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Preface by Lincoln Kirstein
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Chronology: Life and Works
Roles Performed By Balanchine

Chronological Title List
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Festivals Directed By Balanchine
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FESTIVALS DIRECTED BY BALANCHINE

Asterisks indicate world premieres. Choreography, costume, and scenic design credits follow title with Catalogue number for Balanchine works.


JUNE 11

 

Divertimento from 'Le Baiser de la Fée' [Stravinsky, based on and dedicated to Tchaikovsky], Balanchine/Berman, 376
Inmitten des Balles, Op. 38, no. 3; Versöhnung, Op. 25, no. 1; Lied der Mignon: Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt, Op. 6, no. 6, Soprano and Piano
*Piano Pieces, Robbins/Benson
Tempo di Valse
        GARLAND DANCE FROM THE SLEEPING BEAUTY,
        Balanchine/Ter-Arutunian--Karinska, 418
        VALSE-SCHERZO, Jacques d'Amboise/Ter-Arutunian
        WALTZ OF THE FLOWERS FROM THE NUTCRACKER,
        Balanchine/ Ter-Arutunian, 302
        VARIATION VI FROM TRIO IN A MINOR, Taras
        WALTZ FROM EUGENE ONEGIN, ACT II, Taras/Ter-Arutunian


JUNE 12

 

*Introduction and Fugue [from Suite No. 1 in D major], Joseph DueIl/Benson
A selection of songs, as performed June 11
Scherzo Opus 42, Jacques d'Amboise/Ter-Arutunian
Piano Pieces, Robbins/Benson
Suite No. 3, Balanchine/Benois, 369


JUNE 13, MATINEE

 

Divertimento from 'Le Baiser de la Fée' [Stravinsky, based on and dedicated to Tchaikovsky], Balanchine/Berman, 376
*Hungarian Gypsy Airs [Sophie Menter, orchestrated by Tchaikovsky], Balanchine/Benson, 419
Suite No. 2, Jacques d'Amboise/Braden
Tempo di Valse
        GARLAND DANCE FROM THE SLEEPING BEAUTY,
        Balanchine/Ter-Arutunian--Karinska, 418
        VALSE-SCHERZO, Jacques d'Amboise/Ter-Arutunian
        WALTZ OF THE FLOWERS FROM THE NUTCRACKER,
        Balanchine/ Ter-Arutunian, 302
        VARIATION VI FROM TRIO IN A MINOR, Taras
        WALTZ FROM EUGENE ONEGIN, ACT II, Taras/Ter-Arutunian


JUNE 13, EVENING

 

Suite No. 2, Jacques d'Amboise/Braden
Piano Concerto No. 3 [Allegro Brillante], Balanchine/Karinska, 312
Andante Elegiaco, Balanchine/Karinska [DIAMONDS pas de deux from Jewels, 358]
Symphony No. 1, Martins/Benson


JUNE 14, MATINEE

 

Introduction and Fugue [From Suite No. 1 in D major], Joseph Duell/Benson
A selection of songs, as performed June 11 and 12
Scherzo Opus 42, Jacques d'Amboise/Ter-Arutunian,
Piano Pieces, Robbins/Benson
Suite No. 3, Balanchine/Benois, 369


JUNE 14, EVENING

 

Souvenir de Florence, Taras/Ter-Arutunian
ÉLÉGIE from Suite No. 3, Balanchine/Benois, 369
Andante Elegiaco, Balanchine/Karinska [DIAMONDS pas de deux from Jewels, 358]
Symphony No. 6--Pathétique
        ALLEGRO CON GRAZIA, Robbins/Benson
        ALLEGRO MOLTO VIVACE, Orchestra
        ADAGIO LAMENTOSO, Balanchine/Ter-Arutunian, 420


STRAVINSKY CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION, June 10-18, 1982
New York City Ballet, New York State Theater

The décor throughout the Festival incorporated the architectural setting created by Johnson/Burgee for the Tschaikovsky Festival of 1981 arranged and lighted by Ronald Bates.

JUNE 10, GALA BENEFIT

 

Fanfare for Two Trumpets
Circus Polka, Robbins
Fireworks, Orchestra
*Tango, Balanchine, 421
*Piano-Rag-Music, Martins/Benson
Duo Concertant, Balanchine, 378
*Pastorale, Jacques d'Amboise/ Benson
Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra, Balanchine/Karinska [RUBIES from Jewels, 358]
*Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments, Taras/Ter-Arutunian
Symphony in Three Movements, Balanchine, 373


JUNE 11

 

*Noah and the Flood, Balanchine--Jacques d'Amboise/Ter-Arutunian, 422
Suite from Histoire du Soldat, Martins/Benson
Eight Easy Pieces, Martins/Benson
Stravinsky Violin Concerto, Balanchine, 374


JUNE 12, MATINEE

 

Noah and the Flood, Balanchine--Jacques d'Amboise/Ter-Arutunian, 422
Monumentum pro Gesualdo, Balanchine, 334
Movements for Piano and Orchestra, Balanchine, 344
Pastorale, Jacques d'Amboise/Benson
*Serenade en La, Jacques d'Amboise/Benson
Symphony in Three Movements, Balanchine, 373


JUNE 12, EVENING

 

Divertimento from 'Le Baiser de la Fée,' Balanchine/Berman, 376
Scherzo la Russe, Balanchine, 377
Norwegian Moods, Christensen
Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments, Taras/Ter-Arutunian
Agon, Balanchine, 316

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