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Masekela language [videorecording]

Title
Masekela language [videorecording] / choreography, Alvin Ailey.
Publication
1978.

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Description
1 videodisc (NTSC) (32 min.) : sd., b&w; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
Masekela langage (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Genre/Form
  • Dance rehearsals.
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Rehearsal onstage in rehearsal clothes.
  • Camera turns off briefly after Babajula bonke.
Credits (note)
  • Music prologue and epilogue based on music by Hugh Masekela.
Funding (note)
  • This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-801
Title
Masekela language [videorecording] / choreography, Alvin Ailey.
Imprint
1978.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Credits
Music prologue and epilogue based on music by Hugh Masekela.
Performer
Performed by members of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Prologue--Sobukwe: The company; Fuzz: Donna Wood, Alistair Butler, Marilyn Banks, Peter Woodin, Beth Shorter, Melvin Jones, Estelle Spurlock, Sarita Allen, and Keith McDaniel; Morolo: Allen with Woodin, Jones, and McDaniel; Babajula bonke: Butler and the company; Bo Masekela: Wood; U-dui: Banks; Mace and grenades: Ulysses Dove and the company; Epilogue--Sobukwe: The company.
Funding
This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details
DVD.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIC 9-1489.
Added Author
Wood, Donna, 1954- dancer.
Butler, Alistair, dancer.
Banks, Marilyn, dancer.
Woodin, Peter, dancer.
Shorter, Beth, dancer.
Jones, Melvin, dancer.
Spurlock, Estelle, dancer.
McDaniel, Keith, dancer.
Dove, Ulysses, dancer.
Allen, Sarita, dancer.
Ailey, Alvin, choreographer.
Masekela, Hugh, 1939-2018, composer.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Added Title
Masekela langage (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-801
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