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Mother [and] Etude

Title
Mother [and] Etude [electronic resource]
Publication
[197-?]

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (31 min.) : sd., b&w
Uniform Title
  • Mother (Choreographic work : Gamson after Duncan)
  • Etude (Choreographic work : Gamson after Duncan)
Note
  • Videotaped in rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, at American Theatre Laboratory, New York.
  • Choreography: Annabelle Gamson after Isadora Duncan. Music: Alexandre Scriabin.
  • Performed by Annabelle Gamson.
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: Mother (approx. 10 min.). Two full run-throughs and a repetition of a segment. -- Etude (approx. 13 min.). Three full run-throughs interspersed with partial repetitions. -- Mother (approx. 5 min.). Repetitions of closing segment, shot from stage left and stage right. -- Etude (approx. 3 min.). Close shots of excerpts.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 9549
Title
Mother [and] Etude [electronic resource]
Imprint
[197-?]
Summary
Rehearsal footage of two solos, containing numerous repetitions, in full or in part, of each dance, in wide and close shots, and from different angles. Gamson occasionally pauses to confer with the off-screen director and videographer.
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 9-3443.
Additional Copy 1: 1 3/4" videocassette, copied from A.O., 10/91; in Princeton ReCAP Regular Storage.
Additional Copy 2: 1 3/4" videocassette, copied from A.O., 10/91; in Princeton ReCAP Regular Storage; was vid. viewing copy until 7/2016.
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Local Subject
Duncan dancing.
Television. Mother.
Television. Etude.
Added Author
Gamson, Annabelle, choreographer, dancer.
Duncan, Isadora, 1877-1927, choreographer.
Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, 1872-1915. Composer
Added Title
Mother (Choreographic work : Gamson after Duncan)
Etude (Choreographic work : Gamson after Duncan)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 9549
*MGZIC 9-3443 (former)
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