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Farrell, Suzanne 1945-

Overview
Works: 290 works in 356 publications in 3 languages and 3,618 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Dancer, Interviewee, Performer, Author, Speaker
Classifications: GV1785.F37, 792.8092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Suzanne Farrell
Choreography by Balanchine by Merrill Brockway( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents performances of dances choreographed by Balanchine: Tzigane by Ravel, Andante from Divertimento no. 15 by Mozart, and the Four temperaments by Hindemith, performed by the New York City Ballet
Never stand still ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison, and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance. Featured are amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage
Chaconne Prodigal son ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from ballets choreographed by George Balanchine
Choreography by Balanchine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents performances of dances choreographed by Balanchine: Emeralds by Faure, Diamonds by Tschaikovsky and Stravinsky violin concerto, performed by the New York City Ballet
Choreography by Balanchine ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents performances of dances choreographed by Balanchine: Tzigane by Ravel, Andante from Divertimento no. 15 by Mozart, and the Four temperaments by Hindemith, performed by the New York City Ballet
Suzanne Farrell elusive muse ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Academy Award-nominated documentary weaves together vintage and never-before-seen archival clips of Suzanne Farrell's performances of Balanchine ballets with interviews that tell the bitter-sweet love story between Farrell and Balanchine
Suzanne Farrell coaching principal roles from 'Monumentum pro Gesualdo' & 'Movements for piano and orchestra' ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suzanne Farrell coaches dancers in the principal roles from Stravinsky's Monumentum pro Gesualdo and Movements for piano and orchestra, with choreography by Balanchine
Peter Martins: a dancer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Martins, membre du Royal Danish Ballet, execute deux "pas de deux" accompagne de Suzanne Farrell: "Chaconne" et "Agon" ; on y voit egalement "calcium Light Night" (piece de l'artiste) executee par Heather Watts et Daniel Duel, ainsi que des extraits de "Aftenoon of a Faun" (avec M. Martins et Mlle Farrell). Il s'exprime au sujet de son travail et de ses aspirations. Sont montrees plusieurs seances du travail de repetition de l'artiste
Robert Schumann's "Davidsbündlertänze" ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1995 and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schumann's cycle of 18 short pieces for piano, written in 1837, has been choreographed by George Balanchine in 1980. The pieces concern the composer's own life ... his love for his wife, his war on the critics of the day, and the conflict between the personalities within his own mind
Choreography by Balanchine, part one ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A program of three works by the noted choreographer, George Balanchine
Davidsbun̈dlertan̈ze by Robert Schumann( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Davidbündlertänze is Schumann's cycle of 18 short pieces for piano - written in 1837 and choreographed by George Balanchine in 1980. The cycle of piano pieces concerns the composer's own life . his love for his wife, his war on the critics of the day, and the conflict between the personalities within his own mind. Balanchine has taken the complex relationship between Robert and Clara Schumann to give Davidsbündlertänze its unique design - a flowing series of four couples, each dancing a different stage in the love between two people
A Stravinsky portrait ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film follows composer and conductor Igor Stavinsky at his home in California, in London, and in Hamburg where he conducts an orchestra rehearsal. Includes conversations with a variety of friends and musical collaborators
A dancer's new step Suzanne Farrell, Dec, 27, 2001 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 2001 video from MacNeil-Lehrer Productions is an interview with Suzanne Farrell
Holding on to the air : an autobiography by Suzanne Farrell( )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suzanne Farrell, world-renowned ballerina, was one of George Balanchine's most celebrated muses and remains a legendary figure in the ballet world. This memoir, first published in 1990 and reissued with a new preface by the author, recounts Farrell's transformation from a young girl in Ohio dreaming of greatness to the realization of that dream on stages all over the world. Central to this transformation was her relationship with George Balanchine, who invited her to join the New York City Ballet in the fall of 1961 and was in turn inspired by her unique combination of musical, physical, and
Chaconne a ballet in three scenes / music by Serge Prokofiev ; scenario by Boris Kochno ; decor by Georges Rouault ; choreography by George Balanchine by Christoph Willibald Gluck( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tzigane by Maurice Ravel( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Choreography by George Balanchine ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed performances of two ballets, danced by members of the New York City Ballet, and choreographed by George Balanchine
Suzanne Farrell coaching 'Meditation' ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suzanne Farrell discusses George Balanchine's Meditation, which was the first ballet Balanchine created for Farrell; where she learned that this was happening; how did she discover what Meditation would be; how was she dressed for the first rehearsal; when did the costume dress come into the process; Jacques d'Amboise's original outfit for the opening night, and how it changed to a more contemporary costume after that performance; wearing her hair down for the first time on stage and how that affected her movement; the importance of the eyes in this work; how Farrell had trouble with the opening entrance; Balanchine leaving for Hamburg during the middle of the rehearsal process so didn't work on Meditation for several weeks at that point; how this piece has very detailed movement but not typical Balanchine steps; Farrell's book entitled, Holding onto the Air, refers to a comment Balanchine made to her during the choreographic process of the opening entrance; how learning and teaching the man's role has been an advantage for her; Balanchine giving the piece to her in 1965 and how he didn't want anyone else to perform it, so she didn't let other companies perform it until after Balanchine's death; how Farrell starts teaching this ballet; Balanchine wanting visual expressions to come out of the movement and music; and the bond that Balanchine and Farrell had because of how they listening to music in the same way
Balanchine lives! George Balanchine, 1904-1983 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Balanchine died in 1983, but his dances have lived on primarily because of the creation of the Balanchine Trust, established in 1987. He left his choreographies to some of his principal dancers, who have banded together to ensure the artistic integrity and fidelity of his ballets. This "team," imbued with the Balanchine technique, stages his work for ambitious dance companies around the world. These dedicated former principals are able to recollect the unique touch of their late mentor, while being kept flexible by the fresh new ideas put forth by the young bodies and minds of a new generation of dancers. Together they insure that the Balanchine flame will be kept alive well into the 21st century
Tzigane Andante from Divertimento no. 15 ; The Four temperaments by George Balanchine( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from ballets choreographed by George Balanchine
 
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Ficker, Roberta Sue
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English (82)
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