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Maya Plisetskaya [videorecording] : diva of dance.

Format:
Video/Projected medium
Language:
  • English
  • Russian
Published/​Created:
[Berlin, Germany] : EuroArts Music, [2006]
Description:
1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (12 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Notes:
  • Collective title from menu screen.
  • In accompanying booklet: "But I still feel my old energy even now" / Julia Lukjanova ; translation: Janet & Michael Berridge.
  • Originally produced in 2005.
Creation/​Production credits:
Interview: camera, Volker Gläser ; editor, Dietmar Kraus ; director and producer, Wolf Seesemann ; produced by Kultur.Medien.Konzepte.
Time and place of event:
  • Boléro recorded at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, Brussels, 1977; all other performances recorded at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow (International Maya Plisetskaya and Rodion Shchedrin Foundation).
  • Interview recorded in Munich, Dec. 2004; performances recorded between ca. 1950-1977.
System details:
DVD, NTSC; region 0.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
  • Interview director and producer, Wolf Seesemann.
  • Author of accompanying matter, "But I still feel my old energy even now": Julia Lukjanova ; translation: Janet & Michael Berridge.
Contents:
In performance: Prélude (6:40) / Johann Sebastian Bach ; partnered by Nicolai Fadeyechev ; Raymonda (excerpts) (7:04) / Alexander Glazunov partnered by Nicolai Fadeyechev ; Carmen Suite (excerpt) (3:43) / Georges Bizet, Rodion Shchedrin ; choreographer: Alberto Alons ; partnered by Victor Barykin ; Romeo and Juliet (excerpts) (9:48) / choreographer: Leonid Lavrovsky ; partnered by Yuri Zhdanov ; Swan Lake (excerpt) (2:46) / partnered by Nicolai Fadeyechev ; Don Quixote (excerpt) (6:00) / Ludwig Minkus ; choreographer: Marius Petipa ; partnered by Vladimir Tikhonov ; The Dying swan (3:17) / Camille Saint-Saëns ; Spartacus (excerpt) (6:10) / Aram Khachaturian ; choreographer: Leonid Jacobson ; partnered by Dmitri Begag ; Laurencia (excerpt) (1:23) / Alexander Krein ; choreographer: Vakhtang Chaboukiani ; partnered by Nicolia Fadeyechev ; Walpurgis Night (excerpts) (2:47) / Charles Gounod ; partnered by Maris Liepa ; Isadora (excerpt) (1:16) / Beethoven, Brahms, Liszt, Chopin, Schubert, Scriabin, Rouget de Lisle ; choreographer: Maurice Béjart ; Boléro / Maurice Ravel ; choreographer: Maurice Béjart ; partnered by Le Ballet du XXe siècle / RTBF and Théâtre royal de la Monnaie -- In conversation: Introduction (1:16) ; Childhood (1:22) ; Raymonda (2:06) ; Don Quixote (1:40) ; Adapting dance to music (0:44) ; Prélude (1:57) ; First encounter with Rodion Shchedrin (1:47) ; Walpurgis night (1:17) ; Swan Lake (1:59) ; Mao and Stalin (4:21) ; Romeo and Juliet (2:22) ; Spartacus (3:16) ; Carmen (7:41) ; A fruitful partnership (3:09) ; Boléro (5:45) ; Isadora (1:32) ; Friendship with Pierre Cardin (3:55) ; The dying swan (3:08) ; Maya -- a real human being (3:43) -- Trailers.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Biography
  • Documentary films
  • Filmed ballets
  • Interviews
  • Filmed dance
  • Dance films
Other title(s):
  • Bach prelude no. 8 (Choreographic work : Kasatkina and Vasilëv)
  • Dying swan (Choreographic work : Fokine)
  • Bolero (Choreographic work : Béjart)
  • But I still feel my old energy even now.
Publisher no.:
2054938
OCLC:
64404474
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