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By word of foot I, tap masters pass on their tradition, Sandman Sims [videorecording]

Title
By word of foot I, tap masters pass on their tradition, Sandman Sims [videorecording]
Publication
1980.

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Description
1 videocassette (U-matic, NTSC) (21 min.) : sd., col.; 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Jane Goldberg.
Series Statement
Jane Goldberg's Wandering shoes tap(h)istory featuring tip top tapes, tapalogues, tapology and tapperabilia.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Interviews.
  • Video.
Note
  • Title provided by Jane Goldberg.
  • For the completed documentary on this workshop, see *MGZIC 9-5600 By word of foot I.
Performer (note)
  • Instructor: Sandman Sims.
  • Musicians: David Yoken (percussion), Ram Ramirez (piano).
Event (note)
  • Videotaped at the Village Gate, New York, on October 17, 1980.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-5769
Title
By word of foot I, tap masters pass on their tradition, Sandman Sims [videorecording]
Imprint
1980.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Jane Goldberg's Wandering shoes tap(h)istory featuring tip top tapes, tapalogues, tapology and tapperabilia.
Event
Videotaped at the Village Gate, New York, on October 17, 1980.
Performer
Instructor: Sandman Sims.
Musicians: David Yoken (percussion), Ram Ramirez (piano).
Summary
Part of the documentation of the week-long tap dancing workshop By word of foot I, presented by the Changing Times Tap Dancing Company on October 13-18, 1980. Continuation of Sandman Sims's 1:30PM class, which began on *MGZIC 9-5771. Sims demonstrates both to live music and without accompaniment, and discusses the use of different parts of the foot in tap dancing, analogies between tapping and musical instruments, and the importance of enjoying performing. This session concludes on *MGZIC 9-5768.
Local Subject
Dance workshops and workshop performances.
Television. By word of foot.
Added Author
Sims, Sandman. Teacher
Yoken, David. Musician
Ramirez, Ram, 1913- Musician
Goldberg, Jane, 1948- Director
Changing Times Tap Dancing Company.
DHCA.
Added Title
Gift of Jane Goldberg.
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-5769
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