Top ballet pieces

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847 : Germany) Conductor: Christian Thielemann Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 4745022

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764 : France) Conductor: Christophe Rousset Ensemble: Les Talens Lyriques Record label: DECCA Catalogue ID: 4762596

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893 : Russia) Conductor: Valery Gergiev Ensemble: Kirov Orchestra Record label: Philips Catalogue ID: 4700322

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893 : Russia) Conductor: Vasily Petrenko Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Avie Catalogue ID: AV 2139

Sergei Prokofiev Conductor: Valery Gergiev Ensemble: Kirov Orchestra Record label: Philips Catalogue ID: 464 726-2

Features

Carlos Acosta in The Sleeping Beauty at the Royal Opera House

‘Loneliness has been a constant factor in my life’ – ballet dancer Carlos Acosta

FRANCE-BALLET-MADEMOISELLE-JULIE

‘Explore as far as you can go with your imagination – and study like hell!’ – conductor Koen Kessels

Arlene Phillips on World Ballet Day

‘I was always the one at the back of the ballet class’ – Arlene Phillips

Ballet Russes in L'Apres midi d'un faune.

Debussy - Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

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