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Greek dreams, with flute: Excerpts

Title
Greek dreams, with flute: Excerpts [electronic resource]
Publication
1978.

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (31 min.) : sd., b&w.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Erick Hawkins.
Uniform Title
Greek dreams, with flute (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Note
  • Videotaped in dress rehearsal (?) on stage at the Roundabout Theater, New York, on April 29, 1978. The conclusion of this recording is on: *MGZIC 9-1942 Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc.: Excerpt [and] Greek dreams, with flute: Excerpts.
  • Choreography: Erick Hawkins. Music: Claude Debussy (Syrinx), Maurice Ohana (Four improvisations), Edgard Varèse (Density 21.5), Alan Hovhaness (Sonata, Op. 118), Yorisune Matsudaira (Somaksah), André Jolivet (Five incantations). Sculpture: Ralph Dorazio. Costumes: Raya and Tad Taggart.
  • Danced by members of the Erick Hawkins Dance Company. Cast: i, nymph of the grass of meadows: Cathy Ward; ii, gymnopaidia and strophe of gift bringers: Douglas Andresen, with Cynthia Reynolds, Cori Terry, and Jana Steele; iii, plato's 2 are halves of 1: Ward and Rand Howard; iv, year daimon: Erick Hawkins; v, choros of the daughters of Okeanos: Reynolds, Steele, Terry, and Ward; vi, satyr play: Hawkins and Howard. Tape ends shortly after opening of section vi.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 7191
Title
Greek dreams, with flute: Excerpts [electronic resource]
Imprint
1978.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding
Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-1941.
Additional Copy: 1 3/4" videocassette transferred from A.O. by DC, 3/89; in Princeton ReCAP Regular Storage; was vid. viewing copy until 6/2016.
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Hawkins, Erick, choreographer, dancer.
Andresen, Douglas, dancer.
Ward, Cathy, dancer.
Reynolds, Cynthia, dancer.
Terry, Cori, dancer.
Steele, Jana, dancer.
Howard, Randy, dancer.
Dorazio, Ralph. Sculptor
Raya. Costume designer
Taggart, Tad. Costume designer
Erick Hawkins Dance Company.
Added Title
Greek dreams, with flute (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Gift of Erick Hawkins.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 7191
*MGZIC 9-1941 (former)
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