Various shots of celebrations in Dijon and a performance of "Les Paladins" ballet in Paris.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
Dijon and Paris, France
Various shots, brass band playing in square in Dijon where the 200th anniversary of the death of the great French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau is being celebrated outside the Hotel de Ville. CU Full screen, old engraving of Dijon. CU Plaque commemorating Rameau's birth and death. CU Zoom out, portrait of Rameau. LS High shot, looking down on rooftops of Dijon, zoom in. MS Statue of Rameau. CU Bust of Rameau. CU Front cover, of "Les Indes Galantes" musical score. Various shots, special mass held in Dijon's church for Rameau.
Various shots, the Palais de Soubise in Paris during the Festival du Marais, guests are greeted by footman holding candelabra. Various shots, the ballet, "Les Paladins" is being performed to Rameau's music.
Note: Date on original record: 31/05/1964.