The Bolshoi Ballet (1957)

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Film version of a number of divertissements and a full length version of "Giselle" as performed by the Bolshoi ballet company on their visit to London in 1956.

"Divertissements":

1. Dance of the tartars (B. Asafiev) 2. Spanish dance (Tchaikovsky) 3. Spring water (Rachmaninov) 4. Polonaise and Cracovienne (Michael Glinka) 5. Walpurgisnacht (Gounod) 6. The dying swan (Saint-Saens) and abbreviated version of

7. Giselle (A. Adam)

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