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The Resource American ballet theatre : historic Bell telephone hour telecasts, 1959-1962

American ballet theatre : historic Bell telephone hour telecasts, 1959-1962

Label
American ballet theatre : historic Bell telephone hour telecasts, 1959-1962
Title
American ballet theatre
Title remainder
historic Bell telephone hour telecasts, 1959-1962
Contributor
Dancer
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In celebration of American Ballet Theatre's 75th anniversary, VAI has assembled a collection of historic performances presented by the company and its stars on The Bell Telephone Hour television series. These include excerpts from signature works such as Billy the Kid, Les Patineurs, and Giselle, as well as Raymonda - Grand Pas de Dix and Le Corsaire - Pas de Deux. Featured dancers include Lupe Serrano, Royes Fernandez, Igor Youskevitch, Ruth Ann Koesun, John Kriza, Scott Douglas, Carla Fracci, Rudolf Nureyev, in works choreographed by Frederick Ashton, George Balanchine, Andre Eglevsky, Frederic Franklin, David Lichine, Eugene Loring, and others."--Publisher description
Member of
Cataloging source
JAM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Billy the Kid: choreographer, Eugene Loring ; music, Aaron Copland
  • Le Corsaire - Pas de Deux: choreographer, Rudolf Nureyev
  • Graduation Ball: choreographer, David Lichine ; music, Johann Strauss
  • Les Patineurs: choreographer, Sir Frederick Ashton ; music, Giacomo Meyerbeer
  • Christmas Tree Pas de Deux: choreographer, Robert Pagent
  • Swan Lake - White Swan Pas de Deux: music, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
  • Giselle: Act II Pas de Deux and Finale: choreographer, André Eglevsky ; music, Adolphe Adam
  • Raymonda - Grand Pas de Dix: choreographer, George Balanchine ; music, Alexander Glazunov
Date time place
Billy the Kid originally broadcast October 23, 1959; Le Corsaire - Pas de Deux originally broadcast September 24, 1962; Graduation Ball originally broadcast March 11, 1960; Les Patineurs originally broadcast December 23, 1960; Christmas Tree Pas de Deux originally broadcast December 23, 1960; Swan Lake - White Swan Pas de Deux originally broadcast October 13, 1961; Giselle: Act II Pas de Deux and Finale originally broadcast April 27, 1962; Raymonda - Grand Pas de Dix originally broadcast September 29, 1961
Language note
English
LC call number
GV1790.A1
LC item number
A52 2015
PerformerNote
  • Billy the Kid: John Kirza, Ruth Ann Koesun, Scott Douglas, Kent Hatcher, ABT Corps de Baller
  • Le Corsaire - Pas de Deux: Lupe Serrano, Rudolf Nureyev
  • Graduation Ball: Ruth Ann Koesun, Mary Gelder, Royes Fernandez, Scott Douglas, Fernand Nault, Darrell Notara, ABT Corps de Ballet
  • Les Patineurs: Ruth Ann Koesun, John Kirza, Scott Douglas, Susan Borree, Elizabeth Carroll, and ABT Corps de Ballet
  • Christmas Tree Pas de Deux: Roberta Lubell, Igor Youskevitch
  • Swan Lake - White Swan Pas de Deux: Carla Fracci, Jacques d'Amboise
  • Giselle: Act II Pas de Deux and Finale: Lupe Serrano, Royes Fernandez, ABT Corps de Ballet
  • Raymonda - Grand Pas de Dix: Lupe Serrano, Royes Fernandez
Runtime
68
Technique
live action
Label
American ballet theatre : historic Bell telephone hour telecasts, 1959-1962
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Billy the kid -- Le corsaire : pas de deux -- Graduation ball -- Les patineurs -- Christmas tree pas de deux -- Swan lake : white swan pas de deux -- Giselle : act II pas de deux and finale -- Raymonda : grand pas de dix
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089948458692
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4586
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)946080582
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 0, 4:3, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American ballet theatre : historic Bell telephone hour telecasts, 1959-1962
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Billy the kid -- Le corsaire : pas de deux -- Graduation ball -- Les patineurs -- Christmas tree pas de deux -- Swan lake : white swan pas de deux -- Giselle : act II pas de deux and finale -- Raymonda : grand pas de dix
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089948458692
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4586
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)946080582
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 0, 4:3, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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