Review notes, December, 1974
NamesTerry, Walter (Creator)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1974-12
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTCO 3-845
TopicsNureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993Kirkland, GelseyAmerican Ballet TheatreMurray Louis Dance Company
NotesContent: 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.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 DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 22 min.)Sound quality is good. There are occasional short gaps.
DescriptionNotes 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.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 77606824NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118708Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36f8cb50-7956-0136-7847-37e3111eadfe
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