Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake with Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev

 

Swan Lake, Op. 20

Composer: Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Dancers: Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev

with members of Wiener Staatsopernballett

Ballet in 4 acts by: Vladimir Begitchev and Vasily Geltzer

Orchestra: Wiener Symphoniker

Conductor: John Lanchbery

Choreography: Rudolf Nureyev

Directed: Truck Branss

 

Image source: Dancers in Blue (1895). Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917). Oil on canvas. Musée d’Orsay.   (see detail HERE)

3 Comments Add yours

  1. Beautiful. I saw them first hand, in Kiev -never dying music

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    1. Wow!!!! That is wonderful – you are fortunate, indeed! 🙂

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      1. 🙂 It was an experience for sure

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