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Agon () is a ballet for twelve dancers, with music by Igor Stravinsky and choreography by George Balanchine. Composition began in December but Form - Instrumentation - Music - Casts. 30 Nov - 19 min - Uploaded by ear selections first pas de trois second pas de trois pas de deux choreographer: George. 29 Mar - 24 min - Uploaded by Cantus 5 Igor Stravinsky Agon BBC Symphony Orchestra Igor Stravinsky London, December
27 Jan - 24 min - Uploaded by Christopher Craig Composer Igor Stravinsky began composition of Agon in Hollywood in and completed it. When Igor Stravinsky's opera The Rake's Progress premiered in , it was greeted in certain progressive musical circles as old-fashioned, proof that its. Thanks to Balanchine, Agon is by far the best-known of Stravinsky's non-tonal works. A distillation of rhythmic energies, of dance gestures, of deft instrumentation.
The apex of Balanchine's collaborations with Igor Stravinsky, Agon is an intense masterpiece and signature NYCB work, ever contemporary in its athletic. 25 Nov With a work full of astonishing shapes, phrases and rhythms, Balanchine and Stravinsky made America ballet's new home. Agon. Agon is the Greek word for contest; the movements of the ballet are named Together, Balanchine and Stravinsky designed the structure of the ballet. Results 1 - 10 of 22 This page lists all recordings of Agon 'Ballet for Twelve Dancers' by Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky (). 8 Nov Scholars frequently marvel at Igor Stravinsky's ability to combine the stylistically diverse movements of his ballet Agon—movements that range.
When discussing Stravinsky's ballet Agon, musicians frequently marvel at the composer's ability to combine the work's diverse movements – move- ments that . This series of raids on the BBC archives continues to pour out example after invaluable example of the history of musical performance in this country. But, even. 5 Oct Stravinsky started composing for the new ballet in He came up with the title Agon, the greek word for contest but also a reference to the. Agon 'Ballet for twelve dancers'. composer. Igor Stravinsky (). begun ; completed ; commissioned by George Balanchine and Lincoln.