Western Symphony

by George Balanchine 1954

Music: Hershy Kay (1954, commissioned by the New York City Ballet; themes: 'Red River Valley,' 'Old Taylor,' 'Rye Whiskey,' 'Lolly-Too-Dum,' 'Good Night, Ladies,' 'Oh, Dem Golden Slippers,' 'The Girl I Left Behind Me')

Choreography: George Balanchin

Lighting: Jean Rosenthal

World premiere: 7 September 1954, New York City Ballet, City Center of Music and Drama, New York

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