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American Music Festival Apr. 26, 1988 [videorecording] : opening night

Title
American Music Festival Apr. 26, 1988 [videorecording] : opening night / [presented by] New York City Ballet.
Publication
1988.

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Description
1 videodisc (NTSC) (45 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
  • Rhapsody in blue (Choreographic work : Lubovitch)
  • Western symphony (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Credits (note)
  • Rhapsody in blue. Lighting, Mark Stanley. Costumes, Barbara Matera.
  • Western symphony. Scenery, John Boyt. Costumes, Karinska. Lighting, Mark Stanley
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on Apr. 26, 1988, for archival purposes.
Contents
Chichester psalms (1st movement) / music by Leonard Bernstein; performed by the New York Choral Society, with guest conductor Leonard Bernstein (6 min.) -- Speeches by Peter Martins, Ed Koch (5 min.) -- The union / music by Louis Moreau Gottschalk; performed by New York City Ballet Orchestra, conducted by Robert Irving (8 min.) -- Rhapsody in blue (preview) / choreography by Lar Lubovitch; music by George Gershwin; danced by Lourdes Lopez, Peter Frame, with Stacey Calvert, Carole Divet, Antonia Franceschi, Myrna Kamara, Margo Krody, Julie Michael, Tracy Bennett, Patrick Hinson, Jerome Kipper, Laurence Matthews, Peter Naumann, Gordon Stevens (18 min.) -- Western symphony (4th movement) / choreography by George Balanchine; music by Hershy Kay; danced by Maria Calegari, Leonid Kozlov, Lauren Hauser, Peter Boal, Kelly Cass, Carlo Merlo, Margaret Tracey, Damian Woetzel, and corps de ballet (8 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3325
OCLC
191867936
Title
American Music Festival Apr. 26, 1988 [videorecording] : opening night / [presented by] New York City Ballet.
Imprint
1988.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Credits
Rhapsody in blue. Lighting, Mark Stanley. Costumes, Barbara Matera.
Western symphony. Scenery, John Boyt. Costumes, Karinska. Lighting, Mark Stanley
Performer
Danced by New York City Ballet: Lourdes Lopez, Peter Frame, Stacey Calvert, Carole Divet, Antonia Franceschi, Myrna Kamara, Margo Krody, Julie Michael, Tracy Bennett, Patrick Hinson, Jerome Kipper, Laurence Matthews, Peter Naumann, Gordon Stevens, Maria Calegari, Leonid Kozlov, Lauren Hauser, Peter Boal, Kelly Cass, Carlo Merlo, Margaret Tracey, Damian Woetzel, and corps de ballet.
Event
Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on Apr. 26, 1988, for archival purposes.
Summary
This program was presented for the opening night of New York City Ballet's American Music Festival. The program begins with two musical overtures and includes introductory speeches by Peter Martins and mayor Ed Koch.
Added Author
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Chichester Psalms.
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Conductor
Gottschalk, Louis Moreau, 1829-1869. Union.
Martins, Peter, 1946- speaker.
Koch, Ed, 1924-2013, speaker.
Lubovitch, Lar, 1943- choreographer.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Rhapsody in blue.
Lopez, Lourdes, dancer.
Frame, Peter, dancer.
Calvert, Stacey, dancer.
Divet, Carole, dancer.
Franceschi, Antonia, dancer.
Kamara, Myrna, dancer.
Krody, Margo, dancer.
Michael, Julie, dancer.
Bennett, Tracy, dancer.
Hinson, Patrick, dancer.
Kipper, Jerome, dancer.
Matthews, Laurence, dancer.
Naumann, Peter, dancer.
Stevens, Gordon, 1966- dancer.
Balanchine, George, choreographer.
Kay, Hershy. Composer
Calegari, Maria, dancer.
Kozlov, Leonid, 1947- dancer.
Hauser, Lauren, dancer.
Boal, Peter, dancer.
Cass, Kelly, dancer.
Merlo, Carlo, dancer.
Tracey, Margaret, dancer.
Woetzel, Damian, dancer.
Irving, Robert, 1913-1991. Conductor
Matera, Barbara, costume designer.
Stanley, Mark. Lighting designer
Karinska, Barbara, costume designer.
Boyt, John. Set designer
New York City Ballet.
New York Choral Society.
American Music Festival (1988 : New York City Ballet)
Added Title
Rhapsody in blue (Choreographic work : Lubovitch)
Western symphony (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3325
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