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Massine, Leonide 1896-1979

Overview
Works: 907 works in 1,191 publications in 6 languages and 6,246 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Drama  Nonfiction films  Opera films  Songs and music  Live sound recordings  Dance films  Documentary films  Short films  Ballets (Music) 
Roles: Actor, Librettist, Author, Lyricist, Performer, Choreographer, Dancer, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Arranger, Speaker, Recipient, Adapter, Other, ard
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Leonide Massine
 
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Most widely held works by Leonide Massine
The red shoes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer
Pulcinella by Igor Stravinsky( )

4 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the complete recording of the ballet Pulcinella with Suites nos. 1 and 2 for a small orchestra
The tales of Hoffmann : a fantastic opera by Jacques Offenbach( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powell and Pressburger merge film with opera to tell the tale of a poet who dreams of three women who all break his heart
Massine on choreography : theory and exercises in composition by Leonide Massine( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchestral masterpieces by Igor Stravinsky( )

1 edition published in 2004 and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tales of Hoffmann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish screen adaptation of Jacques Offenbach's phantasmal opera. Included are performances form some of the greatest ballet dancers and opera singers ever to grace the stage or screen
The Red shoes by Michael Powell( Visual )

40 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer
Picasso and dance by Opéra National de Paris( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A program commemorating Pablo Picasso as an artistic collaborator with Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes. The first part of the program, The story of a marriage uses Picasso's portrait of his ballerina wife Olga Koklova as a departure point for discussions of his designs for the ballets Parade, Le tricorne, Pulcinella, Mercure, and Le train bleu. The second part consists of reconstructions of two ballets, recorded in performance by the Paris Opéra Ballet at the Palais Garnier. Between 1917 and 1962, Picasso was involved in creating the designs for nine ballets. Le Train Bleu (The Blue Train) dates from 1924 and Le Tricorne (The Three-Cornered Hat) from 1919. These two historic ballets, created originally by Sergei Diaghilev, have been revived by the Paris Opera Ballet. Le Train Bleu is an operetta dansé of a chic and flippant society. Jean Cocteau, who wrote the scenario, mockingly celebrates the cult of open air life, fine bodies and sport. The dances are inspired by golf, tennis, swimming and acrobatics. Le Tricorne is Spanish from start to finish. Picasso, a native of Andalusia, created sets, costumes, and a stage curtain, which evokes the atmosphere of the ballet by means of a typically Spanish scene. The story, told with humour and warmth, is of a miller's wife, her jealous husband and a senile magistrate by whom she is pursued
Gaité parisienne by Manuel Rosenthal( Visual )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For ten years, Jessen followed the Ballet Russe around America filming Gaîté Parisienne, whenever Danilova, Franklin, and Danielian were dancing the principal roles. He edited this film from thirty-second "takes" filmed in various locations in many different theatres
The tales of Hoffmann by Michael Powell( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoffmann is a lovelorn young man in Nuremberg who is watching his latest love, Stella, dance in the ballet. In the interval he goes to the tavern where he tells his friends the tales of the three major loves of his life
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo : [souvenir program] by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo( )

in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonie fantastique : an episode in the life of an artist : a ballet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1948 Leonide Massine mounted for the Royal Danish Ballet a version of his famous 1936 ballet Symphonie fantastique, based on the symphony by Hector Berlioz. A 'work film' was made at that time, shot without sound and showing the dancers in practice dress. This DVD presents that work film synchronized to Liszt's piano transcription of the Berlioz work played by William Hicks"--Container
Salade : ballet chanté en deux actes by Darius Milhaud( )

10 editions published between 1924 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S. Hurok presents Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo : [souvenir program] by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo( )

in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parade : ballet réaliste by Erik Satie( )

9 editions published between 1917 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophia Loren 4-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of Sophia Loren motion pictures. The history of Naples comes alive in the music and dance filled "Carosello Napoletano". In "Attila", Loren agrees to marry the Hun leader in order to save the Roman Empire. In "Madame Sans-Gêne", Loren plays the ex-laundress of Napoleon who falls for a sergeant in his army who goes missing. In "I girasoli", a newlywed in WWII is sent to the Russian front and turns up missing. Loren plays his wife, who years later finds out he is not dead
Pulcinella : ballet in one act with three solo voices by Igor Stravinsky( )

3 editions published between 1920 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulcinella : ballet avec chant en un acte by Igor Stravinsky( )

3 editions published between 1920 and 1950 in Italian and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My life in ballet by Leonide Massine( Book )

9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The red shoes by Michael Powell( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer
 
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The tales of Hoffmann : a fantastic opera The tales of Hoffmann
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The tales of HoffmannLéonide Massine and the 20th century ballet
Alternative Names
Leonid Miasin

Leonidas Miasinas

Léonide Massine coreografo e ballerino statunitense

Léonide Massine danseur et chorégraphe d'origine russe, naturalisé américain

Léonide Massine Russisch acteur

Léonide Massine russischer Tänzer und Choreograf

Mâsin, Leonid Fedorovič 1895-1979

Massin, Leonid, 1896-1979

Massine

Massine Leonid Fedorovitch 1895-1979

Massine, Leonide 1896-1979

Massine, Léonide F. 1895-1979

Massine, Leonide Fedorovitch, 1896-

Massine, Leonide Fedorovitch 1896-1979

Mi︠a︡sin, L. F. 1896-1979

Mi︠a︡sin, L. F. (Leonid Fedorovich), 1896-1979

Mi︠a︡sin, Leonid 1896-1979

Mi︠a︡sin, Leonid Fedorovich 1896-1979

Miassin, Leonid F. 1895-1979

Mjasin, Leonid F. 1895-1979

Mjasin, Leonid Fjodorowitsch 1895-1979

Mjassin, Leonid F. 1895-1979

Мясин Леонид

Мясин Леонид Фeдорович 1895-1979

Мясин Леонид Федорович

Мясин, Леонид Фёдорович 1895-1979

Мясін Леонід Федорович

לאוניד מאסין

레오니드 마신

レオニード・マシーン

Languages
English (130)

French (17)

Italian (12)

German (3)

Russian (3)

Chinese (1)