The Interlochen Collection: At the Ballet

Jun 7, 2019

1970 photo of dancers at Interlochen
Credit Interlochen Center for the Arts

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s a trip to the ballet. We’ll hear Russian, French and American ballet excerpts and suites. Listen to the entire episode below.

 

 


Episode playlist

Sergei Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: Morning Dance
World Youth Symphony Orchestra
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
August 2, 2015

Claude Debussy, Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
World Youth Symphony Orchestra
Henry Charles Smith, conductor
July 18, 1987

Aram Khachaturian, Spartacus: Three Dance Episodes
National High School Symphonic Band
Butler Eitel, conductor
August 3, 1970
 

The Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra and Dancers in the 2014-15 school year
Credit Interlochen Center for the Arts

Aaron Copland, Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Carolyn Watson, conductor
September 27, 2014

 

The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks to generous support from our listeners, The Association for Recorded Sound Collections, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Monica Yost helped produce this episode.