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Greek dreams, with flute

Title
Greek dreams, with flute [electronic resource]
Publication
1975.

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (32 min.) : sd., b&w.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Erick Hawkins.
Uniform Title
Greek dreams, with flute (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Note
  • Videotaped in stage rehearsal with scenic elements, in New Haven, Connecticut, in October 1975. In the background is the hanging set for Cantilever. All dancers in costume except Erick Hawkins and an unidentified man, who wear rehearsal clothes. Tight shot; for wide shot, see: *MGZIC 9-1949 Greek dreams, with flute.
  • Choreography: Erick Hawkins. Music: Claude Debussy (Syrinx), Maurice Ohana (Four improvisations), Edgard Varèse (Density 21.5), Alan Hovhaness (Sonata, Opus 118), Yorisune Matsudaira (Somaksah), André Jolivet (Five incantations). Sculpture: Ralph Dorazio. Costumes: Raya and Tad Taggart.
  • Danced by Hawkins and members of the Erick Hawkins Dance Company.
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.
Contents
CONTENTS. - The sections of the work are performed in this order: i, nymph of the grass of meadows; ii, gymnopaidia and strophe of gift bringers; iv, year daimon, performed by Hawkins; iii, plato's 2 are halves of 1; v, choros of the daughters of okeanos; and vi, satyr play, performed by Hawkins and others. Tape ends before conclusion of work.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 7193
Title
Greek dreams, with flute [electronic resource]
Imprint
1975.
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 9-1943.
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Added Author
Hawkins, Erick, choreographer, 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 7193
*MGZIC 9-1943 (former)
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