Research Catalog

Les Grands Ballets Canadiens [videorecording]

Les Grands Ballets Canadiens [videorecording]

Items in the Library & Off-site

Filter by

1 Item

StatusFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
Moving imagePermit needed *MGZIA 4-1422Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance


Additional Authors
  • Chiriaeff, Ludmilla.
  • Rowe, Mannie
  • Taverner, Sonia
  • Warren, Vincent, 1938-2017.
  • Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971.
  • Beaty, Richard
  • Bates, James
  • Peterson, Conrad
  • Jayne, Erika
  • Paul, Annette av.
  • Kim, Hae Shik
  • Withey, Barbara
  • Belin, Alexandre
  • Tamasik, Laszlo
  • Josef, William
  • Stanzel, John
  • Forrester, Maureen.
  • Massé, Denise.
  • Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856.
  • MacDonald, Brian
  • Morin, Pierre.
  • Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004
  • Barbeau, François.
  • Martinet, Nicole.
  • Jasmin, Claude.
  • Schafer, R. Murray.
  • Nault, Fernand
  • Grands ballets canadiens.
1 cassette. 112 min. : sd. color with b&w sequences NTSC.; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Uniform Title
  • Symphony of psalms (Choreographic work : Nault)
  • Jeu de cartes (Choreographic work : Macdonald)
  • Adieu Robert Schumann (Choreographic work : Macdonald)
  • Compilation of two telecasts. The first three ballets, Symphonie des psaumes, Danses concertantes, and Jeu de cartes, were recorded in 1972 for the program Stravinsky 2 (not complete on tape), produced by the Canadian Broadcasting Company. Producer/director: Pierre Morin. Adieu Robert Schumann was recorded in 1980 for the program Spectrum, produced by the Canadian Broadcasting Company. Producer/director: Norman Campbell.
  • Performed by Les Grands Ballets Canadiens.
Access (note)
  • Closed.
CONTENTS: Symphonie des psaumes (approx. 22 min.). Choreography: Fernand Nault. Music: Igor Stravinsky. Perf. by Mannie Rowe and others. -- Danses concertantes (approx. 21 min.). Choreography: Nault. Music: Stravinsky. Costumes: Claude Jasmin, Nicole Martinet. Perf. by Sonia Taverner, Vincent Warren, and others. Introduced by Ludmilla Chiriaeff. -- Reminiscence of Stravinsky, by Chiriaeff, illustrated with b&w footage. -- Card game [Jeu de cartes] (approx. 26 min.). Choreography: Brian Macdonald. Music: Stravinsky. Design: François Barbeau. Perf. by Richard Beaty, James Bates, Rowe, Conrad Peterson (kings); Erika Jayne, Annette av Paul, Hae Shik Kim, Barbara Withey (queens); Alexandre Belin, Laszlo Tamasik, William Joseph, Warren (jacks); John Stanzel (the joker); and others. -- Adieu Robert Schumann (approx. 40 min.). Choreography: Brian Macdonald. Music: Robert Schumann and R. Murray Schafer. Scenery: James E. Jones. Costumes: François Barbeau. Lighting: Gordon Luker. Perf. by Maureen Forrester [soprano] (the widow Schumann), Denise Massé [pianist] (Clara at the piano), Annette av Paul (young Clara Schumann), and Vincent Warren (Robert Schumann). CBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Jelinek. The ballet is preceded by a discussion among the four principals, moderated by Macdonald.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-1422
Les Grands Ballets Canadiens [videorecording]
Restricted Access
Local Subject
Ballet in television. Adieu, Robert Schumann.
Ballet in television. Les Grands Ballets Canadiens.
Added Author
Chiriaeff, Ludmilla. Speaker
Rowe, Mannie, dancer.
Taverner, Sonia, dancer.
Warren, Vincent, 1938-2017. cmm, dancer.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Composer
Beaty, Richard, dancer.
Bates, James, dancer.
Peterson, Conrad, dancer.
Jayne, Erika, dancer.
Paul, Annette av. cmm, dancer.
Kim, Hae Shik, dancer.
Withey, Barbara, dancer.
Belin, Alexandre, dancer.
Tamasik, Laszlo, dancer.
Josef, William, dancer.
Stanzel, John, dancer.
Forrester, Maureen. Commentator. Singer
Massé, Denise. Commentator. Instrumentalist
Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856. Composer
MacDonald, Brian, choreographer. Commentator
Morin, Pierre. Producer. Director
Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004, producer.
Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004, director.
Barbeau, François. Designer. Costume designer
Martinet, Nicole. Costume designer
Jasmin, Claude. Costume designer
Schafer, R. Murray. Composer
Nault, Fernand, choreographer.
Grands ballets canadiens.
Added Title
Symphony of psalms (Choreographic work : Nault)
Jeu de cartes (Choreographic work : Macdonald)
Adieu Robert Schumann (Choreographic work : Macdonald)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-1422
View in Legacy Catalog