Piano piecesAdditional title: Piano pieces (Choreographic work : Robbins)
NamesWatts, Heather (Dancer)Andersen, Ib, 1954- (Dancer)Cook, Bart (Dancer)Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)Calegari, Maria (Dancer)Duell, Daniel (Dancer)Duell, Joseph (Dancer)Robbins, Jerome (Choreographer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)New York City Ballet (Performer)Tchaikovsky Festival (1981: New York City Ballet) (Associated name)
New York City Ballet Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1981
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Ballet created for the Tchaikovsky Festival of the New York City Ballet, June 1981 (sequence of dances altered slightly after premiere). Order of dances on tape: Danse caracteristique, Le paysan prelude, Chanson populaire, and Polka, perf. by ensemble. - Le petit cavalier, perf. by Andersen (?). - Reverie, perf. by Nichols, D. Duell. - November-Troika, perf. by Watts, Cook. - Natha waltz, perf. by Nichols. - October-Chant d'automne, perf. by Calegari, J. Duell. - La sorcière, perf. by Andersen (?). - Mazurka, perf. by Cook. - Marche des soldats de bois, perf. by D. Duell. - Polka de salon, perf. by Andersen (?), two women. - June-Barcarolle, perf. by Watts. - Mazurka de salon, perf. by Nichols, D. Duell, Watts, Cook, Calegari, J. Duell. - Scherzo à la russe, perf. by entire cast.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7611Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1823 (former)
NotesContent: Rehearsal on stage before Tchaikovsky Festival set, in rehearsal clothes with piano accompaniment, Nov. 1981.Creation/production credits: Choreography: Jerome Robbins. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky. Scenery: John Burgee, Philip Johnson.Performers: Performed by the New York City Ballet: Kyra Nichols, Maria Calegari, Heather Watts, Joseph Duell, Daniel Duell, Bart Cook, Ib Andersen (?), and others.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (45 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY896026361-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167457Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2650c7e0-7ba2-0135-ed98-095af838ab65
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