Based on William Shakespeare's play "Romeo and Juliet", it is today on of the most enduringly popular ballets. Prokofiev reduced selected music from the ballet in 1937 for piano, which he premiered himself later that year.
10 Movements: 1. Folk Dance - 2. Scene (The Street Awakens) - 3. Minuet (Arrival of the guests) - 4. Juliet as a Young Girl - 5. Masks - 6. Montagues and Capulets - 7. Friar Laurence - 8. Mercutio - 9. Dance of the Girls with Lilies - 10. Romeo and Juliet before Parting
- 32:00 Min.
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