LANG LANG - THE CHOPIN DANCE PROJECT With dancers of the Houston Ballet Choreographed by Stanton Welch Filmed at the Theatre des Champs Elysees. In November 2013 Lang Lang and internationally acclaimed choreographer Stanton Welch teamed up to explore a new collaboration by combining a live piano recital with a live ballet performance.The performances took place at the renowned Théâtre des Champs Elysées in Paris, France over four evenings with 16 dancers of the Houston Ballet, one of the largest and most prestigious ballet companies of the United States.Stanton Welch's choreography is built upon a selection of piano music by Chopin, chosen by Lang Lang because of its visual nature and dance potential. This 85-minute film captures the complete performance and offers an opportunity to re-live an unforgettable live experience.
TRACK LISTING: FRÉDÉRIC CHOPIN (1810-1849)
01_Ballade No.1 in G minor op. 23
02_Etude No. 7 in C-sharp minor op. 25
03_Ballade No. 2 in F major op. 38
04_Ballade No. 4 in F minor op. 52
05_Waltz No. 1 in E-flat major op. 18 "Grande Valse brillante"
06_Nocturne No. 1 in F major op. 15
07_Waltz No. 19 in A minor op. posth.
08_Andante spianato op. 22
09_Etude No. 3 in E major opus 10 «Tristesse»
10_Nocturne No. 2 in E-flat major op. 55
11_Grande Polonaise brillante in E-flat major op. 22
12_Nocturne in C-sharp minor, op. posth. No. 16