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The Resource Balanchine celebration, WNET/Thirteen in association with New York City Ballet, NVC Arts and NOS Television ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; directed by Matthew Diamond

Balanchine celebration, WNET/Thirteen in association with New York City Ballet, NVC Arts and NOS Television ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; directed by Matthew Diamond

Label
Balanchine celebration
Title
Balanchine celebration
Statement of responsibility
WNET/Thirteen in association with New York City Ballet, NVC Arts and NOS Television ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; directed by Matthew Diamond
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A two-part series tracing the life and career of George Balanchine from his early years as a student at the Imperial Ballet School in St. Petersburg to his innovative work at the New York City Ballet. Includes extensive cuts from many of his choreographed works and touches on his collaboration with Igor Stravinsky. Also includes short cuts of interviews with Balanchine
Member of
Cataloging source
VVS
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Recorded at New York State Theater, New York City, Spring, 1993
Dissertation note
Executive producer, Jac Venza ; stage production conceived and directed by Peter Martins ; choreography, George Balanchine ; lighting designer, Mark Stanley ; lighting director, Alan Adelman.
PerformerNote
New York City Ballet ; New York City Ballet Orchestra ; Gordon Boelzner, Hugo Fiorato, Donald York, Maurice Kaplow, conductors ; Robert MacNeil, host
Runtime
172
Series statement
  • Dance in America
  • Great performances
  • Nonesuch dance collection
  • The Balanchine library
Technique
live action
Label
Balanchine celebration, WNET/Thirteen in association with New York City Ballet, NVC Arts and NOS Television ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; directed by Matthew Diamond
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Telecast by WNET/Thirteen on the Great Performances: Dance in America series
  • Program and performer list ([8] p. each) enclosed with each videocassette
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt 1. Selections from: Themes and variations -- Apollo -- Scherzo á la russe (complete) -- Union Jack -- Square dance -- Walpurgisnacht ballet -- Vienna waltzes. Pt 2. Selections from: Western symphony -- Agon -- Who cares? -- Stars and stripes
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
2 videocassettes (ca. 172 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
  • 8536401893
  • 8536401903
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
40189-3--40190-3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (LGTO)(OCLC)ocm34779485
  • (OCoLC)ocn370239654
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Balanchine celebration, WNET/Thirteen in association with New York City Ballet, NVC Arts and NOS Television ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; directed by Matthew Diamond
Publication
Note
  • Telecast by WNET/Thirteen on the Great Performances: Dance in America series
  • Program and performer list ([8] p. each) enclosed with each videocassette
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt 1. Selections from: Themes and variations -- Apollo -- Scherzo á la russe (complete) -- Union Jack -- Square dance -- Walpurgisnacht ballet -- Vienna waltzes. Pt 2. Selections from: Western symphony -- Agon -- Who cares? -- Stars and stripes
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
2 videocassettes (ca. 172 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
  • 8536401893
  • 8536401903
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
40189-3--40190-3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (LGTO)(OCLC)ocm34779485
  • (OCoLC)ocn370239654
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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