Leningrad chronicles № 20 The beginning of the path (1973)

Newsreel №89468, 1 part, duration: 0:10:21
Production: LSDF


Special issue dedicated to the students and graduates of creative professions - future actors, musicians, singers and ballet dancers. The filming was attended by teachers and students of the Leningrad choral school named after M. I. Glinka State Institute of theatre, music and cinema, musical school named after N. And. Rimsky-Korsakov, and the ballet school named after Vaganova. Holiday of graduates "Scarlet sails", a fragment.

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Pleasure boats sail along the Neva.

The arrow of Vasilievsky Island.

Schoolchildren with briefcases are walking down the street.

A pupil of the Leningrad Choral School (synchronously) about studying at school.

The faces of the students of the choral school.

The director of the school V.K. Baranov conducts a rehearsal (synchronously).

Monument to M.Glinka at the building of the Leningrad Conservatory.

Monument to Pushkin in front of the Russian Museum.

Monument to A.Griboyedov in front of the Theater of Young Spectators.

The acting lesson is taught by Z.Korogorodsky (synchronously).

The auditorium of the Young Spectator Theater.

A fragment of the play "The boy was 12 years old" (synchronously).

Music College named after

Rimsky-Korsakov (corridors, stairs).

Folk singing class.

Classes are taught by L.T. Shimkov (synchronously).

The auditorium of the Opera and Ballet Theater named after


Students of the ballet school named after A.Vaganova are preparing for the graduation performance, tying pointe shoes.

Dressing room.

K.M. Sergeev instructs the students before the performance (synchronously).

Orchestra pit.

A duet from the ballet "The Flame of Paris".

Pupils of the school on the Neva embankment (White Nights).

Graduates on the embankment waiting for the holiday "Scarlet sails".

A divorced bridge.

Night Leningrad.


Korogodskij Z.Ya. -- theater Director and teacher, Professor, people's artist of the RSFSR, Honored art worker of the RSFSR. Shimkov L.I. -- Soviet Opera singer, composer and music teacher. Sergeev K.M. -- ballet dancer, choreographer, choreographer, pedagogue, Hero of Socialist Labor, people's artist of the USSR.

Locations: Leningrad [848]

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