Interview with William Como, 1968

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Title
Interview with William Como, 1968
Additional title: World of dance (Radio program)
Names
Como, William (Interviewee)
Reiss, Alvin H (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1968
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 7-4, reel 2
Topics
Como, William -- Interviews
After dark magazine
Ballroom dance magazine
Dance -- Periodicals
Genres
Radio programs
Interviews
Notes
Content: Interview with William Como conducted by Alvin H. Reiss, as host. Recorded in 1968 for radio station WNYC's program series, World of dance.
Content: The sound quality is excellent.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded for WNYC radio station for its series World of dance. 1968 New York (N.Y.)
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.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 12 minutes); polyester; quarter-track; 7.5 ips; 7 in.
Description
Streaming audio file (approximately 12 minutes). Alvin H. Reiss speaks about the new magazine, After dark and introduces its managing editor, William Como; William Como speaks with Reiss about Ballroom dance magazine, the predecessor of After dark, and the status of ball room (or social) dancing in the United States today; the subject-matter of After dark; including the reasons Como thinks this publication is unique; entertainment center cities in the United States; how this new publication differs from Dance magazine; the popularity of new dances, for example, the Watusi and the Frug; the subject-matter of two upcoming articles in After dark; closing remarks.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 51057684
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117330
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e97d1240-5314-0137-0caf-39e99cb282f8
Rights Statement
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  • 1968: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with William Como, 1968" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1968. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/235aeec0-3ba7-0134-e9d4-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with William Como, 1968" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/235aeec0-3ba7-0134-e9d4-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1968). Interview with William Como, 1968 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/235aeec0-3ba7-0134-e9d4-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with William Como, 1968