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The four temperaments [Wide shot]
Additional title: Four temperaments (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Karz, Zippora (Dancer)
Huys, Ben (Dancer)
Calvert, Stacey (Dancer)
Naumann, Peter Carl (Dancer)
Tracey, Kathleen, 1969- (Dancer)
Martins, Nilas (Dancer)
Edwards, Jeffrey (Dancer)
Whelan, Wendy (Dancer)
Soto, Jock (Dancer)
Lüders, Adam (Dancer)
White, Diana (Dancer)
Zimmerman, Jerry (Dancer)
Fiorato, Hugo (Conductor)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Hindemith, Paul, 1895-1963 (Composer)
Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)
Millard, Jay (Videographer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

George Balanchine Celebration

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993
Table of Contents
Theme / performed by: 1, Zippora Karz and Ben Huys ; 2, Stacey Calvert and Peter Naumann ; 3, Kathleen Tracey and Nilas Martins -- First variation, Melancholic / performed by Jeffrey Edwards with Andrea Long and Miriam Mahdaviani, and Samantha Allen, Michele Gifford, Dena Kinstlinger, Jennifer Tinsley -- Second variation, Sanguinic / performed by Wendy Whelan and Jock Soto, with Wendy Drapala, Jennifer Fuchs, Isabel Kimmel, Pascale van Kipnis -- Third variation, Phlegmatic / performed by Adam Lüders with Jade Adams, Lydia Harmsen, Romy Karz, Melissa Walter -- Fourth variation, Choleric / performed by Diana White and ensemble.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4261A
Balanchine, George
New York City Ballet
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music, Paul Hindemith.
Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet ; Piano solo: Jerry Zimmerman ; Conductor: Hugo Fiorato.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 7, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Wide shot version ; for close shot, see *MGZIC 9-4261B.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (36 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175958
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 74a2f8f0-e35f-0130-e8e8-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1993: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The four temperaments [Wide shot]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993.

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The four temperaments [Wide shot]