Balanchine Celebration 1993 June 15 [Wide shot]Additional title: Tombeau de Couperin (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Sonatine (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Steadfast tin soldier (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Tracey, Margaret (Dancer)Martins, Nilas (Dancer)Borree, Yvonne (Dancer)Horiuchi, Gen (Dancer)Moredock, Richard (Instrumentalist)Boelzner, Gordon (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 (Composer)Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875 (Composer)Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)Mitchell, David (Set designer)Mitchell, David (Costume designer)Millard, Jay (Videographer)New York City Ballet (Performer)George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
George Balanchine Celebration
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-06-15
Table of ContentsLe tombeau de Couperin (ca. 22 min.) / music, Maurice Ravel ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; cast, left quadrille: Deborah Wingert and Peter Naumann, Margo Krody and Charles Anderson, Andrea Long and Arch Higgins, Janey McGeary and Russell Kaiser ; right quadrille: Stacey Calvert and Bruce Padgett, Miriam Mahdaviani and Christopher Boehmer, Romy Karz and Espen Giljane, Teresa Reyes and Gordon Stevens. The ballet's sections are Prelude, Forlane, Menuet, and Rigaudon.Sonatine (ca. 16 min.) / music, Maurice Ravel ; performed by Margaret Tracey and Nilas Martins ; pianist, Richard Moredock.The steadfast tin soldier (ca. 14 min.) / music, Georges Bizet (from Jeux d'enfants) ; scenery and costumes, David Mitchell ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; performed by Yvonne Borree and Gen Horiuchi.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4352A
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)Ballet
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Lighting, Mark Stanley.Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet ; Conductor: Gordon Boelzner.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on June 15, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Wide shot version ; for close shot, see *MGZIC 9-4352B.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (52 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionThree of the five works performed on June 15, 1993. For the last two ballets, see *MGZIC 9-4353A and 9-4353B Tzigane ; [and] Cortège hongrois.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176376Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20025c30-e36d-0130-df59-3c075448cc4b
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