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compilations or telecasts
starring various artists:

The Astonishing Moiseyev
Dance Co., Vol 1 & 2

Moiseyev: His World of Dance

Vincente Fernández Flamenco Co.
From Granada to Jerez

Art of the Pas de Deux

 all-star compliation
Art of the Pas de Deux, Vol. 2
all-star compilation
Art of the Pas de Deux, Vol. 3
all-star compilation

Pas de Deux
McBride, Olsen, others

Great Stars of Russian Ballet, Vol 1 & 2

Great Stars of Russian Ballet, Vol. 3 & 4

Stars of the Russian Ballet
Ulanova, Plisetskaya,
Sergeyev, Zhdanov

Nina Ananiashvili
& Int'l Stars, Vol. 1

Nina AnaniashviliI
& Int'l Stars, Vol. 2

& documentary
- alphabetically by artist:

, Alicia
Prima Ballerina Assoluta

Bruhn, Erik
Bell Telephone Hour

Bujones, Fernando
with Cynthia Gregory, Live

, Yvette
France's Ballerina Assoluta

, Jacques
Portrait of a Great
American Dancer

An Evening with

with Fernando Bujones, Live

, José
Three Modern Ballets

Loudières, Monique
Comme les Oiseaux - A Portrait

Malakhov, Vladimir
True Prince

Maximova, Ekaterina
Katia & Volodia

, Rudolph
Bell Telephone Hour

Plisetskaya, Maya

Plisetskaya Dances

with Vasiliev,
Begak, Liepa
Swan Lake
with Bogatirev
The Seagull
with Bogatirev

A Portrait

Tallchief, Maria
Art of

Vasiliev, Vladimir
Katia & Volodia


Violette & Mr. B.
The Artist Teacher

Alphabetically by Ballet

Anna Karenina

Plisetskaya, Godunov
Anna Karenina
Plisetskaya, Petukhov,

Maximova, Vasiliev

Le Baiser de la Fée
Yatsenko, Malakhov

Carmen Suite Ballet
Plisetskaya, Fadeyechv,

Barbieri, Ashmole, Bintley,

Fonteyn, Somes,
Ashton, MacMillan

Don Quixote
Ananiashvili, Fadeyechev
Don Quixote
Pavlova, Gordeev. others

Enchantress, The
Zyryanova, Stepanov, Korzhakova,

Fracci, Bortoluzzi, Razzi, Telloli

Gaîté Parisienne
Danilova, Franklin, Danielian

Tuisova, Rumyantsev

Kain, Augystyn

Nureyev, Fracci
Alonso, Vasiliev

Little Humpbacked Horse, The
Plisetskaya, Vasiliev

Lieutenant Kijé
Vasiliev, Struchkova

Marco Spada
Nureyev, Thesmar

Dolgushin, Smirnova, others

Murro, Sutera, Carbone

Semenyaka, Elagin

Rakes Progress
Morse, Katrak, Reeder, others

Kolpakova, Berezhnoi

Rite of Spring
Galimullin, Tsoi

Romeo and Juliet
Maximova, Vasiliev
Romeo and Juliet
Ulanova, Zhdanov

Plisetkskaya, Bogatirev

Sleeping Beauty
Nureyev, Tennant

Sleeping Beauty

Fonteyn, Somes, Ashton

Vasiliev, Bessmertnova, Liepa
Vasiliev, Maximova, Liepa

Stone Flower
Maximova, Vasiliev

Swan Lake
Ananiashvili, Fadeyechev
Swan Lake
Plisetskaya, Fadeyechev

Swan Lake
Plisetskaya, Bogatirev

Massine's Symphonie Fantastique
Erik Bruhn, Toni Lander,
and Stanley Williams
Royal Danish Ballet, 1948

Trapeze / Fragments of a Biography
Maximova, Vasiliev, Liepa,
Timofeyeva, Aleksei Fadeyechev,
and others.


Jacques d’Amboise: Portrait of a Great American Dancer
VAI DVD 4377, $34.95

A dazzling compilation of previously unissued television appearances taken from Canadian television and the American series The Bell Telephone Hour (1954-1965). D’Amboise dances Stars & Stripes, the Love Duet from The Still Point, the Snow pas de deux from The Nutcracker (all with Melissa Hayden); the Black Swan pas de deux from Swan Lake (with Lupe Serrano); Afternoon of a Faun (with Tanaquil LeClercq); and Apollo (with Diana Adams, Jillana, and Francia Russell). Also includes the first release of the legendary 1954 telecast of Filling Station starring d’Amboise and members of the New York City Ballet. Duration: 84 minutes of performances in addition to a 50-minute interview with d’Amboise. Color/B&W.


Apollo : Jacques d’Amboise
Calliope: Jillana; Polymnie: Francia Russell; Terpsichore: Diana Adams
Music: Igor Stravinsky
Choreography: George Balanchine
Orchestre de Radio-Canada
Robert Irving, conductor
L’heure du concert • Radio Canada • March 10, 1960

The Still Point
Love Duet
With Melissa Hayden
Music: Claude Debussy (from String Quartet, Op. 10 — transcription by Frank Black)
Choreography: Todd Bolender
Bell Telephone Hour • March 16, 1962

Afternoon of a Faun
with Tanaquil LeClercq
Music: Claude Debussy
Choreography: Jerome Robbins
Orchestre de Radio-Canada
Désiré Defauw, conductor
L’heure du concert • Radio Canada • October 6, 1955

Swan Lake
Black Swan Pas de Deux
with Lupe Serrano
Helen Hayes as Nadezhda von Meck
Farley Granger as Tchaikovsky
Music: Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Petipa/Ivanov
Bell Telephone Hour • November 25, 1960

The Nutcracker
" Snow" Pas de Deux
with Melissa Hayden
Music: Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Jacques d’Amboise
Bell Telephone Hour • December 19,1965

Filling Station
Mac, Filling Station Attendant: Jacques d’Amboise
Truck Drivers: Robert Barnett, Edward Bigelow
State Trooper: John Mandia
Motorist: Walter Georgov; Motorist’s Wife: Shaun O’Brien
Motorist’s Child: Edith Brozak
Rich Girl: Janet Reed; Rich Boy: Todd Bolender
Gangster: Richard Thomas
Music: Virgil Thomson
Choreography: Lew Christensen
Max Liebman Presents: Sunday in Town • October 10, 1954

Stars and Stripes: Pas de Deux / Finale
with/Melissa Hayden, members of the New York City Ballet
Music: John Philip Sousa, arr. Hershy Kay
Choreography: George Balanchine
Bell Telephone Hour • February 10, 1959


Interview with Jacques d’Amboise
Ernest Gilbert interviews/entrevue Jacques d’Amboise New York City, March 2006


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