Essential BalletMusic CD - 2012
Essential Ballet is a collection of the most popular highlights from the world's greatest ballets, making an excellent introduction to Decca's Ballet Edition. All the most famous Russian ballets are featured with highlights from the three Tchaikovsky ballets, Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker, as well as the two masterworks by Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet and Cinderella. Other high points include the adagio from Khachaturian's Spartacus and the (3z(BClog Dance(3y (Bfrom La Fille mal gardée, alongside excerpts from Adam's Giselle and the two ballets by Delibes, Coppélia and Sylvia. In total no fewer than 18 ballets by 11 different composers are represented and with 40 tracks drawn from Decca's rich heritage of recordings totalling well over 2 hours of music.
Branch Call Number: CD ESSE
Characteristics: 2 sound discs (CD)