Results 1 to 12 of 12

Thread: Favourite programs of all time

  1. #1
    Rinkside
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Posts
    25

    0 Not allowed!

    Favourite programs of all time

    I am curious to see what your thoughts are. Here are mine:

    Dance - Torvill and Dean, Bolero
    Men - Kurt Browning, Casablanca
    Pairs - Gordeeva and Grinkov, Moonlight Sonata
    Ladies - Lu Chen, Butterfly Lovers

  2. #2
    On the Ice
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    199

    0 Not allowed!
    Dance:
    Punsalan/Swallow : Oblivion Tango
    Drobiazko/Vanagas: Spente Le Stelle

    Pairs:
    Abitbol/Bernadis: Adam's Family (and I like their Kung-fu SP..hehe)

    Ladies:
    Lu Chen: Rachmanionff No. 2

    Men:
    Candelero: God Father

  3. #3
    New Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Posts
    6

    0 Not allowed!
    Men:
    Johnny Weir: I love any program he skates, but I absolutly love The Swan!
    Evan Lysacek: Carmen

    Ladies:
    Michelle Kwan: Lyra Angelica, Fields of Gold, A Song For You
    Kimmie Meissner: Queen of Sheba
    Shizuka Arakawa:You Raise Me Up
    Yu-Na Kim: this seasons LP

    Dance:
    Duebre/Lauzon(?): At Last
    Navka/Kostamorov: Carmen
    Belbin/Agosto: Thats Entertainment

    Pairs:
    Gordeeva/Grinkov: I like most of their professional programs, but I really like The Man I Love
    Berezhnaya/Sikharulidze: City Light, Thais
    Shen/Zao: Thais
    Zhang/Zhang: Offspring of Dragans, Kashmir
    Inoue/Baldwin: this seasons LP to Puccinni and last seasons SP and LP's

  4. #4
    Gotta Have Music iluvtodd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Philadelphia, PA
    Posts
    11,243

    0 Not allowed!
    Where do I begin? So many that I ...

    Todd - First Knight, The Glory, Il Mare Calmo de la Sera, 1492, Lord of the Rings, Independence Day
    Michelle - Salome, Lyra Angelica, Winter, Hands, Pocahontas, East of Eden
    Elvis - Dragon, 1492
    Brian O. - The Bolt (1988 Olympic free skate), The Story of My Life, Orange Colored Sky, I Get a Kick Out of You
    Shen & Zhao - Turandot, Nutcracker, this season's free skate
    Midori Ito - her 1988 Olympic free skate, her 1992 Olympic "Rain" exhibition
    Paul - JFK, Carmina Burana, Schindler's List, Apollo 13, Henry V, Go the Distance (even though Michael Bolton sings it , I still love this song)
    Kurt - Casablanca, Don't Fence Me In, That's Entertainment, Brick House, Serenade to Sonia
    Brian B. - 1988 Olympic free skate, Carousel Waltz, Shenandoah/They Call the Wind Maria, his Frank Sinatra medley (we have a picture of him doing his glorious spread eagle)
    G&G - The Man I Love, Moonlight Sonata
    Fumie -Jupiter
    B&K - Riverdance
    Roca & Sur - Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps, The Prayer
    Kristi - Doop, Doop, It's Oh, So Quiet
    Matt Savoie - Ragtime, Adagio, The Mission
    Jenni & Todd - I'm Your Man, True Companion
    Kevin van der Perren - Robin Hood, Pirates of the Caribbean
    Yuka - her 1994 Worlds free skate, Hatful of Stars
    Caryn Kadavy - It's All Coming Back to Me
    Torvill & Dean - Bolero, Hat Trick
    Scott - I Love Me
    Viktor P. - Mambo #5:

    Ensemble pieces - SOI - Fun & Games (1998)
    SOI - Funeral For a Friend/ In My Life (1994 - 10
    year anniversary tribute to the 1984 Sarajevo
    Olympics)
    COI - Bolero finale (2000)
    Last edited by iluvtodd; 01-13-2007 at 08:17 AM.

  5. #5
    Rinkside
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Location
    Somewhere in time
    Posts
    90

    0 Not allowed!
    Kwan - East of Eden

    Yagudin - Winter

    Curry - Don Quixote

    Mishketounek & Dmitriev - Rachmaninoff

    Wylie - Henry V

    Rosenthal - SP & LP from 2006 Nationals

    Weir - Dr. Zhivago 2004 Nationals & 2005 SP

    Duchenays (sp?) - Jungle Dance 1988 LP & Missing 1990 LP

    Shen & Zhao - Turandot
    Last edited by Eliza; 01-29-2007 at 04:00 PM. Reason: how could I forget Johnny?

  6. #6
    Erica
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    3,542

    0 Not allowed!

    favourites

    Most of these tend to be exhibition/professional programs since I tend to find those more interesting..

    Kurt Browning - the clown one

    Marie-Claude Savard-Gagnon/Luc Bradet - That Thing You Do

    Nicole Bobek - 70s medley (Respect, I Will Survive, etc.)

    Bourne and Kraatz - Riverdance, Seachran, Hey Big Spender, Michael Jackson medley

    Belbin and Agosto - Elvis Presley medley

    Jamie Sale/David Pelletier - Love Story

    Isabelle/Paul Duschesnay - Jungle one.. I don't know the exact name

    Rudy Galindo - YMCA lol

  7. #7
    Erica
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    3,542

    0 Not allowed!

    I forgot...

    Mandy Woetzel/Ingo Steur - "Let's Dance" exhibition number

  8. #8
    Rinkside
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Posts
    34

    0 Not allowed!
    Michelle Kwan--East of Eden and Lyra Angelica
    Sasha Cohen--Romeo and Juliet
    G&G--Moonlight Sonata and Reverie
    Yagudin--Gladiator and Man in the Iron Mask
    Ilia Kulik--Rhapsody in Blue
    B&S--2002 Short Program

  9. #9
    New Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Posts
    15

    0 Not allowed!
    G&G - Vocalise, Man I Love
    M&D - Liebestraum, 1994 Olympics Exhibition
    B&S - Charlie Chaplin, Meadowland, Lady Caliph
    Ilia Kulik - Tchaikovsky at 2003 Ice Wars, Revolution - 1998 Olympic Short Program
    Paul Wylie - Apollo 13 in Celebration of a Life
    Kurt Browning - Casablanca, Brickhouse, That's Entertainment
    Klimova & Ponomarenko - Bach at 1992 Olympics
    Bourne & Kraatz - Michael Jackson Medley
    Lu Chen - Rachmaninoff Piano Concierto #2 at1995 Worlds and Mariah Carey exhibition at 1998 Olympics
    Dube & Davison - Damien Rice - Blower's Daughter (instrumental) Long Program
    Midori Ito - 1993 World Pro Championships, Memory by Barbara Streisand
    Kulik and Gordeeva - Casi Un Bolero
    Viktor Petrenko - Caruso, "Have you ever really loved a woman" sung by Bryan Adams
    Brian Boitano - Music of the Night
    Michelle Kwan - Winter, Fields of Gold
    Shen & Zhao - Turandot
    Shishkova & Naumov - Ave Maria
    Steigler & Steigler - 1995 US Olympic Festival Short Program
    Woetzel & Steuer - In Memory, Who Wants to Live Forever
    Last edited by Muse; 01-29-2007 at 04:39 AM.

  10. #10
    Medalist
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Posts
    1,243

    0 Not allowed!
    eligible
    -Michelle Kwan = Concierto de Aranjuez, The Feeling Begins, Tosca
    -Sasha Cohen = Malaguena, Dark Eyes, Romeo and Juliet
    -Irina Slutskaya = Totentanz, Serenade
    -Shizuka Arakawa = Turandot
    -Midori Ito = 1988 SP
    -Brian Boitano = 1988 SP
    -Lu Chen = Last Emperor
    -Totmianina/Marinin = Romeo and Juliet
    -Shen/Zhao = Turandot
    -Torvill/Dean = Bolero, Summertime

    pro
    -Kurt Browning = Nyah
    Last edited by gio; 01-30-2007 at 05:19 PM.

  11. #11
    Tripping on the Podium
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Posts
    612

    0 Not allowed!
    My Pics of all best Ladies Programs:

    Vanessa Gusmeroli - Legends of the fall FP 2000 and 2001 - WOW
    Zuzzana Swzwed - The Teacher FP 1997 - WOW
    Olga Markova - Harlem Nocturne SP 1994 & 95
    Angela Nikodinov - Eyes Wide Shut SP 2000
    Maria Butryskaya - Scene d'Amour SP 2000 & 2001
    Elena Liashenko - Illumination SP 2003
    Galina Efremenko (nee Maniachenko) - Schindlers List SP 2001 & 02 WOW
    Susanna Poykio - Violin Concerto by F Peyer FP 2002 WOW
    Susanna Poykio - Romeo and Juliet FP 2005 & 06
    Susanna Poykio - Munich FP 2007
    Nancy Kerrigan - Born on the Fouth of July FP 1991 & 92
    Laetitia Hubert - The Piano SP 1998
    Sarah Meier - Bolero for Violin & Orchestra LP 2006
    Joannie Rochette - Metamorphoses and other plays SP 2004 WOW
    Lucinda Ruh - Lawrence of Arabia FP 1999 Best spins ever
    Josee Chouinard - La fille mar gardee SP 1994
    Lu Chen - Piano Concerto 1 & 2 LP 1996 WOW
    Lu Chen - Butterfly Lovers LP 1998
    Yan Liu - My Parents LP 2006
    Galina Efremenko - Star of Death SP 2006
    Alissa Czisny - Sabrina LP 2007
    Sarah Meier - Concerto d aranjuez SP 2007

  12. #12
    Tripping on the Podium
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Posts
    612

    0 Not allowed!
    and the winner is!! for ladies all best short or free program of all time, well it was hard but

    Gold

    Angela Nikodinov - music from giovanni SP 2001

    Silver

    Susanna Poykio - Munich FP 2007

    Bronze (there was a tie)

    Lu Chen - Piano Concerto 1 & 2 Rachmaninov FP 1996
    Zuzanna Szwed - The Teacher FP 1997

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •