Review notes, December, 1974

More Details Cite This Item

Library division & collection with this item:

This Item

Review notes, December, 1974

View this item elsewhere:

Review notes, December, 1974
Terry, Walter (Creator)

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974-12
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTCO 3-845
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993
Kirkland, Gelsey
American Ballet Theatre
Murray Louis Dance Company
Personal recordings
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded by Walter Terry 1974, December New York (N.Y.)
Funding: The conservation and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Acquisition: Gift Walter Terry
Physical Description
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 22 min.)
Sound quality is good. There are occasional short gaps.
Notes recorded by Walter Terry in December 1974 in New York City regarding performances he saw by American Ballet Theatre including Rudolf Nureyev in Apollo and the Moor's pavane; and by the Murray Louis Dance Company at New York University Theater. Streaming audio file (approximately 22 minutes). Walter Terry speaks about recent performances he saw by American Ballet Theatre including La sylphide with Ivan [Nagy], Natasha [Natalia Markova], and Fernando Bujones; Rudolf Nureyev in George Balanchine's Apollo, in Paul Taylor's Aureole, in August Bournonville's Flower festival [Blomsterfesten i Genzano ], and in José Limón's Moor's pavane; other dancers he saw in these works including Merle Park; American Ballet Theatre's performance of La fille mal gardée with Gelsey Kirkland (including as compared to Markova's characterization of Lise) and Mikhail Baryshnikov; Coppélia with Cynthia [Gregory] and Ivan [Nagy] including Gregory's characterization of Swanhilde compared with that of Markova's; Fernando Bujones's performances in Coppélia and in Frederick Ashton's Les patineurs; the corps; Clark Tippet; more on Kirkland and Baryshnikov in La fille mal gardée; more on Nagy; more on Nureyev; performances by Murray Louis and his company, Murray Louis Dance Company, at New York University Theater, including Louis's works Geometrics and Scheherazade, a dream.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 77606824
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118708
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36f8cb50-7956-0136-7847-37e3111eadfe
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1974: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Review notes, December" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Review notes, December" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2022.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). Review notes, December Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url= | title= (sound recording) Review notes, December, (1974)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 24, 2022 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Review notes, December