Piano pieces: excerptsAdditional title: Piano pieces (Choreographic work : Robbins)
NamesWatts, Heather (Dancer)Cook, Bart (Dancer)Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)Calegari, Maria (Dancer)Duell, Daniel (Dancer)Duell, Joseph (Dancer)DAmboise, ChristopherAmboise, Christopher (Dancer)Robbins, Jerome (Choreographer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)New York City Ballet (Performer)Saratoga Performing Arts Center (Event place)Tchaikovsky Festival (1981 :New York City Ballet) (Associated name)
New York City Ballet Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1981-07-21
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Excerpts from a ballet created for the Tchaikovsky Festival of the New York City Ballet, June 1981. Sections performed out of sequence. Order of dances on tape: Danse caracteristique, Le paysan prélude, Chanson populaire, and Polka, perf. by ensemble. - Scherzo à la russe, perf. by entire cast. - Polka de salon, perf. by d'Amboise and two women. - Reverie, perf. by Nichols, D. Duell. - October-Chant d'automne, perf. by Calegari, J. Duell. - November-Troika, perf. by Watts, Cook. - Natha waltz, perf. by Nichols.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7610Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1822 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Rehearsal onstage at Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, N.Y., in rehearsal clothes with piano accompaniment, July 21, 1981. Rehearsal supervised by Bart Cook.Creation/production credits: Choreography: Jerome Robbins. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky.Performers: Performed by the New York City Ballet: Kyra Nichols, Maria Calegari, Heather Watts, Joseph Duell, Daniel Duell, Bart Cook, Christopher d'Amboise, and others.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (52 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY896026359-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167456Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8fdc8390-7b8c-0135-e174-35ec34879ee0
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