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Barber violin concerto. May 12, 1988 [videorecording]

Title
Barber violin concerto. May 12, 1988 [videorecording] / [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by Peter Martins ; music by Samuel Barber.
Publication
1988.

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Description
1 videodisc (NTSC) (36 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
Barber violin concerto (Choreographic work : Martins)
Alternative Title
American Music Festival, program 9
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Credits (note)
  • Music: Samuel Barber. Conductor: Robert Irving. Violin: Nadia Salerno Sonnenberg. Costumes: William Ivey Long. Lighting: Jennifer Tipton.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, at a matinee on May 12, 1988, for archival purposes.
Contents
Tromba lontanta / music by John Adams; performed by New York City Ballet Orchestra; conducted by Robert Irving (6 min.) -- Barber violin concerto (17 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3899
Title
Barber violin concerto. May 12, 1988 [videorecording] / [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by Peter Martins ; music by Samuel Barber.
Imprint
1988.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Credits
Music: Samuel Barber. Conductor: Robert Irving. Violin: Nadia Salerno Sonnenberg. Costumes: William Ivey Long. Lighting: Jennifer Tipton.
Performer
Danced by Merrill Ashley and Adam Luders (of New York City ballet), Katie Johnson and David Parsons (of Paul Taylor Dance Company).
Event
Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, at a matinee on May 12, 1988, for archival purposes.
Summary
This program, part of New York City Ballet's American Music Festival, begins with a musical overture, Tromba lontana by John Adams, and continues with the world premiere of Barber violin concerto.
Added Author
Martins, Peter, 1946- choreographer.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Concertos, violin, orchestra. op. 14.
Ashley, Merrill, dancer.
Lüders, Adam, dancer.
Johnson, Kate, dancer.
Parsons, David, 1959 October 29- dancer.
Salerno-Sonnenberg, Nadja. Instrumentalist
Irving, Robert, 1913-1991.
Long, William Ivey, costume designer.
Tipton, Jennifer. Lighting designer
Adams, John, 1947- Tromba lontana.
New York City Ballet.
Paul Taylor Dance Company.
American Music Festival (1988 : New York City Ballet)
Other Title
American Music Festival, program 9
Added Title
Barber violin concerto (Choreographic work : Martins)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3899
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