Interview with Glen Tetley, 1979
NamesTetley, Glen (Interviewee)Rogosin, Elinor (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1979
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTC 3-688 reel 14 (former)
TopicsTetley, GlenPierrot lunaire (Choreographic work : Tetley)Tempest (Choreographic work : Tetley)Contredances (Choreographic work : Tetley)
NotesContent: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded by Elinor Rogosin 1979 New York, (N.Y.)Funding: The conservation 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.Acquisition: Gift of Elinor RogosinContent: Streaming file (approximately 46 minutes). Glen Tetley speaks with Elinor Rogosin about his affinity with both the emotional and structural aspects of dance; training with Hanya Holm and Martha Graham and their influence on his development as a performer and choreographer; his study of ballet; dancing for American Ballet Theatre and for Martha Graham during the same period; his own choreography including his work Pierrot lunaire; his work [Voluntaries] for the Stuttgart Ballet [Stuttgarter Ballett]; the Nederlands Dans Theater; his use of Benesh notation and video recordings when staging his works; his work [Contredances] for American Ballet Theatre; his work The tempest, for Ballet Rambert.Content: Streaming file 2 (approximately six minutes). [Begins abruptly.] Glen Tetley speaks with Elinor Rogosin about performing [ends abruptly].
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 51 min.) : polyester; quarter-trackSound quality is fair to poor. Glen Tetley's voice is often soft, and the recording is marred by extraneous noise including "tape hiss" (especially on streaming file 2) as well as occasional short gaps. However, for the most part, the voices are intelligible.
DescriptionInterview with Glen Tetley conducted by Elinore Rogosin in 1979, as research for her book The dance makers (1980).
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 83095108NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118518Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 212590f0-b2b5-0133-45b4-60f81dd2b63c
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