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The corsair

Title
The corsair / libretto by Kader Belarbi ; inspired by the poem by Lord Byron, The Corsair (1814) ; music, Adolph Adam, Anton Arenski, David Coleman, Edouard Lalo, Jules Massenet, Jean Sibelius ; choreography and staging, Kader Belarbi ; Ballet du Capitole ; a coproduction Cinétevé, Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse, Mezzo in association with France Télévisions, Arte Live Web ; directed by Luc Riolon.
Publication
  • London : Opus Arte, [2014]
  • ©2014

Details

Additional Authors
Description
1 videodisc : sound, color; 4 3/4 in. +
Uniform Title
Corsaire (Choreographic work : Belarbi)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance films.
  • Filmed ballets.
  • Nonfiction films.
Note
  • Ballet performance.
  • Ballet in two acts based on Adam's 1856 Corsaire, with a new libretto by Kader Belarbi based on Byron's poem of the same name. The music is a mixture of Adam's original score, in part reorchestrated, new music by David Coleman, and borrowings from other works by Arensky, Lalo, Massenet, and Sibelius.
Credits (note)
  • Assistant choreographer, Laure Muret ; set design, Sylvie Olivé ; costumes, Olivier Bériot ; lighting, Marion Hewlett ; assistant set designer, Camille Ansquer ; artistic advisor, Martine Kahane ; musical advisor, Elena Rassadknia Bonnay.
System Details (note)
  • DVD; NTSC; wide screen presentation; stereo, DTS surround.
Contents
Borrowed music: Hérodiade. Egyptian dance / Massenet -- Les nuits égyptiennes, op. 50. The snake-charmer / Arensky -- Thaïs. Ballet suite / Massenet -- Dance of the oriental girls / Lalo -- Le Cid. L'Andalouse / Massenet -- Belshazzar's feast, op. 51. Oriental march / Sibelius -- Hérodiade. Bacchanale / Massenet.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-8576
LCCN
  • 809478011293
  • 809478012412
Title
The corsair / libretto by Kader Belarbi ; inspired by the poem by Lord Byron, The Corsair (1814) ; music, Adolph Adam, Anton Arenski, David Coleman, Edouard Lalo, Jules Massenet, Jean Sibelius ; choreography and staging, Kader Belarbi ; Ballet du Capitole ; a coproduction Cinétevé, Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse, Mezzo in association with France Télévisions, Arte Live Web ; directed by Luc Riolon.
Publisher
London : Opus Arte, [2014]
Copyright Date
©2014
Type of Content
performed music
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
Type of Carrier
videodisc
System Details
DVD; NTSC; wide screen presentation; stereo, DTS surround.
Performer
Principal dancers, Maria Gutierrez (the slave girl) ; Davit Galstyan (the corsair) ; Takafumi Watanabe (the sultan) ; Juliette Thélin (the sultan's favorite concubine) ; Demian Vargas (the corsair's companion) ; Ballet du Capitole ; Orchestra national du Capitole ; David Coleman, conductor.
Credits
Assistant choreographer, Laure Muret ; set design, Sylvie Olivé ; costumes, Olivier Bériot ; lighting, Marion Hewlett ; assistant set designer, Camille Ansquer ; artistic advisor, Martine Kahane ; musical advisor, Elena Rassadknia Bonnay.
Event
Recorded May 19, 2013 Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse.
Summary
David Coleman conducts a score based on Adolphe Adam's original work, but enhanced with music by composers from Massenet to Sibelius, as well as new compositions and orchestrations by Coleman himself.
Added Author
Belarbi, Kader, choreographer, librettist.
Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856. Corsaire. Selections.
Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856. Corsaire. Selections; arranged.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Hérodiade. Selections.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Thaïs.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Cid.
Arensky, Anton, 1861-1906. Egipetskie nochi.
Lalo, Édouard, 1823-1892, composer (expression)
Sibelius, Jean, 1865-1957. Belsazars gästabud.
Coleman, David (David Robert), 1969- conductor, composer (expression), arranger of music.
Riolon, Luc, film director.
Muret, Laure, choreographer.
Olivé, Sylvie, 1963- set designer.
Bériot, Olivier, costume designer.
Hewlett, Marion, lighting designer.
Ansquer, Camille, set designer.
Gutierrez, Maria (Dancer), dancer.
Galstyan, Davit, dancer.
Watanabe, Takafumi, dancer.
Libretto based on (work): Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824. Corsair.
Théâtre du Capitole. Orchestre, performer.
Ballet du Capitole, performer.
Cinétévé (Firm), production company.
Théâtre du Capitole, production company.
Mezzo (Television station : Paris, France), production company.
France télévision, production company.
Arte Live Web, production company.
Opus Arte (Firm), publisher.
Other Standard Identifier
809478011293 (disc)
809478012412 (set)
Publisher No.
OA 1129 D Opus Arte (disc)
OA 1241 BD Opus Arte (set)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-8576 Notes on file
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