The Glory of the Kirov

Overview

Some of ballet's top stars spent their early years at the Kirov Ballet in St. Petersburg, and in this program, some of their work from that era can be seen. Glory of the Kirov is a compilation of performances collected from Russian archival sources, including appearances by Mikhail Baryshnikov, Rudolph Nureyev, and Natalia Makarova. Footage includes selections from Khatchaturian's Spartacus, Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, and Glazunov's Raymonda. The program offers an opportunity to see many of ballet's legendary ...
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Overview

Some of ballet's top stars spent their early years at the Kirov Ballet in St. Petersburg, and in this program, some of their work from that era can be seen. Glory of the Kirov is a compilation of performances collected from Russian archival sources, including appearances by Mikhail Baryshnikov, Rudolph Nureyev, and Natalia Makarova. Footage includes selections from Khatchaturian's Spartacus, Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, and Glazunov's Raymonda. The program offers an opportunity to see many of ballet's legendary performers.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/30/2005
  • UPC: 032031202191
  • Original Release: 1995
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  • Source: Kultur Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Black & White
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 47,181

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Glory of the Kirov
1. Introduction [1:24]
2. Swan Lake - Black Swan Pas De Deux 1953 Natalia Dudinskaya and Konstantin Sergeyev [5:24]
3. Exercises c. 1920 Tamara Karsavina [1:52]
4. Raymonda - Pas De Deux 1969 Irina Kolpakova and Vladilen Semenov [4:26]
5. Viennese Waltz 1960 Ninel Kurgapkina and Boris Bregvadze [4:46]
6. Reflection - Pas De Deux 1960 Alla Osipenko and Anatoli Nisnevich [3:54]
7. Le Corsaire - Pas De Deux 1958 Alla Sizova and Rudolf Nureyev [4:34]
8. Laurencia - Pas De Six 1959 Ninel Kurgapkina and Rudolf Nureyev [2:58]
9. The Tale of Serg Nikish 1969 Yelena Yevteyeva and Mikhail Baryshnikov [5:46]
10. The Dying Swan 1964 Natalia Makarova [2:52]
11. Pas De Quatre 1968 Yelena Yevteyeva, Garriela Komleva, Lubov Galinskaya, Ludmilla Kovaleva [14:12]
12. Syrinx 1971 Alla Osipenko [4:13]
13. Spartacus (Excerpt) 1972 [2:49]
14. Soartacus (Excerpt) 1967 Irina Zubkovskaya and Askold Makarov [3:01]
15. Romeo and Juliet - Solo 1968 Nikita Dolgushin [5:33]
16. The Ice Maiden - Pas De Deux 1974 Alla Osipenko and John Markovski [4:11]
17. Les Sylphides - Waltz 1969 Gabriela Komleva and Sergei Vikulov [4:29]
18. Le Corsaire - Pas De Deux 1974 Ninel Kurgapkina and Vadim Budarin [6:30]
19. Swan Lake - White Swan Pas De Deux 1940 Galina Ulanova and Konstantin Sergeyev [4:07]
20. The Dying Swan 1972 Olga Moiseyeva [4:07]
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