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Symphony no. 1
Additional title: Symphony no. 1 (Choreographic work : Martins)
Martins, Peter, 1946- (Dancer)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
Saratoga Performing Arts Center (Event place)

New York City Ballet Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981-07-22
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7608
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1811 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Rehearsal on stage at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, New York, on July 22, 1981. In rehearsal clothes with piano accompaniment.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Peter Martins. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky (Symphony no. 1, "Winter dreams").
Performers: Performed by members of the New York City Ballet.
Content: NOTE: Tape also contains an unrelated fragment, in color, of a modern dance (?) performance on stage.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (45 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896029999-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167535
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6dbeb960-7bb3-0135-ae3b-0d6bc97c5deb
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Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Symphony no. 1" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Symphony no. 1" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2021.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). Symphony no. 1 Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Symphony no. 1