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  • Love Story

    13 35.14%
  • Tristan & Isolde (01 LP)

    4 10.81%
  • Cha-cha d'Amour (01 EX)

    3 8.11%
  • Orchid (02 LP before LS)

    4 10.81%
  • Jalousie (02 SP)

    0 0%
  • Rock the boogie (?) (02 EX)

    1 2.70%
  • Come Away With Me

    5 13.51%
  • the Ballroom dancing parody

    2 5.41%
  • 01 SP

    1 2.70%
  • Other

    4 10.81%
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Thread: Fave Sale & Pelletier programme

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    Fave Sale & Pelletier programme

    Just thought I'd throw this one out
    I'd choose Come Away With Me, followed by Cha-cha d'Amour.

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    Definately LOVE STORY!

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    I'm glad you included "01 SP," because that's what I voted for -- Come Rain or Come Shine. Those Lori Nichol short programs are such exquisite jewels!

    Another great program was the exhibition La Vie en Rose.

    Mathman

    PS. Toni, GrGranny's going to be on your case about that "definately."
    Last edited by Mathman; 07-13-2004 at 06:38 PM.

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    wouldn't be the first time she's caught me... quick, what's the right spelling?

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    DEFINITELY DEFINITELY DEFINITELY

    I put it in my signature hoping people would learn to spell it correctly.
    Guess it didn't work.
    Just remember, there are no a's in definitely

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    ps I haven't corrected anyone in a long time.
    Do you know how hard it is to keep your mouth, or keyboard, shut?

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    Love Story wothout a doubt. The clarity of the piece was wonderful. I was glad they used it for Olympics, because up until that point, I'd only seen it at 2000 Worlds and wanted to see it clean in a major competition. It'll be a long time before we see a pairs program like that again!

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    Very well put FLO. I agree with you! It was wonderful.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grgranny
    ps I haven't corrected anyone in a long time.
    Do you know how hard it is to keep your mouth, or keyboard, shut?
    now see that's the real reason I went and spelled it wrong, so you'd have to correct me!

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    Forgot to say what my "other" is.... Come fly with me.

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    Well, I could go into a gush about every single program listed there but my vote went to Tristan & Isolde. It was the first program I ever saw from them and it has always been a favorite of mine. I believed them when I saw them skate this number in SA 00. Its just gorgeous choreography and IMO, you can't go wrong when you wear green for your costumes! Well, in Jamie's case, those 94 SP outfits that her and Jason wore are REALLY bad but I digress, LOL

    And two VERY close seconds would be Come Rain or Come Shine (SP 01) and Love Story both of which I adore as well. And poor Mathman all ready knows how much I adore every single thing that Lori Nichol has ever done for Jamie & David!! LOL

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    Oh dear.....get ready for some sickeningly sweet J&D gushing.... :D LOL, I tend to go a little overboard when posting about this pair (because I love them so!) but I'll try to be somewhat restrained.

    I'm gonna go with "Who Wants To Live Forever" for fave S&P prgram (for now) just because it's such a departure from the more romantic pieces they've become known for. The program, and the song itself, is what you would call 'haunting'.....if you look at the lyric by itself you wouldn't think it very affecting, but combined with Freddie Mercury's voice and his tragic, almost operatic life and death, the song becomes unbelievably powerful. It's a credit to S&P that they didn't get drowned out by its power but instead managed to embody beautifully its raw emotion and its aching, beyond-words sadness. I especially love the ending of the program (which still gives me goosebumps), where they go into a spiral accompanied by the last line of the song, "who waits forever anyway", then Jamie continues the spiral by herself and they end the program with that wonderful on-the-spot lift, displaying their formidable strength and timing and Jamie's usual flawless air position. I really love this program! It's not a 'traditional' pairs program by any means but that's what I love about it! Who would have thought that the sickly-sweet Love Story couple (as perhaps a lot of people would characterize S&P's on-ice persona) could interpret Queen as well as they did? I can't wait to see what they come up with, this coming season.
    Last edited by Saint-Exupery; 07-17-2004 at 01:49 AM.

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    Excellent post S-E! Glad to see another huge J&D fan here! You won't hear me complaining about J&D gushing, LOL

    I had the pleasure of seeing WWTLF the very first time it was ever performed for the public last fall and it was just amazing. It wasn't a total clean performance but I couldn't take my eyes off them all through it. The power of that program was evident right from the start. It was very different from everything they've done before and I just LOVED it. Every time they skated it last year (which, sadly, was reduced to only three times due to David's foot injury), I got total chills. I am SO happy that they aren't just riding completely on everything they've done in the past but are taking some chances and trying new things as professionals. It will always keep them fresh and interesting IMO. I too can't wait to see what they come up with this year.

    I could never pick just one program of theirs that I love the best because normally I adore anything they do program wise. They are one of those rare pairs that can skate to any type of music and make it work. :D

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    I guess that I am in the minority here because I went with "Orchid". This masterpiece of a program never got off the ground and was replaced with "Love Story" at the SLC Oly's.....(big mistake).......42

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    Yeah, I voted for other. For some reason, Por Una Cabeza, aka the "Scent of a Woman" short program from 99-00, is my favorite program of theirs of all time!!! I don't know exactly why I love it so much...I just do

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