Vienna Waltzes-Peter Martins
Posted 06 August 2001 - 05:11 PM
There is a ballet that I've been trying to find on video for ages! It was broadcast on PBS quite a few years ago, and it featured Peter Martins in Balanchine's "Vienna Waltzes" ... It had music from Johann Strauss' "Tales from the Vienna Woods" as well as Richard Strauss' "Rosenkavalier", the latter of which was included in the more recent Balanchine Celebration. Does anybody know if a copy of this exists anywhere?
Thanks very much!
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Posted 11 August 2001 - 02:27 AM
Posted 11 August 2001 - 03:56 AM
Title A New York City Ballet tribute to George Balanchine (Videotape)
Telecast on WNET-TV Channel 13, New York, on October 16, 1983. Producer: John Goberman for Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Director: Emile Ardolino. Choreography: George Balanchine.
Performed by members of the New York City Ballet Company at the New York State Theater. Introduction and commentary by Patrick Watson.
Contents CONTENTS. - Vienna waltzes Music: Johann Strauss, Ferenc Lehár, and Richard Strauss. Scenic design: Rouben Ter-Arutunian. Costumes: Karinska. Performed by Kyra Nichols and Sean Lavery, Heather Watts and Helgi Tomasson, Elyse Borne and Bart Cook, Karin von Aroldingen and Peter Martins, Suzanne Farrell and Adam Luders, with other members of the company. - Mozartiana Music: Tchaikovsky on Mozart themes. Costumes: Ter-Arutunian. Performed by Suzanne Farrell with Ib Andersen, Victor Castelli, 4 students from the School of American Ballet, and other members of the company. - Who Cares? Music: George Gershwin, adapted and orchestrated by Hershey Kay. Scenic design: Jo Mielziner. Costumes: Ben Benson. Performed by Patricia McBride, Lourdes Lopez, Sean Lavery, Heather Watts, and other members of the company.
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Posted 17 August 2001 - 02:55 PM
"Lincoln Center never sells any of their programs on tape. The shows are not produced as TV shows, but as "live coverage of a live arts event," and have broadcast rights for 1 telecast only. This is done so that each program only costs a few hundred thousand dollars to produce, rather than several hundred, and allows Lincoln Center to produce 4-5 shows a year rather than just 1. Stations immediately erase their tapes after the single broadcast. sorry for the bad news."
This is an FYI for anybody else who is interested in past Live from Lincoln Center broadcasts. I'm so sad!
Posted 18 August 2001 - 10:15 PM
It would be interesting to know what the parameters are for viewing materials in the research library.
Posted 19 August 2001 - 08:45 AM
[ 08-20-2001: Message edited by: pmeja ]
Posted 21 August 2001 - 04:42 PM
How beautiful.....thank you for reminding me.
Posted 22 August 2001 - 11:49 AM
Posted 22 August 2001 - 01:54 PM
Just found a link for the San Francisco Performing Arts Library:
Special Libraries Association:
And Dance Films Association. They are located in New York but have festivals and viewing sites around the world:
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