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Manuel de Falla's "Three Cornered Hat" ballet is by far his most popular composition. The dances in the ballet represent high points of Spanish folk music, full of sparkling melodies and captivating rhythms.
Length
46 mins
Prog. No.
0112
A Portrait of the 24-year-old Ukrainian Dancer Vladimir Malakhov. The film shows extracts from the stage performances and rehearsals for a tribute to the legendary dancer Nijinsky.
Length
45 mins
Prog. No.
5275
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
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
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
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
Here we see two of the greatest Russian violinists, Jascha Heifetz and Nathan Milstein who both learnt under the famous Leopold Auer in St Petersburg. At six, the child prodigee Jascha Heifetz first performed Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, his…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7454
This episode of Classic Archive presents the Vegh Quartet, one of the greatest chamber music groups of our time. Created in 1940 by the famous Hungarian violinist Sándor Vegh, the Quartet played for almost forty years without changing any of its…
Length
54 mins
Prog. No.
7436
In this episode of Classic Archive we discover one of the major pianists of the 20th century: Wilhelm Kempff. All thoughout his career, he imposed himself as one of the greatest performers of German romantic music and more particularly Beethoven.…
Length
51 mins
Prog. No.
7474
This new program of Classic Archive introduces one of the greatest opera myths, Maria Callas. She was not only a diva but also a tragic and romantic heroine. In the first part of the program, in 1965, in France, Maria Callas is accompanied by the…
Length
52 mins
Prog. No.
7455