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Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: TODD BOLENDER coaching 'Phlegmatic' Variation from The Four Temperaments
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composed by Paul Hindemith, 1895-1963; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Todd Bolender, 1914-2006, Albert Evans, fl. 1988 and Christopher Barksdale, fl. 1987 (George Balanchine Foundation, 1998), 1 hour 52 mins
The recording begins with Albert Evans's performance of the present-day version of the Phlegmatic variation from The four temperaments. He is then coached in the original version by Todd Bolender, who created the role in the ballet's premiere by Ballet Society at the Central High School of Needle Trades, New York...
composed by Paul Hindemith, 1895-1963; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Todd Bolender, 1914-2006, Albert Evans, fl. 1988 and Christopher Barksdale, fl. 1987 (George Balanchine Foundation, 1998), 1 hour 52 mins
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'Bugaku' Ballerina Variation (with Four Women)
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directed by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; composed by Toshirō Mayuzumi, 1929-1997; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Allegra Kent, 1937-, Albert Evans, fl. 1988 and Janie Taylor, 1980-; in Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: ALLEGRA KENT coaching excerpts from Bugaku (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2007), 10 mins
Allegra Kent, who created the ballerina role in Bugaku at its premiere in 1963, coaches Albert Evans and Janie Taylor in choreographic excerpts for the two principal dancers, including the ballerina variation (intended to be performed with four women, who do not appear on this recording), and the two pas de deux....
directed by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; composed by Toshirō Mayuzumi, 1929-1997; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Allegra Kent, 1937-, Albert Evans, fl. 1988 and Janie Taylor, 1980-; in Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: ALLEGRA KENT coaching excerpts from Bugaku (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2007), 10 mins
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'Apollo' Terpsichore's Variation
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directed by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Maria Tallchief, 1925-2013 and Maria Terezia Balogh; in Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: MARIA TALLCHIEF coaching excerpts from Apollo, and Swan Lake, with PAUL MEJIA (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2007), 13 mins
Maria Tallchief first danced the role of Terpsichore in Apollo in 1947, and created the role of Odette, the swan queen, in Balanchine's version of Swan lake in 1951. She coaches Maria Terezia Balogh and Todd Edson in the pas de deux of Terpsichore and Apollo, then works with Balogh on Terpsichore's variation. Foll...
directed by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Maria Tallchief, 1925-2013 and Maria Terezia Balogh; in Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: MARIA TALLCHIEF coaching excerpts from Apollo, and Swan Lake, with PAUL MEJIA (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2007), 13 mins
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Paquita: Variations
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directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; composed by Ludwig Minkus, 1826-1917; conducted by Viktor Fedotov, 1933-2001; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Ves Harper, 1940-2004, Jørgen S. Johannessen; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Lyubov Kunakova, 1951-, Larissa Lezhnina, 1969-, Veronika Ivanova, Irina Zhelonkhina and Alexandra Koltun, Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre (Kirov), St Petersburg and Mariinsky Ballet; in Paquita (ArtHaus Musik, 1991), 15 mins
Ballets in Profile: The Kirov Ballet St. Petersburg: Chopiniana, Petrushka, Barber’s Adagio, Le Corsaire (Pas de Deux), The Fairy Doll, Markitenka (Pas de Six), Paquita Not just in insider circles, the Russian Kirov Ballet of St. Petersburg is considered one of the world"s leading ballet ensembles. On this DVD v...
directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; composed by Ludwig Minkus, 1826-1917; conducted by Viktor Fedotov, 1933-2001; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Ves Harper, 1940-2004, Jørgen S. Johannessen; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Lyubov Kunakova, 1951-, Larissa Lezhnina, 1969-, Veronika Ivanova, Irina Zhelonkhina and Alexandra Koltun, Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre (Kirov), St Petersburg and Mariinsky Ballet; in Paquita (ArtHaus Musik, 1991), 15 mins
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Royal Opera House, The Firebird
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; choreographed by Michel Fokine, 1880-1942; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Jonathan Cope, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976 and David Drew, fl. 1955, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 49 mins
This exciting programme presents two of his seminal works to scores commissioned by Serge Diaghilev for his Ballets Russes: The Firebird and Les Noces. Michael Berkeley and Deborah Bull discover more about the ballets and the people who created them. Deborah Bull also dances Nijinsky's version of The Rite of Sprin...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; choreographed by Michel Fokine, 1880-1942; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Jonathan Cope, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976 and David Drew, fl. 1955, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 49 mins
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Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet 'Cinderella'
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directed by Clark Jones, fl. 1982; composed by Sergey Prokofiev, 1891-1953; conducted by Robert Irving, 1913-1991; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Mort Abrahams, 1916-2009; performed by Dame Margot Fonteyn, 1919-1991, Michael Somes, 1917-1994, Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988, Sir Kenneth MacMillan, 1929-1992, Alexander Grant, Julia Farron, 1922-, Merle Park, 1937-, Annette Page, Svetlana Beriosova, 1932-1998 and Elaine Fifield, 1930-1999, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of The Royal Ballet (New York, NY: Showcase Productions, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins
Choreographer Sir Frederick Ashton's take on Perrault's the timeless fairy tale is captured live at the Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet in this performance starring Dame Margot Fonteyn in the title role. Originally telecast on April 19, 1957 on NBC, this particular incarnation of the Cinderella fable soon became a sta...
directed by Clark Jones, fl. 1982; composed by Sergey Prokofiev, 1891-1953; conducted by Robert Irving, 1913-1991; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Mort Abrahams, 1916-2009; performed by Dame Margot Fonteyn, 1919-1991, Michael Somes, 1917-1994, Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988, Sir Kenneth MacMillan, 1929-1992, Alexander Grant, Julia Farron, 1922-, Merle Park, 1937-, Annette Page, Svetlana Beriosova, 1932-1998 and Elaine Fifield, 1930-1999, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of The Royal Ballet (New York, NY: Showcase Productions, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins
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The Sleeping Beauty
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directed by Sir Peter Wright, 1926-; conducted by Ermanno Florio, 1954-; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Jan Hofstra, 1935-; produced by Sir Peter Wright, 1926- and Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Sofiane Sylve, fl. 1990, Gaël Lambiotte, 1974-, Sarah Fontaine and Enrichetta Cavallotti, Dutch National Ballet and Holland Symfonia (Opus Arte, 2004), 2 hours 16 mins
This is a performance of Tchaikovsky's The Sleeping Beauty, performed by Holland Symfonia and Het Nationale Ballet (Dutch National Ballet), and conducted by Emanno Florio.
directed by Sir Peter Wright, 1926-; conducted by Ermanno Florio, 1954-; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Jan Hofstra, 1935-; produced by Sir Peter Wright, 1926- and Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Sofiane Sylve, fl. 1990, Gaël Lambiotte, 1974-, Sarah Fontaine and Enrichetta Cavallotti, Dutch National Ballet and Holland Symfonia (Opus Arte, 2004), 2 hours 16 mins
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Swan Lake
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Michel Quéval; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910 and Lev Ivanov, 1834-1901; designed by Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Martin Säfström; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-, Sir Peter Wright, 1926- and Galina Samsova, 1937-; performed by Nathalie Nordquist, Anders Nordström, Marketta Kaila, Christian Rambe and Johannes Ohman, Royal Swedish Ballet and Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 2 hours 13 mins
Peter Wright and Galina Samsova's production of Tchaikovsky's universally popular ballet, performed by The Royal Swedish Opera Ballet Company. First staged in 1877, Swan Lake continues to be the most universally popular of the classical ballets, both for its music and its story. Wright and Samsova originally creat...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Michel Quéval; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910 and Lev Ivanov, 1834-1901; designed by Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Philip Prowse, fl. 1961, Martin Säfström; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-, Sir Peter Wright, 1926- and Galina Samsova, 1937-; performed by Nathalie Nordquist, Anders Nordström, Marketta Kaila, Christian Rambe and Johannes Ohman, Royal Swedish Ballet and Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 2 hours 13 mins
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Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: ALICIA ALONSO coaching principal roles from Theme and Variations
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choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Catherine Tatge, fl. 2004; performed by Paloma Herrera, 1975-, Ángel Corella, 1975- and Alicia Alonso, 1920- (George Balanchine Foundation, 1998), 1 hour 26 mins
Alicia Alonso, who created the ballerina role in George Balanchine's Theme and variations for Ballet Theatre in 1947, coaches Paloma Herrera and Angel Correra in the choreography for the leading female and male dancers in the ballet. The excerpts rehearsed are the opening theme, pas de deux, two male variations, a...
choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Catherine Tatge, fl. 2004; performed by Paloma Herrera, 1975-, Ángel Corella, 1975- and Alicia Alonso, 1920- (George Balanchine Foundation, 1998), 1 hour 26 mins
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Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: PATRICIA WILDE coaching excerpts from Raymonda Variations (2 ballerina variations; pas de deux)
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directed by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; composed by Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov, 1865-1936; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Patricia Wilde, 1928-, Blythe T. Roycroft, Stanko Milov and Laura Desiree (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2008), 2 hours
Patricia Wilde, who created the principal ballerina's role in George Balanchine's Raymonda variations (then titled Valses et variations) for the New York City Ballet in 1961, coaches young dancers in the two ballerina variations and pas de deux from the ballet. In the interview sections, she analyzes details of th...
directed by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; composed by Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov, 1865-1936; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Virginia Brooks; performed by Patricia Wilde, 1928-, Blythe T. Roycroft, Stanko Milov and Laura Desiree (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2008), 2 hours
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