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Irina Kholina in Bolshoi Ballet: Les Sylphides

Bolshoi Ballet: Les Sylphides

2008 NR

Natalia Bessmertovna, Alexandre Beogatyriov, Galina Kozlova, Irina Kholina and the renowned Bolshoi Ballet dance choreographer Michael Fokine's one-act ballet set to the music of Frédéric Chopin and orchestrated by Alexandre Glazounov. Celebrating the era of Romantic Ballet Blanc, early 20th-century "Les Sylphides" (aka "Chopiniana") was one of the first ballets set to the music of a well-known master composer.