New York City Ballet [close shot]Additional title: New York City Ballet [close shot]Additional title: Noces (Choreographic work : Robbins)Additional title: Concerti armonici (Choreographic work : Martins)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Ansanelli, AlexandraLorenzo, RiolamaLyon, Robert, 1968-Wersinger, RobertMeunier, MoniqueHansen, PeterAllen, SamanthaMillepied, BenjaminNatanya, EvaVan Kipnis, PascaleMarcovici, Sébastien, 1975-Wheeldon, ChristopherBorree, YvonneWhelan, WendyMartins, NilasNeal, Philip, 1968-Moredock, Richard (Conductor)Robbins, JeromeStravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Smith, Oliver Lemuel, 1918-1994 (Designer)Zipprodt, Patricia, 1925-1999Tipton, Jennifer (Lighting designer)Martins, Peter, 1946-Wassenaer, Unico Wilhelm, graaf van, 1692-1766 (Composer)Long, William IveyStanley, Mark (Lighting designer)Barrera, Juan (Videographer)New York City BalletSathya Production Services (Firm)New York Public Library. Dance Collection
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1998
Table of ContentsLes noces (a dance-cantata) (ca. 28 min.) / choreography, Jerome Robbins ; music, Igor Stravinsky ; set, Oliver Smith ; scenic supervision, Rosaria Sinisi ; costumes, Patricia Zipprodt ; lighting, Jennifer Tipton ; cast: Alexandra Ansanelli (bride) ; Riolama Lorenzo and Robert Lyon (her parents) ; Robert Wersinger (groom) ; Monique Meunier and Peter Hansen (his parents) ; Samantha Allen and Benjamin Millepied (matchmakers) ; Eva Natanya, Pascale van Kipnis, Sébastien Marcovici, Christopher Wheeldon, and Aesha Ash, Jenny Blascovich, Emily Coates, Dana Hanson, Rachel Rutherford, Jennifer Tinsley, Elizabeth Walker, Stuart Capps, James Fayette, Kyle Froman, Stephen Hanna, Edward Liang, Christopher Macdougall, Julien Ringdahl (friends and guests). Music performed by New York City Ballet Orchestra, conducted by Hugo Fiorato. The sections of the ballet are: Tableau I, Preparation of the bride ; Tableau II, Preparation of the groom ; Tableau III, Departure of bride ; Coda, Lamentation of mothers ; Tableau IV, Wedding feast.Concerti armonici (ca. 32 min.) / choreography, Peter Martins ; music attributed to Unico Wilhelm Graf van Wassenaer ; costumes, William Ivey Long ; lighting, Mark Stanley ; danced by Yvonne Borree, Wendy Whelan, Nilas Martins, Philip Neal, with Emily Coates, Amanda Edge, Isabel Kimmel, Rachel Rutherford, Jennie Somogyi, Jennifer Tinsley, Edward Liang, Sébastien Marcovici, Benjamin Millepied, Mary Helen Bowers, Pauline Golbin, Dana Hanson, Riolama Lorenzo, Deanna McBrearty, Carrie Lee Riggins, Sant'gria Bello, Stuart Capps, Jason Fowler, Julien Ringdahl, Andrew Robertson, Henry Seth. Music performed by New York City Ballet Orchestra, conducted by Richard Moredock.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2452Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5670B (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceVideo
NotesRecording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Accompanied by house program.Performers: Danced by New York City Ballet.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 29, 1998, by Sathya Production Services ; videography, Juan Barrera.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (60 min.) :sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F3054NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13873024Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7183ee10-7b97-0135-fbb7-51d95d54476c
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