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Agon [and] Tango [and] Élégie [and] Variations for orchestra

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Title
Agon [and] Tango [and] Élégie [and] Variations for orchestra
Additional title: Agon (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Tango (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Elégie (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Variations for orchestra (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Names
Duell, Daniel (Dancer)
Frankfurt, Wilhelmina (Dancer)
Estópinal, Renée (Dancer)
Calegari, Maria (Dancer)
Castelli, Victor (Dancer)
Frame, Peter (Dancer)
Watts, Heather (Dancer)
Tomlinson, Mel (Dancer)
Aroldingen, Karin von, 1941- (Dancer)
D'Amboise, Christopher (Dancer)
Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- (Dancer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
Stravinsky Centennial Celebration (1982 :New York City Ballet) (Associated name)
Collection

New York City Ballet Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982-06
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Agon (approx. 27 min.). Perf. by Daniel Duell, Wilhelmina Frankfurt, and Renée Estópinal (first pas de trois); Maria Calegari, Victor Castelli, and Peter Frame (second pas de trois); Heather Watts and Mel Tomlinson (pas de deux); with Helene Alexopoulos, Carole Divet, Linda Homek, and Catherine Morris. -- Tango (approx. 4 min.). Perf. by Karin von Aroldingen and Christopher d'Amboise. -- Élégie (approx. 7 min.). Perf. by Suzanne Farrell. -- Variations for orchestra (approx. 7 min.). Perf. by Farrell.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8990
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3914 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Content: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, in June 1982, during the Stravinsky Centennial Celebration.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: George Balanchine. Music: Igor Stravinsky.
Performers: Performed by the New York City Ballet.
Content: Slightly different edits of Agon and Variations for Orchestra appear on *MGZIC 9-558 Balanchine celebrates Stravinsky.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (54 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936047441-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175124
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2c537e70-8044-0135-f77e-51c2aab97a31
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Item timeline of events

  • 1982: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Agon [and] Tango [and] Élégie [and] Variations for orchestra" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/38982bcb-11d5-46fe-ac7f-c551725fc58d

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Agon [and] Tango [and] Élégie [and] Variations for orchestra" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/38982bcb-11d5-46fe-ac7f-c551725fc58d

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982). Agon [and] Tango [and] Élégie [and] Variations for orchestra Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/38982bcb-11d5-46fe-ac7f-c551725fc58d

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Agon [and] Tango [and] Élégie [and] Variations for orchestra