Outstanding pianists offer a unique musical version of some of the most famous classical ballets, danced by invited soloists of one of the most famous ballet companies of all times, the Bolshoi Ballet.The whole show has a particularly impressive scenic involvement accompanied by a spectacular wardrobe from Bolshoi Theatre.
Berlinskaya - Ancelle have received the highest praise from critics worldwide for its interpretation of this repertoire, and by the extraordinary transcripts of Arthur Ancelle.
"Pletnev recorded the work with none other than Martha Argerich for Deutsch Grammophon, and thus Berlinskaya and Ancelle go up against very formidable competition. Who wins? [...] Overall, it’s a close call between the two performances, but I would choose the Berlinskaya/Ancelle..."
Approximate duration, 90m with interval