LULLY - LE ROI DANSE - Gérard Corbiau
Three amazing dance scenes from the movie "Le Roi Danse" (The King Is Dancing), directed by Gérard Corbiau (the director of "Farinelli").
The music is written by Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687).
1. Ballet de la Nuit: Ouverture
The young King Louis XIV is dancing, dressed as the Sun.
2. Idylle sur la paix: Air pour Madame la Dauphine
The adult King is dancing, dressed as Jupiter.
3. Les Amants magnifiques: Entrée d'Apollon
The gold-painted King is dancing in the park, in front of the fountain.
Conductor: Reinhard Goebel
Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln
Choreographer: Beatrice Massin
The young King Louis XIV: Emil Tarding
Lully: Boris Terral
The adult King: Benoît Magimel