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The Resource Balanchine essays, Transfer of weight, a production of the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway

Balanchine essays, Transfer of weight, a production of the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway

Label
Balanchine essays, Transfer of weight
Title
Balanchine essays
Title part
Transfer of weight
Statement of responsibility
a production of the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway
Title variation
Transfer of weight
Contributor
Director
Producer
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 transfer of weight, 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 Balanchine used in class to elicit desired movement qualities from the dancers. Includes walking, running, pas de couru into jeté, tendu battement, tendu jeté, temps lié, pas de basque, balancé, waltz, stepping onto pointe, piqué, ballotté, and tombé
Cataloging source
PSC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Gordon Boelzner ; editor, Girish Bhargava
PerformerNote
  • Instructors: Suki Schorer, Merrill Ashley
  • Dancers: Tom Gold, Kathleen Tracey, Elizabeth Walker, Damian Woetzel
Runtime
45
Technique
live action
Label
Balanchine essays, Transfer of weight, a production of the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 1998
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (45 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
BYU's agreement with the publisher is for IN-LIBRARY USE ONLY.
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn795403021
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Balanchine essays, Transfer of weight, a production of the George Balanchine Foundation, Inc. in association with Tatge/Lasseur Productions, Inc. ; artistic directors, conceived and written by Merrill Ashley and Suki Schorer ; producer, Catherine Tatge ; director, Merrill Brockway
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 1998
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (45 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
BYU's agreement with the publisher is for IN-LIBRARY USE ONLY.
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn795403021
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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