The Four Temperaments

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Ballet: Work details

Choreographer: George Balanchine
Composer: Paul Hindemith
Music title: Theme with Four Variations for String Orchestra and Piano (1940) ('The Four Temperaments')
Work definition: Ballet in one act
World premiere: 20 November 1946, Ballet Society, Central High School of Needle Trades, New York
ROH premiere: 10 August 1950, New York City Ballet
ROH company premiere: 25 January 1973, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
The Four Temperaments (1973) The Royal Ballet (13 performances online)