israel Philharmonic with Clipa Theater and takes part in the dance. www.roniporat.com המנצח רוני פורת עם פולחן האביב, הפילהרמונית היש...
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo was a ballet company created by members of the Ballets Russes in 1937 after Léonide Massine and René Blum had a falling-out with the co-founder Wassily de Basil (usually r...
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Five Moons
The Five Moons are five Native American ballerinas from the U.S. state of Oklahoma who achieved international prominence during the 20th century. They are Yvonne Chouteau, Rosella Hightower, Moscelyn...
Five Moons - Wikipedia
Genia Melikova
Genia Melikova Evgenia (January 6, 1924 – March 5, 2004) was a well-known ballet dancer in Europe in the 50s and 60s who then established a long and prestigious teaching career in the United States.Ms...
Jack in the Box (Satie)
Jack in the Box (sometimes seen as Jack-in-the-Box) is a work written by Erik Satie in 1899. It was written for a pantomime-ballet (Satie called it a "clownerie", and also a "suite anglaise") to a sc...
The Prodigal Son (ballet)
The Prodigal Son, or L'enfant prodigue, Op. 46 (Russian: Блудный сын) is a ballet created for Diaghilev's Ballets Russes by George Balanchine to music by Sergei Prokofiev (1928–29). The li...
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Edward Clark (conductor)
Thomas Edward Clark (10 May 1888 – 30 April 1962) was an English conductor and music producer for the BBC. Through his positions in leading new music organizations and his wide-ranging ...
Edward Clark (conductor) - Wikipedia
Coco and Igor
Coco and Igor is a 2002 novel by Chris Greenhalgh.Set mainly in Paris in 1920, the fictional novel is based on a possible real-life affair between Coco Chanel and Igor Stravinsky.
Stravinsky’s The...
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Les Sylphides
Les Sylphides is a short, non-narrative ballet blanc. Its original choreography was by Michel Fokine, with music by Frédéric Chopin orchestrated by Alexander Glazunov. Glazunov had already set some of...
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Léonide Massine
Leonid Fyodorovich Myasin (Russian: Леони́д Фёдорович Мя́син), better known in the West by the French transliteration as Léonide Massine (9 August [O.S. 28 July] 1896 –...
Pierre Vladimiroff
Pierre Vladimiroff, or Pyotr Nikolayevich Vladimirov (Russian: Пётр Николаевич Владимиров; born February 13, 1893 in Gatchina, Saint Petersburg Governorate, Russian Empire – died Novembe...
Pierre Vladimiroff - Wikipedia
Alexandra Danilova
Aleksandra Dionisyevna Danilova (Russian: Александра Дионисьевна Данилова; November 20, 1903 – July 13, 1997) was a Russian-born prima ballerina, who became an American citizen. In 1989, she was recog...
Alexandra Danilova - Wikipedia
Scheherazade (Rimsky-Korsakov)
Scheherazade (Russian: Шехерaзада, Shekherazada in transliteration), Op. 35, is a symphonic poem composed by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov in 1888. Based on One Thousand and One Nights, sometimes known ...
Scheherazade (Rimsky-Korsakov) - Wikipedia
Lydia Lopokova
Lydia Lopokova, Baroness Keynes (born Lidia Vasilyevna Lopukhova) (Russian: Ли́дия Васи́льевна Лопухо́ва; 21 October 1892 – 8 June 1981) was a famous Russian ballerina during the early 20th centur...
Lydia Lopokova - Wikipedia
Berceuses du chat
The Berceuses du chat (Russian: Kolibelniye, English: Cat Lullabies) is a cycle of four songs for contralto and three clarinetists composed by Igor Stravinsky in 1915. The work is usually referred t...