Romeo And Juliet - Beyond Words
Label: OPUS ARTE
Catalog: OA CD9047BD
Format: COMPACT DISC
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House; Kessels, Koen
Romeo and Juliet: Beyond Words is an album recording of the stunning music from the ballet feature film created by the International Emmy Award-winning Michael Nunn and William Trevitt. It stars the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House conducted by Koen Kessels as they perform Sergei Prokofiev’s original score. Highlighting the essence of MacMillan’s world-renowned choreography, Nunn and Trevitt’s Romeo and Juliet takes us into the action with striking intimacy that is enhanced by the skilled interpretations of the musicians. Recorded on location, the present album’s interpretation of Romeo and Juliet is a production that is internationally recognized as being at the zenith of dance storytelling.