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Stravinsky remembered
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Interviewee)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Stravinsky, Vera (Interviewee)
Craft, Robert (Interviewee)
Grist, Reri (Interviewee)
Mitchell, Gregory, 1951-2004
Westergard, Lance
Fata, Wesley
Adler, Peter Herman, 1898- (Conductor)
Liebermann, Rolf, 1910-1999 (Interviewee)
Butler, John, 1920-1993
Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875 (Author)
Kim, Willa (Set designer)
Kim, Willa (Costume designer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1971
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6426
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-236 (former)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971
two-dimensional moving image
Documentaries and factual films and programs
Telecast by WNET/13 on November 22, 1971.
Reel 1 includes a performance of Stravinsky's short opera-ballet, Le rossignol (The nightingale and the Chinese emperor), based on Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale. Producer and conductor: Peter Herman Adler. Choreography: John Butler. Scenery and costumes: Willa Kim. Dancers include: Gregory Mitchell (Fisherman), Lance Westergard (Mechanical nightingale), Wesley Fata (Death). Singers include: Reri Grist (Nightingale), Sidney Johnson (Fisherman), Lili Chookasian (Death).
Physical Description
Extent: 2 streaming video files (NTSC) (90 min.) : sd., col.
Documentary on Igor Stravinsky. Numerous interviews and conversations with Stravinsky, including one with Rolf Liebermann, are interspersed with film clips, still shots, and scenes of the composer conducting. Peter Herman Adler also talks with Vera Stravinsky, the composer's wife, Robert Craft, and Reri Grist.
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY807047522-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158917
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c6d17d50-7dcc-0134-c365-00505686a51c
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Creator Born
  • 1971: Issued
  • 1971: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Stravinsky remembered" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1971.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Stravinsky remembered" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1971). Stravinsky remembered Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Stravinsky remembered