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Interview with Chhem Sok: Khmer dance project, 2009-08-12

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Title
Interview with Chhem Sok: Khmer dance project, 2009-08-12
Additional title: Khmer Dance Project moving image
Names
Prum Mésa (Videographer)
Nut, Suppya (Director)
Chhem Sok (Interviewee)
Chhem Sok (Performer)
Nut, Suppya (Interviewer)
Ratany, Koh (Editor of a moving image work)
Nut, Suppya (Editor of a moving image work)
Rhodes, Gillian (Translator)
Nut, Suppya (Translator)
Majjhamanḍal Khmersiksā (Associated name)
Collection

Khmer Dance Project

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2009
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1299
Topics
Dance -- Cambodia
Ballet -- Cambodia
Dancers
Chhem Sok -- Interviews
Parti communiste du Kampuchea
Percussion music -- Cambodia
Drum makers
Genres
Interviews
Filmed interviews
Filmed performances
Notes
Funding: Khmer Dance Project funded by Anne H. Bass Foundation.
Date: Copyright date: 2012
Creation/production credits: Recorded by Bophana Audiovisual Resources Center; cameraman, Prum Mesa; sound engineer, Sea Vissal; editors, Koh Rathany, Suppya Nut; translators, Suppya Nut, Gillian Rhodes; director, Khmer Dance Project, Suppya Nut.
Venue: Recorded 12 August 2009 The French Institute, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Acquisition: A production of the Khmer Dance Project, initiated by the Center for Khmer Studies in partnership with the Jerome Robbins Dance Division of The New York Public Library, with a grant from the Anne Hendricks Bass Foundation.
Language: Khmer, with English titles, credits, and subtitles.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (DVCam) (41 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in.
No subtitles 10-16 min.
Description
Musician Chhem Sok speaks about his family background in music; his studies in drumming; the importance of drummers knowing dance gestures in order to play for dance performances. He discusses the loss of knowledge in the younger generation; speaks about making drums; and describes performing in the orchestra in the Royal Palace. He speaks about his experiences during the Khmer Rouge era and how he came back to music after this period; he articulates his views on the future of music and dance. From 36 min. to the end of the recording, Chhem Sok demonstrates drumming.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
Central Khmer
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19972551
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a32df0a0-352b-0131-2301-3c075448cc4b
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  • 2009: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Chhem Sok" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2009. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0f8dc9b0-343b-0131-869e-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Chhem Sok" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0f8dc9b0-343b-0131-869e-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2009). Interview with Chhem Sok Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0f8dc9b0-343b-0131-869e-3c075448cc4b

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Interview with Chhem Sok