Ocean’s Kingdom Debut Tonight – Sneak Peek

Paul McCartney’s first ballet score “Ocean’s Kingdom“, with choreography by Peter Martins, has it’s gala debut tonight at the Lincoln Center in New York.

In this short film Paul McCartney and Peter Martins discuss the creation of the work. It includes some great rehearsal footage – including a sneak look at some of the costumes for the dancers by Stella McCartney, audio clips from the score, and shots of Paul working with the company:

There’s also this very short preview teaser from the McCartney site:

The vinyl and CD of the score are available for pre-order on Amazon.

See also Ocean’s Kingdom – McCartney Ballet Music

And to finish this post, there has been a different, shorter cut of the preview video uploaded to the Paul McCartney site: