L'HEURE DU CONCERT: LA COMPAGNIE DU NEW YORK CITY BALLET {THE CONCERT HOUR: THE NEW YORK CITY BALLET COMPANY} {TAPE 2 OF 2} {CANADIAN FRENCH} (TV)

Summary

Continued from T:06372. Tape two of two. OOne in this series of arts programs devoted to the presentation of operas, music concerts, and ballets. This installment features the New York City Ballet performing dances choreographed by George Balanchine to composer Johannes Brahms's "Liebeslieder Walzer" op 52 and 65 and composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Divertimento no. 15, K. 287. On this tape, the program's host talks briefly about Balanchine's history with the New York City Ballet and the company's previous performances on "L'Heure du Concert," then presents the company's dance to "Liebeslieder Walzer" op 65; performing this piece are dancers Jillana, Patricia McBride, Violette Verdy, Gloria Glovernen, Bill Carter, Conrad Ludlow, Nicholas Magallanes, and Jonathan Watts. Live musical accompaniment is provided by the Petit Ensemble Vocal, with Louise Sherman and Robert Irving on the piano. Next, the company dance to Mozart's Divertimento; performing this piece are dancers Jillana, McBride, Verdy, Carole Sumner, Patricia Wilde, Michael Lland, Richard Rapp and the Ballet Corps; Irving conducts the accompanying orchestra.

(This program is in Canadian French.)

Details

  • NETWORK: CBC Radio-Canada (Canada)
  • DATE: 1961
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:59:08
  • COLOR/B&W: B&W
  • CATALOG ID: T:06373
  • GENRE: Dance
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Ballet
  • SERIES RUN: CBC Radio-Canada (Canada) - TV series, 1954-1966
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CREDITS

    • Johannes Brahms … Composer
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart … Composer
    • Robert Irving … Conductor, Instrumentalist, Piano
    • George Balanchine … Choreographer
    • Petit Ensemble Vocal, The … Music Group
    • Georges Little … Choral Director
    • New York City Ballet … Dance Company
    • Claire Grenon-Masella … Singer, Soprano
    • Rene LaCourse … Singer, Mezzo-Soprano
    • Claude Letourneau … Singer, Tenor
    • Marcelle Monette … Singer, Barritone
    • Diana Adams … Dancer
    • Bill Carter … Dancer
    • Gloria Glovernen … Dancer
    • Jillana … Dancer
    • Michael Lland … Dancer
    • Conrad Ludlow … Dancer
    • Nicholas Magallances … Dancer
    • Patricia McBride … Dancer
    • Richard Rapp … Dancer
    • Jonathan Watts … Dancer
    • Patricia Wilde … Dancer
    • Violette Verdy … Dancer
    • Louise Sherman … Instrumentalist, Piano