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The Northern Ballet Theatre's outstanding ballet, based on Charles Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL, tells the immortal tale of Scrooge - a lonely, embittered old man who re-discovers his lost humanity. A story of hope and optimism.
Length
85 mins
Prog. No.
3624

Norbert Beilharz captures the Swiss choreographer Heinz Spoerli's work methods on film, basing his portrait on the development of the Swiss master's new ballet: "Goldberg Variations".

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
0534
A spectacular ice fantasia featuring the world skating champions, Paul and Isabelle Duchesnay, and former world champion, Brian Orser. Set to the music of the symphonic masterpiece by Gustav Holst, this dazzling production incorporates solo and…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
6107

Based on Shakespeare's play, this ballet version adds some imaginative new twists to a popular tale. Heinz Spoerli and the Ballet der Oper am Rhein dance to music in a variety of styles - including Philip Glass's Violin Concerto No. 1, performed by…

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
1200
This ballet, choreographed by James Kudelka, and set to Vivaldi’s celebrated score, describes the four seasons in a man’s life – from the exuberance of youth in “Spring” to the resignation and compassion of old age in “Winter”. Director of Record…
Length
49 mins
Prog. No.
6109
This episode of Classic Archive is devoted to Regine Crespin, an opera singer who has performed practically all sorts of works, soprano as well as mezzo. In this program, Regine Crespin first performs different pieces from the classical repertoire…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7421
This episode of Classic Archive is devoted to Guennadi Rojdestvenski, one of the greatest performers of Russian contemporary music. But it is through a performance of Tchaïkovsky that we discover his unquestionable talent when he conducts the…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7417
This episode of Classic Archive presents one of the century’s ten greatest violinists, Christian Ferras. He was particularly recognized for the purity of his style and the technical perfection of his playing. During his career, he formed a great duet…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7458
This episode of Classic Archive is devoted to the careers of two child prodigies who became exceptional pianists: Solomon and Claudio Arrau. Displaying his legendary sobriety and refinement, Solomon performs Beethoven’s Sonata in F minor…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7403
This episode of Classic Archive presents a program entirely dedicated to Béla Bartók, the Hugarian composer, with the performance of his 44 duos for two violins. These duos, composed in 1931, were commissioned by a music teacher and were originally…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7467