Air for the G string ; Sonata

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Title
Air for the G string ; Sonata
Additional title: Sonata (Choreographic work : Maxwell)
Additional title: Air for the G string (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Names
Maxwell, Carla (Choreographer)
Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958 (Choreographer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
José Limón Dance Company (Performer)
Collection

Jose Limon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981-06-18
Table of Contents
Air for the G string (approx. 10 min. total). Choreography: Doris Humphrey. Music: J. S. Bach. Performed twice, in costume. Poor focus in this section of tape. -- Sonata (approx. 23 min.). Choreography: Carla Maxwell. Music: Bach (Sonata in E major, transcribed for the viola in C major). Performed in rehearsal clothes.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7238
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3148 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal on June 18, 1981.
Performers: Performed by members of the José Limón Dance Company.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (28 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926028879-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12172145
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0778ffd0-3f25-0135-44dc-4f4144dc9433
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Air for the G string ; Sonata" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4775c5c4-e2f1-4bdf-aee5-776a73e47e6e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Air for the G string ; Sonata" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 17, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4775c5c4-e2f1-4bdf-aee5-776a73e47e6e

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). Air for the G string ; Sonata Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4775c5c4-e2f1-4bdf-aee5-776a73e47e6e

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Air for the G string ; Sonata