Maria Tallchief coaching excerpts from Firebird and Orpheus / the George Balanchine Foundation ; project director, Nancy Reynolds ; [video] director and producer, Catherine Tatge ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music by Igor Stravinsky.

Maria Tallchief, a former principal ballerina with the New York City Ballet, coaches a current principal, Helene Alexopoulos, in excerpts from the leading roles she created in two ballets choreographed by George Balanchine to the music of Igor Stravinsky: Firebird (1949) and Orpheus (1948). In the i...

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Corporate Authors: George Balanchine Foundation., International Cultural Programming, Inc.
Other Authors: Alexopoulos, Helene., Balanchine, George (Choreographer), Reynolds, Nancy, 1938- (Project director), Tallchief, Maria (instructor.), Tatge, Catherine (Director, Producer), Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971.
Format: Electronic
Published: New York, NY : George Balanchine Foundation, ©1996, ℗1995.
Series:Dance in video.
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Table of Contents:
  • Firebird: Berceuse (ca. 31 min.)
  • Interview (ca. 11 min.)
  • Orpheus: Eurydice's variation (ca. 20 min.)
  • Interview (ca. 10 min.).