Rudolf Nureyev at the Wiener StaatsoperAdditional title: Lieder eines fahrenden GesellenAdditional title: Song of a wayfarerAdditional title: Pierrot lunaire (Choreographic work : Tetley)Additional title: Chant du compagnon errant (Choreographic work : Béjart)
NamesNureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)Flindt, Vivi (Dancer)Eliasen, Johnny (Dancer)Birkmeyer, Michael (Dancer)Donn, Jorge (Dancer)Bence, Margarethe (Singer)Soltesz, Stefan, 1949- (Conductor)Tetley, Glen (Choreographer)Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951 (Composer)Béjart, Maurice (Choreographer)Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911 (Composer)Wiener Staatsoper. Ballett (Presenter)Ter-Arutunian, Rouben, 1920- (Designer)Ter-Arutunian, Rouben, 1920- (Costume designer)
Rudolf Nureyev Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1980-03 - 1981
Table of ContentsPierrot lunaire (ca. 36 min., col.) / recorded as part of the Wiener Ballettwochen 1980 in March 1980 ; choreography, Glen Tetley ; music, Arnold Schoenberg ; scenery and costumes, Rouben Ter-Arutunian ; danced by Rudolf Nureyev (Pierrot), Vivi Flindt (Columbine) and Johnny Eliasen (Brighella) ; singer, Margarethe Bence ; conductor, Stefan Soltesz.Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen [Chant du compagnon errant ; Song of a wayfarer] (ca. 21 min., col.) / probably recorded as part of the Wiener Ballettwochen 1980 in March 1980 ; choreography, Maurice Béjart, rehearsed by Béjart and Pierre Dobrievich ; music, Gustav Mahler ; danced by Rudolf Nureyev and Michael Birkmeyer. A b&w version of this recording appears on: *MGZIA 4-4212 Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen.[Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Chant du compagnon errant ; Song of a wayfarer)] (ca. 18 min., b&w) / recorded in 1981? ; see credits above ; danced by Rudolf Nureyev and Jorge Donn.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6180Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-4232 RNC (former)
TopicsPas de deux
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: [presented by] the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper [Vienna State Opera Ballet]Content: Accompanied by undated program notes in German for the first two segments. Date for Pierrot lunaire from Ballett-info, June 1980, p. 46.Performers: Danced by Rudolf Nureyev, Vivi Flindt, Johnny Eliasen and Jorge Donn (guest artists) ; and Michael Birkmeyer of the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (75 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionIn-house archival recordings of three performances. Tape also contains ca. 1 min. of a male dancer rehearsing part of Chant du compagnon errant in a dance studio.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY01-F1036NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15438459Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 79a21b10-aabb-0134-6be3-00505686a51c
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