Piano-Rag-Music (Martins)
Piano—Rag Music is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster in chief Peter Martins to Stravinsky's eponymous music from 1919. The premiere took place on June 10, 1982, as part of City Balle...
Hobson's Choice (play)
Hobson's Choice is a play by Harold Brighouse, the title taken from the popular expression, Hobson's choice — meaning no choice at all (from Thomas Hobson 1545–1631 who ran a thriving livery stable in...
Brahms/Handel
Brahms/Handel is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster Jerome Robbins in collaboration with Twyla Tharp to Brahms' Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, op. 24 (1861), orchestrated b...
Stamping ground (ballet)
Stamping Ground is a contemporary dance choreographed in 1983 by Jiří Kylián. It was inspired by the traditional dances of the Aboriginal people of Australia. The musical score was composed by Carlos ...
In Memory Of ... (ballet)
In Memory of ... is a ballet made by New York City Ballet ballet master Jerome Robbins to Berg's Violin Concerto (to the Memory of an Angel) of 1935 (written on the death of Manon Gropius, daughter of...
Symphony No. 1 (ballet)
Symphony No. 1 is a ballet made by New York City Ballet ballet master (subsequently ballet master in chief) Peter Martins to Tschaikovsky's Symphony No. 1 in G minor, Op. 13, Winter Dreams (1866–...
Gershwin Piano Concerto
The Gershwin Piano Concerto is a ballet made on New York City Ballet by its balletmaster Jerome Robbins to George Gershwin's 1925 Concerto in F. The premiere took place on February 6, 1982, at the New...
The Chairman Dances (ballet)
The Chairman Dances is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster in chief Peter Martins to John Adams' eponymous music from 1985. The music was originally written for Adams' opera, Nixon in C...
Antique Epigraphs
Antique Epigraphs is a ballet made on New York City Ballet by balletmaster Jerome Robbins to an orchestrated version of Debussy's Six épigraphes antiques, L131, for piano, four hands, from 1914:and hi...
New York City Ballet Tschaikovsky Festival
New York City Ballet (NYCB) is a ballet company founded in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein. Léon Barzin was the company's first music director. Balanchine and Jerome Robb...
New York City Ballet Tschaikovsky Festival - Wikipedia
Woodland Sketches
Woodland Sketches is a ballet made by Robert La Fosse to Edward MacDowell's eponymous music from 1896 for New York City Ballet's American Music Festival. The premiere took place on Thursday, May 5th,...
I'm Old Fashioned (ballet)
I'm Old Fashioned (The Astaire Variations) is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster Jerome Robbins to Morton Gould's adaptation of a theme by Jerome Kern, “I'm Old Fashioned,” to a Fred...
Pas de légumes
Pas de légumes is a ballet created in 1982 with choreography by Frederick Ashton, to the music of Rossini arranged by John Dalby.The ballet originated as part of a 1979 EMI film Stories from a Flying ...
Andantino (ballet)
Andantino, originally titled Pas de Deux, is a ballet made for New York City Ballet's Tschaikovsky Festival by ballet master Jerome Robbins to the second movement of the composer's Piano Concerto No. ...
Les Gentilhommes
Les Gentilhommes is a ballet for nine men made by New York City Ballet's balletmaster-in-chief Peter Martins to Georg Friedrich Händel's 1739 Concerti Grossi, Opus 6, nos. 9 and 2 (largo). The premier...
Les Gentilhommes - Wikipedia
Valse Triste (ballet)
Valse Triste is a ballet choreographed by Peter Martins when he was balletmaster at the New York City Ballet to Sibelius's eponymous waltz as well as the music called Scene with Cranes from his incid...
Glass Pieces
Glass Pieces is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster Jerome Robbins to Philip Glass' Rubric and Façades from Glassworks and excerpts from his opera Akhnaten. The premiere took place on T...