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Harkness Ballet

Title
Harkness Ballet [sound recording]
Author
Horosko, Marian.
Publication
1963.

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AudioUse in library *MGZTC 3-2019Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
AudioUse in library *MGZTL 4-2019Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Additional Authors
  • Fitzgerald, Hester.
  • Harkness, Rebekah West, -1982.
  • Saddler, Donald.
  • Skibine, George, 1920-1981.
  • Volkova, Vera.
Description
1 sound disc (ca. 28 min.) : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
Marian Horosko describes the facilities at Watch Hill; George Skibine discusses his background and the company's repertoire; Donald Saddler discusses his association with the Harkness Ballet; Vera Volkova speaks about her background and her men's classes; Hester Fitzgerald discusses the classes and rehearsal schedules; Rebekah Harkness mentions dancers and companies that she has supported in the past and discusses the general ambiance she hopes to foster in the Harkness Ballet.
Donor/Sponsor
  • Gift of Marian Horosko.
  • Oral History Archive.
  • National Initiative to Preserve American Dance.
  • New York State Council on the Arts, 2000-2001.
Uniform Title
Profiles (Radio program)
Subject
Note
  • Recorded in 1963 at Watch Hill, R. I. where the Harkness Ballet was in residence, and broadcast by radio station, WNCN New York on its series, Profiles. Those interviewed were: George Skibine, artistic director; Donald Saddler, regisseur and choreographer; Vera Volkova, teacher; Hester Fitzgerald, dancer; Rebekah Harkness, the company's patroness.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation was funded in part by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, 2000-2001.
  • Preservation funded by the National Initiative to Preserve American Dance.
Call Number
*MGZTL 4-2019
OCLC
NYPY737037235-R
Author
Horosko, Marian. Interviewer
Title
Harkness Ballet [sound recording]
Imprint
1963.
Funding
Preservation was funded in part by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, 2000-2001.
Preservation funded by the National Initiative to Preserve American Dance.
Local Note
Archive original: *MGZTO 5-32; 3 3/4 in. per sec.; 5 in. reel; acetate, half track.
Additional archive original: *MGZTO 7-1497
*MGZT 5-32 (Former classmark)
*MGZTC 3-2019 (Former classmark)
Preservation master: *MGZTP 4-2019
Dubbing master: *MGZTD 10-2019; 7 1/2 in. per sec.; 10 in. reel; polyester.
Additional dubbing master: *MGZTD 4-2019
Added Author
Fitzgerald, Hester. Interviewee
Harkness, Rebekah West, -1982. Interviewee
Saddler, Donald. Interviewee
Skibine, George, 1920-1981. Interviewee
Volkova, Vera. Interviewee
Added Title
Profiles (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*MGZTL 4-2019
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