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The Resource Balanchine essays, Port de bras and épaulement, produced by the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; executive producer, Barbara Horgan ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway

Balanchine essays, Port de bras and épaulement, produced by the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; executive producer, Barbara Horgan ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway

Label
Balanchine essays, Port de bras and épaulement
Title
Balanchine essays
Title part
Port de bras and épaulement
Statement of responsibility
produced by the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; executive producer, Barbara Horgan ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing upon their experience as principal dancers with George Balanchine's New York City Ballet, Suki Schorer and Merrill Ashley provide a detailed analysis and demonstration of ballet port de bras and épaulement, according to the principles of Balanchine technique. Schorer, a longtime teacher at the School of American Ballet, sets exercises intended to help the dancer learn and practice correct form, and both she and Ashley recall images
Cataloging source
NYP
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Recorded on June 28, 1994
Dissertation note
Musical director and pianist, Gordon Boelzner.
PerformerNote
  • Instructors: Suki Schorer and Merrill Ashley
  • Demonstrators: Jeffrey Edwards, Maydelle Fason, and Rebecca Metzger
Runtime
43
Technique
live action
Label
Balanchine essays, Port de bras and épaulement, produced by the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; executive producer, Barbara Horgan ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3/4 in. (U-matic)
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (43 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. NTSC
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (LGTO)(OCLC)ocm34397880
  • (OCoLC)ocn370240766
Video recording format
U-matic (3/4 in., videocasstte)
Label
Balanchine essays, Port de bras and épaulement, produced by the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; executive producer, Barbara Horgan ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3/4 in. (U-matic)
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (43 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. NTSC
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (LGTO)(OCLC)ocm34397880
  • (OCoLC)ocn370240766
Video recording format
U-matic (3/4 in., videocasstte)

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