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Ballet Chicago
Additional title: Octet à tête (Choreographic work : Duell)
Additional title: Concerto barocco (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Eylar, Patti (Dancer)
Stewart, Manard (Dancer)
Strain, Suzy (Dancer)
Muniz, Oswaldo (Dancer)
Adelfang, Petra (Dancer)
Ward, M. G. (Mark G.) (Dancer)
Baynham, Karen (Dancer)
Moray, Sherry (Dancer)
Majewicz, Steven (Dancer)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Duell, Daniel (Choreographer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Ballet Chicago (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Octet à tête (approx. 17 min.). Choreography: Daniel Duell. Music: Igor Stravinsky (Octet for winds). Costumes: Kathryn Koesling. Perf. by Patti Eylar, Manard Stewart, Suzy Strain, Oswaldo Muniz, Petra Adelfang, and Mark Ward. -- Concerto barocco (approx. 22 min.). Choreography: George Balanchine. Music: J. S. Bach. Costumes: Koesling. Perf. by Karen Baynham, Sherry Moray, Steven Majewicz, and ensemble. -- Opening of a speech (approx. 2 min.) by George Newman, president of the board of Ballet Chicago.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2798
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3532 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Orchestra Hall, Chicago, on September 24, 1988.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (41 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175223
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4ae06630-9e87-0132-a397-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballet Chicago" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballet Chicago" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 21, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1988). Ballet Chicago Retrieved from

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Ballet Chicago