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Interview with Alexandra Danilova

Title
Interview with Alexandra Danilova [sound recording]
Author
Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997.
Publication
1972.

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AudioUse in library *MGZTL 4-146Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Additional Authors
Gruen, John.
Description
1 sound disc (ca. 71 min.) : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
Alexandra Danilova discusses her childhood in St. Petersburg, Russia; her early training at the school of the Maryinsky Theater Ballet; her years with Diaghilev's Ballets Russes; her long career as prima ballerina of the Monte Carlo Ballet Russe; her long association with George Balanchine; teaching at the School of American Ballet.
Donor/Sponsor
  • John Gruen collection of oral history tapes.
  • Oral History Archive.
  • National Endowment for the Arts, 2001-2002.
Subjects
Note
  • Interviewed by John Gruen October 2, 1972, in New York City.
  • For transcript, see: *MGZMT 3-146.
  • This interview was used as a basis for a chapter in John Gruen's book, The private world of ballet (Viking Press, New York).
Funding (note)
  • Preservation was made possible in part with public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, 2001-2002.
Call Number
*MGZTL 4-146
OCLC
NYPY747039952-R
Author
Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997. Interviewee
Title
Interview with Alexandra Danilova [sound recording]
Imprint
1972.
Funding
Preservation was made possible in part with public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, 2001-2002.
Local Note
*MGZTC 3-146 (Former classmark)
Arch. orig.: *MGZTCO 3-146.
Preservation master: *MGZTP 4-146.
Dubbing master: *MGZTD 4-146.
Local Subject
Audiotapes -- Danilova, A.
Added Author
Gruen, John. Interviewer
Research Call Number
*MGZTL 4-146
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