The Art of the Prima Ballerina
Richard Bonynge
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4804874
Barcode
00028948048748
Format
2-CD
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CD 1
LUDWIG MINKUS: La Bayadère
RICCARDO DRIGO: Pas de Trois
GIOACHINOI ROSSINI: Ballet Music (Guillaume Tell)
ADOLPHE ADAM:
Danse des vignerons … Pas seul … Peasant pas de deux (Giselle)
Grand pas de deux (Giselle)
HERMAN SEVERIN LØVENSKJOLD: Pas de deux (La Sylphide)

CD 2
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: Pas de deux: Introduction (Moderato) – Variations I & II – Coda (Swan Lake)
GAETANO DONIZETTI: Ballabile (La Favorite)
LUDWIG MINKUS: Pas de deux (Don Quixote)
ANONYMOUS: Bolero 1830
CESARE PUGNI: Pas de quatre (arr. McDermott)
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: Pas de deux Aurora and Prince Desire (The Sleeping Beauty)
TCHAIKOVSKY: Pas de deux Intrada – Variation I & II – Coda (The Nutcracker)

London Symphony Orchestra
Richard Bonynge

Recording information

Recording Producer: Michael Bremner
Balance Engineer: Arthur Lilley
Recording Location: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London, UK, November 1962

Reviews

‘truly admirable … not to be missed …the playing throughout is superb … Richard Bonynge’s direction is firm but supple’ Audio & Record Review

‘[Bonynge] has a nice sense of rubato, and plenty of verve when this is called for. … The recording is extremely vivid’ Gramophone