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Die vier Temperamente
Additional title: Four temperaments (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Van Beers, Sonja (Dancer)
Kramer, Leonie Judith Gibson (Dancer)
Smith, Kathleen (Dancer)
Appel, Peter (Dancer)
Vooremberg, Reuven (Dancer)
Weetering, Conrad van de (Dancer)
Wilson, Billy, 1935-1994 (Dancer)
Seemann, Carl (Instrumentalist)
Ronnefeld, Peter, 1935-1965 (Conductor)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Hindemith, Paul, 1895-1963 (Composer)
Brown, Vida (Restager)
Haferung, Paul (Designer)
Hassert, Günther, 1919-1991 (Director)
Nationale Ballet (Netherlands) (Dancer)
Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester (Musician)
Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Producer)

Billy Wilson Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1965 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6174
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5095 (former)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; directed by Günther Hassert ; choreography by George Balanchine, staged by Vida Brown ; music by Paul Hindemith.
Creation/production credits: Scenery, Paul Haferung.
Performers: Danced by the Netherlands Nationale Ballet: Sonja Van Beers, Leonie Kramer, Kathleen Smith, Peter Appel, Reuven Voorembergh, Conrad Van de Weetering, Billy Wilson, and corps de ballet.
Performers: Pianist: Carl Seemann.
Performers: Music performed by the Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester, conducted by Peter Ronnefeld.
Language: Titles in German.
Acquisition: Gift of Alexis Wilson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (32 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12486374
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dab31f20-4b65-0133-f264-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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  • 1965: Created
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Die vier Temperamente" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1965.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Die vier Temperamente" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 23, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1965). Die vier Temperamente Retrieved from

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Die vier Temperamente