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Henze\Ashton: Ondine (Royal Ballet)

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Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, June 2009.
Certificate: N/A
Running Time: 114 mins
Retail Price: £24.99
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Content Type: Musical Recording

Synopsis:
Miyako Yoshida dances the title role originally created for Margot Fonteyn in the hauntingly beautiful underwater world of Ondine, vividly brought to life by The Royal Ballet. Frederick Ashton's shimmering choreography, Lila de Nobili's impressionistic designs and Hans Werner Henze's specially commissioned, vibrant and inventive score, memorably combine to evoke the many moods and colours of the sea. Filmed in High Definition and recorded in true surround sound.



Ondine: Miyako Yoshida
Palemon: Edward Watson
Berta: Genesia Rosato
Tirrenio: Ricardo Cervera
A Hermit: Gary Avis

Act III Divertissement:
Mara Galeazzi, José Martín, Helen Crawford, Samantha Raine, Brian Maloney, Sergei Polunin and Artists of The Royal Ballet

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth
Choreographer: Frederick Ashton

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, June 2009.

Special Features:
Illustrated synopsis
Cast gallery
The Making of Ondine - an interview with Hans Werner Henze

Related Websites:
http://www.roh.org.uk/
http://www.opusarte.com/

Video Tracks:
16:9

Audio Tracks:
DTS 5.1
LPCM 2.0

Subtitle Tracks:
English
French
German
Spanish
(for documentary only)

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