Interview with Enrique Martínez, 1968
NamesMartínez, Enrique, 1926-1998 (Interviewee)Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1968
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 7-3025
TopicsMartínez, Enrique, 1926-1998American Ballet TheatreCoppélia (Choreographic work : Martínez)
GenresRadio interviewsInterviewsRadio programs
NotesContent: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded for Marian Horosko for broadcast 1968 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.Content: Streaming file 1 (approximately 15 minutes). Enrique Martínez speaks with Marian Horosko about his background including his longtime association with American Ballet Theatre and his training with Alica and Fernando Alonso in Cuba; Alicia Alonso; the ballet Coppélia, which he is staging for American Ballet Theatre; the roles of Swanilda, Franz, and Dr. Coppélius and the plot and notable scenes of Act 1; the plot and notable scenes of Act II [ends abruptly but continues on streaming file 2].Content: Streaming file 2 (approximately 14 minutes). [Very brief segment of extraneous material.] Enrique Martínez continues to speak with Marian Horosko about Act II of Coppélia; the plot and notable scenes of Act III; performing the role of Franz with Alicia Alonso [the final approximate one minute of the recording contains extraneous material].
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 29 min.) : acetate, half-track, 7.5 ips. ; 7 in.Sound quality is good overall. Streaming file 2 contains a few seconds of extraneous material at the beginning and approximately one minute of extraneous material at the end.
DescriptionInterview with Enrique Martínez conducted by Marian Horosko, most likely for broadcast on either the radio program World of Dance or the radio program Profiles; in 1968, probably in November or December.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 918986641NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20777497Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3bb02c10-b916-0133-1f1e-60f81dd2b63c
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