Charles Mathews

Charles Mathews: Music for Ballet Class Volume 5 CD

The Music for Ballet Classes series is a collection of CDs designed to provide dancers and dance teachers with all the music necessary for a complete classical ballet class. The featured piano on this album is a beautiful 9ft Yamaha concert grand with a wonderfully deep and resonant timbre. This fifth volume features a further 40 tracks of inspiring music from classical, opera, ballet and ragtime composers and is sure to keep your ballet classes sounding fresh and interesting. 

Track 1 - REVERENCE - 3/4
Improvised by Charles Mathews
Track 2 - PLIÉS - 3/4
"Pas de Six Adagio" from Napoli by Holger Simon Paulli
Track 3 - BATTEMENT TENDU - 3/4
"La Donna è Mobile" from Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Track 4 - BATTEMENT TENDU - 2/4
"Pas de Trois Male Variation" from Paquita by Ludwig Minkus
Track 5 - BATTEMENT GLISSÉ - 3/4
"Grand Valse Brilliante" by Frédéric Chopin
Track 6 - BATTEMENT GLISSÉ - 2/4
"Golliwogs Cakewalk" by Claude Debussy
Track 7 - BATTEMENT JETÉ - 2/4
"The Drummer Boy's Variation" from Graduation Ball by Johann Strauss
Track 8 - ROND DE JAMBE - 3/4
"Friends of Kitri" from Don Quixote Act 1 by Ludwig Minkus
Track 9 - BATTEMENT FONDU - 3/4
"Bethena, a Concert Waltz" by Scott Joplin
Track 10 - BATTEMENT FONDU - TANGO
"Tango Oscuro" by Charles Mathews
Track 11 - BATTEMENT FRAPPÉ - 2/4
"Black Swan Variation" from Swan Lake Act 3 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Track 12 - ADAGE - 4/4
"Grand Pas de Deux" from Don Quixote Act 3 by Ludwig Minkus
Track 13 - ADAGE FASTER - 3/4
"Prayer Variation" from Coppelia Act 3 - Léo Delibes
Track 14 - GRAND BATTEMENT - 4/4
"3rd Male Variation, Pas de Six" from Napoli by Holger Simon Paulli
Track 15 - STRETCHING - 3/4
"High Tide" - Charles Mathews
Track 16 - PORT DE BRAS - 3/4
"Prince's Solo" from Swan Lake Act 1 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Track 17 - PORT DE BRAS FASTER - 3/4
"Largo" from New World Symphony by Antonín Dvořák
Track 18 - BATTEMENT TENDU AND PIROUETTES - 4/4
"La Cumparsita" by Gerado Matos Rodríguez
Track 19 - BATTEMENT TENDU AND PIROUETTES FASTER - 4/4
"Esmerelda's Variation" from La Esmerelda by Cesare Pugni
Track 20 - ADAGE - 3/4
"Sarabande" by George Frederic Handel
Track 21 - ADAGE FASTER - 3/4
"Londonderry Air" - Traditional Irish Air
Track 22 - PIROUETTES - 3/4
"The Bronze Idol's Variation" from La Bayadere Act 2 - Ludwig Minkus
Track 23 - PIROUETTES EN DIAGONAL - 3/4
"Waltz No. 2" from Jazz Suite by Dmitri Shostakovich
Track 24 - WARMUP JUMPS - 2/4
"Drowsy Maggie" - Traditional Reel
Track 25 - ASSEMBLÉS - 2/4
"Albie's Rag" by Charles Mathews
Track 26 - JETÉS - 6/8
"Giselle's Entrance" from Giselle Act 1 by Adolphe Adam
Track 27 - BRISÉS - 2/4
"Noah's Rag" by Charles Mathews
Track 28 - BALLONÉ - 3/4
"Aminta's Variation" from Sylvia by Léo Delibes
Track 29 - SISSONES - 3/4
"Colas' Variation" from La Fille mal Gardeé Act 1 by Mikhail Glinka
Track 30 - SISSONES FASTER - 3/4
"Bridesmaid's Variation" from Don Quixote Act 3 - Ludwig Minkus
Track 31 - GRAND ALLEGRO - 3/4
“Philippe's Variation" from Flames of Paris Act 4 - Boris Vladimirovich Asafyev
Track 32 - GRAND ALLEGRO FASTER - 3/4
"Franz's Variation" from Coppelia Act 3 - Léo Delibes
Track 33 - TOUR EN L'AIR - 4/4
"Colas' Variation" from La Fille mal Gardeé Act 2 by Mikhail Glinka
Track 34 - FOUETTÉS - CODA
"Kitri's Variation" from Don Quixote Act 1 by Ludwig Minkus
Track 35 - MENAGE - CODA
"Grand Pas de Deux Coda" from Don Quixote Act 3 by Ludwig Minkus
Track 36 - POINTE WARMUP - 2/4
“Peter and the Wolf" by Sergei Prokofiev
Track 37 - POINTE PASSÉ - 2/4
"Female Variation" from Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Track 38 - POINTE BALLONÉ - 6/8
"Finalé" from Giselle Act 2 by Adolphe Adam
Track 39 - POINTE PIROUETTES - 3/4
"Dream Variation" from Raymonda Act 1 by Alexander Glazunov
Track 40 - POINTE POSÉ TURNS - CODA
"2nd Odalisque Variation" from Le Corsaire Act 1 by Cesare Pugni