Agon [and] Tango [and] Élégie [and] Variations for orchestraAdditional 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)
NamesDuell, 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)
New York City Ballet Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1982-06
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: 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 locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8990Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3914 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: 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 DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (54 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY936047441-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175124Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2c537e70-8044-0135-f77e-51c2aab97a31
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