Interview with Vera Volkova, 1964

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Title
Interview with Vera Volkova, 1964
Additional title: Profiles (Radio program)
Names
Volkova, Vera (Interviewee)
Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1964
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 7-2067
Topics
Volkova, Vera -- Interviews
Ballet -- Study and teaching
Ballet dancing for men
Dance teachers
Ballet dancing
Genres
Radio programs
Interviews
Notes
Content: Interview with Vera Volkova conducted by Marian Horosko, as host. Recorded in the summer of 1964 at Watch Hill, Rhode Island, summer quarters of the Harkness Ballet. Broadcast in August, 1964 by radio station WNCN, New York, on its series, Profiles. Vera Volkova, staff member and artistic adviser to the Royal Danish Ballet, was teaching members of the Harkness Ballet in the summer of 1964.
Content: The sound quality is good.
Funding: The processing and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded for and broadcast by radio station WNCN, New York on its series, Profiles Recorded at Watch Hill, Rhode Island, in the summer of 1964 Watch Hill (R.I.)
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 21 minutes) ; acetate; half-track; 7.5 ips; 7 in.
Description
Streaming audio file (approximately 21 minutes). Marian Horosko speaks about Vera Volkova and notes that the interview (recorded at Watch Hill, Rhode Island) was broadcast in August; [piano music]; Horosoko introduces Vera Volkova who speaks with Horosko about her own training; her work with the Royal Ballet and with the Royal Danish Ballet [Kongelige Danske ballet]; male dancing; her teaching methods and typical class exercises including at the barre, center work, jumps, and pointe work [piano music].
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 54041896
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117344
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9072aef0-cdaa-0137-7e50-0a70a9becc93
Rights Statement
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  • 2019: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Vera Volkova, 1964" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1964. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/21df78f0-3b7a-0134-9fbc-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Vera Volkova, 1964" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/21df78f0-3b7a-0134-9fbc-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1964). Interview with Vera Volkova, 1964 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/21df78f0-3b7a-0134-9fbc-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Vera Volkova, 1964