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The 22nd to 82nd video in this playlist are supposed to cover the entire ballet, but I'm not sure that it's all there, as it's mostly cut when performed. Wikipedia lists all of the pieces here:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Sleeping_Beauty_(ballet)#Structure

Can anybody tell me if anything is missing (including everything labeled a, b, c, etc.)? For instance, I found no. 5a, but I'm not sure if no. 5b (Scène des tricoteuses) is included in the video named no. 5 (35th video). Moreover, some videos are titled "no. 2" instead of "no. 2a" and "no. 2b". Here are the pieces which it is not explicitly stated that they are included:

No. 2a and 2b (might be conglomerated into no. 2)
No. 4a, 4b and 4c (might be conglomerated into no. 4)
No. 5-a and 5-b
No. 9a, 9b, 9c (might be conglomerated into no. 9)
No. 10-a and 10-b
No. 14-a and 14-b
No. 15d and 15e

Are they missing, or just incorporated into other videos?

(Quite obviously, no. 27 and 29 are missing entirely from the playlist)

In addition, there is an introduction to no. 3, which is not listed on Wikipedia, rendering the total number of movements to be 9 instead of 8. Also, no. 13 is divided into 13a and 13b, and no. 26 into 26a and 26b, which is not the case on Wikipedia. What is up with that?

Sorry for bad English.
 

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I have read that the two disc version of Previn's Sleeping Beauty has some cuts. I have a three disc version (just over 160 minutes total, which should have just fit on two discs) that I believe is supposed to be the whole thing. The small booklet in the budget packaging doesn't confirm this.

Can't speak to the video, but the cover art is from the two disc version. And I can't help with track numbers as neither the booklet nor the database I used for tagging includes the numbering.
 

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Yes, the Bonynge recording is absolutely complete. Also absolutely complete are Svetlanov (Melodiya); Mogrelia (Naxos); Pletnev (DG); and Järvi (Chandos). Both Pletnev and Järvi play the complete score fast enough to fit it on 2 CDs--although both have been criticized in some quarters for lacking poetry as a result. Note, too, that the Soviet recorded sound of Svetlanov's set isn't to all tastes!

ALL releases of Previn's recording (including the YouTube form) have cuts. So do almost all other audio recordings of the score. The exact cuts are often difficult to specify, because conductors not only omit whole numbers, but also delete a few bars here, a few bars there.

All commercially released DVDs of the ballet are also substantially cut. The only complete or near-complete videos of it known to me are the low-quality bootleg in-house videos of Vikharev's reconstruction.

Something puzzles me. The music lovers of our planet happily sit through the whole of Wagner's Ring, and indeed vilify those conductors who have tried to abridge it (esp. at the Met), but happily endure truncations of Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty and often seem to prefer it that way. Now, I admire the Ring as much as anyone, and I've listened to it absolutely complete several times every year for at least 20 yrs... but I wouldn't have said that every bar of it was THAT much more gripping than every bar of Sleeping Beauty.
 

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^Previn couldn't have cut much. His run time is slightly longer than Pletnev, Jarvi and Svetlanov (is that really Jurowski, or are you referring to a different recording?). Mogrelia is almost 15 minutes longer than any of them. I couldn't find the Bonynge at Presto or Amazon.com.

It's also worth noting this Wikipedia article, which identifies changes to the score.

Ratmansky's current production, which I saw at the Met, runs 2:58 (according to ABT) including one intermission IIRC. Apparently not the complete score, but you get your money's worth. For the sake of comparison the City Ballet production runs about 2:30 with intermission.
 

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^Previn couldn't have cut much. His run time is slightly longer than Pletnev, Jarvi and Svetlanov (is that really Jurowski, or are you referring to a different recording?). Mogrelia is almost 15 minutes longer than any of them. I couldn't find the Bonynge at Presto or Amazon.com.

It's also worth noting this Wikipedia article, which identifies changes to the score.

Ratmansky's current production, which I saw at the Met, runs 2:58 (according to ABT) including one intermission IIRC. Apparently not the complete score, but you get your money's worth. For the sake of comparison the City Ballet production runs about 2:30 with intermission.
The Bonynge recording is only available by itself on vinyl and in a box set containing all three Tchaikovsky ballets on CD.
 

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No, I'm talking about Svetlanov's own Melodiya recording, not Jurowski's ICA recording with the so-called "Svetlanov" orchestra. (No recording with the "Svetlanov" orchestra is a genuine Svetlanov recording, because they didn't start calling themselves that until after they had sacked him... curious!)

^Previn couldn't have cut much. His run time is slightly longer than Pletnev, Jarvi and Svetlanov (is that really Jurowski, or are you referring to a different recording?).
Actually Previn's cuts are bigger than you might think, because (as I said above) both Pletnev and Järvi are exceptionally fast (whereas Previn is, if anything, a little more laid back than the average), while the Jurowski is itself cut. It's never safe to deduce the extent of cuts from timing differences.

But I quite agree that the cuts aren't world shattering, and I certainly don't mean to advocate completeness for completeness's sake. As long as a Sleeping Beauty set includes the Waltz, the Rose Adagio, the Blue Bird, and enough of the remainder to fill up 2 CDs, I imagine most listeners would be very well satisfied!
 

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No, I'm talking about Svetlanov's own Melodiya recording, not Jurowski's ICA recording with the so-called "Svetlanov" orchestra. (No recording with the "Svetlanov" orchestra is a genuine Svetlanov recording, because they didn't start calling themselves that until after they had sacked him... curious!)

Actually Previn's cuts are bigger than you might think, because (as I said above) both Pletnev and Järvi are exceptionally fast (whereas Previn is, if anything, a little more laid back than the average), while the Jurowski is itself cut. It's never safe to deduce the extent of cuts from timing differences.

But I quite agree that the cuts aren't world shattering, and I certainly don't mean to advocate completeness for completeness's sake. As long as a Sleeping Beauty set includes the Waltz, the Rose Adagio, the Blue Bird, and enough of the remainder to fill up 2 CDs, I imagine most listeners would be very well satisfied!
Can you identify any of the cuts?
 
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