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Praeludium

Choreographer: Glen Tetley
Composer: Anton Webern
Set designer: Nadine Baylis
Costume designer: Nadine Baylis
Lighting designer: John B. Read
World premiere: 31 Jan 1978, Ballet Rambert, Opera Theatre, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
Work note: Dedication: 'Dedicated to Dame Marie Rambert'.
Production note: Nadine Baylis is credited as 'design'.
Music title: Slow Movement and String Quartet (1905)
Music details: Live music: string quartet
Sponsors: Ballet Rambert is deeply grateful for Tootal Limited for commissioning the choreography, design and lighting of this work. The production costs for this work were provided by the generosity of the Greater Manchester Council.
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0284

Performances

Date Programme Venue
31 Jan 1978
Evening
Promenade | Window | Praeludium* | Smiling Immortal Opera Theatre, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
14 Feb 1978
Evening
Laocoon* | Window | Ancient Voices of Children | Praeludium Anthony Hopkins Theatre, Theatr Clwyd, Mold
18 Jan 1979
Evening
Echoi* | Praeludium | Nuthouse Stomp Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry
26 Jun 1979
Evening
Changes* | Echoi | Praeludium | The Parades Gone By The Arts Centre, Christ's Hospital, Horsham
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