Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Concerto barocco [Close shot] [electronic resource]

Title
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Concerto barocco [Close shot] [electronic resource] / [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Publication
c1993.
Electronic Resource
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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (50 min.) : sd., col.
Uniform Title
  • Concerto barocco (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Alternative Title
Concerto barocco.
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performer (note)
  • Performed by New York City Ballet.
  • Conductor: Gordon Boelzner.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 6, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4257A.
Funding (note)
  • Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Terms of Use (note)
  • Copyright: Slaughter on Tenth Avenue choreography by George Balanchine (c) The George Balanchine Trust.
  • Copyright: Concerto barocco choreography by George Balanchine (c) Mr. Lincoln Kirstein.
Contents
  • Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (ca. 29 min.) / music, Richard Rodgers (from the musical On your toes), re-orchestrated by Hershy Kay ; scenery, Jo Mielziner ; costumes, Irene Sharaff ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; performed by Robert La Fosse (hoofer) ; Maria Calegari (strip tease girl) ; Robert Lyon (big boss) ; Russell Kaiser and Peter Naumann (bartenders) ; Arch Higgins (thug) ; Tom Gold, Robert Wersinger, and Todd Williams (policemen) ; Bruce Padgett (Morrosine, premier danseur noble) ; Alexandre Proia (gangster) ; Jade Adams, Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Janey McGeary, Jennifer Tinsley, Melissa Walter (ladies of the ballet) ; Charles Anderson, Sant'gria Bello, James Fayette, Andrew Robertson (gentlemen of the ballet). At the climax of the ballet, this recording focuses on the hoofer's solo onstage. For a recording depicting the gangster's actions in his stage box, see *MGZIC 9-4271B Slaughter on Tenth Avenue [Close shot].
  • Concerto barocco (ca. 22 min.) / music, Johann Sebastian Bach (Double violin concerto in D minor) ; performed by Judith Fugate, Darci Kistler, and Erlends Zieminch, with Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Michele Gifford, Lydia Harmsen, Romy Karz, Teresa Reyes, Jenifer Ringer, Catherine Ryan, and Jennifer Tinsley ; first violin, Guillermo Figueroa ; second violin, Dominic Vaz.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-4257B
Title
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Concerto barocco [Close shot] [electronic resource] / [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Imprint
c1993.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Performer
Performed by New York City Ballet.
Conductor: Gordon Boelzner.
Credits
Lighting, Mark Stanley.
Event
Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 6, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4257A.
Funding
Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Terms Of Use
Copyright: Slaughter on Tenth Avenue choreography by George Balanchine (c) The George Balanchine Trust.
Copyright: Concerto barocco choreography by George Balanchine (c) Mr. Lincoln Kirstein.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Added Author
La Fosse, Robert, dancer.
Calegari, Maria, dancer.
Lyon, Robert, 1968- dancer.
Kaiser, Russell, dancer.
Naumann, Peter Carl, dancer.
Higgins, Arch, dancer.
Gold, Tom, dancer.
Wersinger, Robert, dancer.
Williams, Todd R., dancer.
Padgett, Bruce, dancer.
Proia, Alexandre, dancer.
Fugate, Judith, dancer.
Kistler, Darci, 1964- dancer.
Zieminch, Erlends, dancer.
Boelzner, Gordon. Conductor
Figueroa, Guillermo. Instrumentalist
Balanchine, George, choreographer.
Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976. Set designer
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979. Composer
Bates, Ronald. Lighting designer
Kay, Hershy. Arranger
Sharaff, Irene. Costume designer
Stanley, Mark. Lighting designer
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Composer
Millard, Jay. Videographer
New York City Ballet.
George Balanchine Trust.
New York Public Library. Dance Collection.
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
DHCA.
Added Title
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Concerto barocco (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Concerto barocco.
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-4257B
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