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254. SERENADE



Music: By Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky (Serenade in C for string orchestra, Op. 48, 1880, with third and fourth movements reversed).

Choreography: By George Balanchine.

Production: Lighting by Jean Rosenthal. (1952, costumes by Karinska; 1964, lighting by Ronald Bates.)

Premiere: October 26, 1948, New York City Ballet, City Center of Music and Drama, New York. Conductor: Leon Barzin.

Cast: Marie-Jeanne, Pat McBride, Herbert Bliss, Nicholas Magallanes; 4 female demi-soloists; 12 women, 4 men.
SONATINA; WALTZ; TEMA RUSSO; ELEGY.

Note: Originally presented by the American Ballet, New York, 1935.

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