Conversations about Balanchine with Suzanne Farrell and David Daniel: The stage

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Title
Conversations about Balanchine with Suzanne Farrell and David Daniel: The stage
Names
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- (Speaker)
Daniel, David (Speaker)
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Dancer)
Hoskinson, Richard (Dancer)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Ward, Penny (Videographer)
Blumenthal, Sallie (Associated name)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (Event place)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993-06-17
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Cassette 1 (approx. 61 min.): Video: Don Quixote (si.): Act II, Don Quixote's vision of Dulcinea, and Act III, duet of the Lady of the Silver Moon and the White Knight, and variation of the Lady. From a private source. -- Conversation between Farrell and Daniel. Farrell discusses how she and Balanchine developed the off-balance movements in the variation of the Lady of the Silver Moon, and recalls how she danced in bare feet, on pointe, and in turned-in positions in Don Quixote. She notes some ballets in which she contributed to the choreography, among them Tzigane and Vienna waltzes, which she compares to La valse. She talks about performing as a learning experience and relates how she prepares mentally for a performance. -- Question and answer period. -- Cassette 2 (approx. 42 min.). Continuation of question and answer period. Topics include Balanchine's choreographic process, the changes he made in Don Quixote, his use of national flavors in ballets such as Scotch symphony and Union Jack, and Farrell's current activities in teaching and staging ballets.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2305
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3947 (former)
Topics
Balanchine, George
Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Tzigane (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Vienna waltzes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Valses nobles et sentimentales (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Interviews
Filmed interviews
Notes
Venue: Videotaped for the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image by Penny Ward at the Bruno Walter Auditorium, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, on June 17, 1993, with the assistance of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and New York State Council on the Arts. Part of a series of public programs presented by the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts in connection with the exhibition Balanchine. Coordinator for Public Programs for the Dance Collection: Sallie Blumenthal.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (103) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936045435-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175083
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4bc5d6b0-7b98-0135-c8eb-078ae97df2a6
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Conversations about Balanchine with Suzanne Farrell and David Daniel: The stage" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60ac3417-2979-4261-aac8-3b7196921157

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Conversations about Balanchine with Suzanne Farrell and David Daniel: The stage" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 18, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60ac3417-2979-4261-aac8-3b7196921157

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1993). Conversations about Balanchine with Suzanne Farrell and David Daniel: The stage Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60ac3417-2979-4261-aac8-3b7196921157

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Conversations about Balanchine with Suzanne Farrell and David Daniel: The stage