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Scotch symphony ; [and] Agon [Close shot]

Title
Scotch symphony ; [and] Agon [Close shot] [electronic resource] / [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Publication
c1993.

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (61 min.) : sd., col.
Alternative Title
Agon.
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: Donald York.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 30, 1993 (evening), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4322A.
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: Scotch symphony choreography by George Balanchine (c) The George Balanchine Trust.
  • Copyright: Agon choreography by George Balanchine (c) The George Balanchine Trust.
Contents
  • Scotch symphony (ca. 29 min.) / music, Felix Mendelssohn (Scotch symphony: 2nd, 3rd, and 4th movements) ; scenery, Horace Armistead ; costumes, Karinska ; performed by Kyra Nichols, Lindsay Fischer, Roma Sosenko, with Arch Higgins, Russell Kaiser, and Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Romy Karz, Teresa Reyes, Catherine Ryan, Santhe Tsetsilas, Melissa Walter, Deborah Wingert, Charles Anderson, James Fayette, Espen Giljane, Robert Lyon, Peter Naumann, Jian Wang.
  • Agon (ca. 32 min.) / music, Igor Stravinsky ; performed by Darci Kistler, Helene Alexopoulos (opening), Kathleen Tracey (second pas de trois), Peter Boal, Nikolaj Hübbe, Zippora Karz, Teresa Reyes, Albert Evans, Arch Higgins, Aura Dixon, Michele Gifford, Romy Karz, Melissa Walter ; cast: First pas de trois: Sarabande / performed by Boal -- Gailliard / performed by Zippora Karz and Reyes -- Coda / performed by Boal, Zippora Karz, Reyes -- Second pas de trois: Bransle simple / performed by Evans and Higgins -- Bransle gay / performed by Tracey -- Bransle double (de Poitou) / performed by Tracey, Evans, Higgins -- Pas de deux / performed by Kistler and Hübbe.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-4322B
Title
Scotch symphony ; [and] Agon [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: Donald York.
Credits
Lighting, Mark Stanley.
Event
Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 30, 1993 (evening), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4322A.
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: Scotch symphony choreography by George Balanchine (c) The George Balanchine Trust.
Copyright: Agon choreography by George Balanchine (c) The George Balanchine Trust.
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
Nichols, Kyra, dancer.
Fischer, Lindsay, dancer.
Sosenko, Roma, dancer.
Higgins, Arch, dancer.
Kistler, Darci, 1964- dancer.
Alexopoulos, Helene, dancer.
Tracey, Kathleen, 1969- dancer.
Boal, Peter, dancer.
Hübbe, Nikolaj, dancer.
Reyes, Teresa (Ballet dancer), dancer.
Karz, Zippora, dancer.
Evans, Albert, 1970- dancer.
York, Donald. Conductor
Balanchine, George, choreographer.
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Composer
Armistead, Horace. Designer
Karinska, Barbara. Costume designer
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Composer
Stanley, Mark. Lighting designer
Millard, Jay. Videographer
New York City Ballet.
George Balanchine Trust.
New York Public Library. Dance Collection.
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
DHCA.
Balanchine, George. Agon
Balanchine, George. Scotch symphony.
Added Title
Agon.
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-4322B
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