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Sachiyo Ito & Company classical and contemporary Japanese dance.

Title
Sachiyo Ito & Company [electronic resource] : classical and contemporary Japanese dance.
Publication
c1998.

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (49 min.) : sd., col.
Uniform Title
  • Ayame (Choreographic work : Ito)
  • Kagero (Choreographic work : Ito)
  • Mai ohgi (Choreographic work : Ito)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Accompanied by house program.
  • Recording made possible by the cooperation of Sachiyo Ito & Company, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, New York, on May 2, 1998. The dance Mai ohgi was videotaped on May 3, 1998. Video produced by Vagabond Video ; camera and editing, Charles Steiner.
Funding (note)
  • Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Contents
  • Ayame (Iris flowers) / choreography and performance, Sachiyo Ito ; music, Yamato Gaku music.
  • Hanagasa no dan (Flower hats dance) / excerpt from Kyoganoko musume dojoji (The woman and Dojoji Temple) ; original choreography (first produced in 1753), Tomijuro Nakamura I ; music, traditional nagauta music ; danced by Terry Richards and Jean Hurkin-Torres.
  • Kagero (Mirage) / choreography and performance, Sachiyo Ito ; music, Aki Fukakusa (Shinkin [Ancient Chinese koto]).
  • Mai ohgi (Dancing fan) / Kabuki-style dance ; choreography, Sachiyo Ito ; music, Shojiro Kineya ; lyrics, Gohei Namiki ; danced by Misako Ishimura.
  • Takadera manzai / Okinawan court dance from the opera Manzai tekiuchi (The revenge of the troubadours) ; danced by Sachiyo Ito.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 2438
Title
Sachiyo Ito & Company [electronic resource] : classical and contemporary Japanese dance.
Imprint
c1998.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Videotaped in performance at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, New York, on May 2, 1998. The dance Mai ohgi was videotaped on May 3, 1998. Video produced by Vagabond Video ; camera and editing, Charles Steiner.
Performer
Danced by Sachiyo Ito & Company.
Summary
Program of classical and contemporary Japanese dances, each introduced orally. The final piece on the program, Sakura, was not recorded.
Funding
Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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 9-5647.
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Ito, Sachiyo, choreographer.
Ito, Sachiyo, dancer.
Richards, Terry, dancer.
Hurkin-Torres, Jean, dancer.
Ishimura, Misako, dancer.
Kineya, Shōjirō, 1803- Composer
Steiner, Charles. Videographer
Vagabond Video.
New York Public Library. Dance Collection.
DHCA.
Added Title
Ayame (Choreographic work : Ito)
Kagero (Choreographic work : Ito)
Mai ohgi (Choreographic work : Ito)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 2438
*MGZIC 9-5647 (former)
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