Concerto barocco ; [and] Orpheus [Wide shot]

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Concerto barocco ; [and] Orpheus [Wide shot]
Additional title: Concerto barocco (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Orpheus (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Orpheus
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Lopez, Lourdes (Dancer)
Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)
Fischer, Lindsay (Dancer)
Martins, Nilas (Dancer)
Lüders, Adam (Dancer)
Whelan, Wendy (Dancer)
Lyon, Robert, 1968- (Dancer)
White, Diana (Dancer)
Gold, Tom (Dancer)
Figueroa, Guillermo (Instrumentalist)
Danielson, Nick (Instrumentalist)
Boelzner, Gordon (Conductor)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988 (Designer)
Bates, Ronald (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: 1993-05-12
Table of Contents
Concerto barocco (ca. 23 min.) / music, Johann Sebastian Bach (Double violin concerto in D minor) ; lighting, Mark Stanley ; danced by Lourdes Lopez, Kyra Nichols, and Lindsay Fischer, with Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Michele Gifford, Lydia Harmsen, Romy Karz, Teresa Reyes, Jenifer Ringer, Catherine Ryan, and Jennifer Tinsley ; first violin, Guillermo Figueroa ; second violin, Nicolas Danielson. |||| Orpheus (ca. 33 min.) / music, Igor Stravinsky ; scenery and costumes, Isamu Noguchi ; lighting, Ronald Bates ; performed by Nilas Martins (Orpheus) ; Adam Lüders (Dark angel) ; Wendy Whelan (Eurydice) ; Robert Lyon (Apollo) ; William Otto (Pluto) ; Tom Gold (Satyr) ; Romy Karz, Jenifer Ringer, Catherine Ryan, Jennifer Tinsley (nature spirits) ; Samantha Allen, Wendy Drapala, Jennifer Fuchs, Isabel Kimmel, Andrea Long, Pascale van Kipnis, Inmaculada Velez, Elizabeth Walker, Charles Anderson, James Fayette, Arch Higgins, Richard Marsden, Robert Wersinger (furies) ; Christopher Boehmer, Andrew Robertson, Alexander Ritter, Jian Wang, Runsheng Ying (lost souls) ; Diana White with Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Lydia Harmsen, Heather Hawk, Janey McGeary, Santhe Tsetsilas, Melissa Walter (bacchantes) ; Melissa Walter, Aura Dixon, Andrew Robertson (friends of Orpheus).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4275A
Balanchine, George
New York City Ballet
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
Mythology, Greek
Orpheus (Greek mythology)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of the 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.
Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet.
Performers: Conductor: Gordon Boelzner.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 12, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Wide shot version ; for close shot, see *MGZIC 9-4275B.
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) (45 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176467
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9247e230-f872-0130-b036-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Concerto barocco ; [and] Orpheus [Wide shot]