Interview with Bertram Ross, 1965

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Title
Interview with Bertram Ross, 1965
Additional title: World of dance (Radio program)
Names
Ross, Bertram, 1920- (Interviewee)
Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1965
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 5-65
Topics
Graham, Martha
Ross, Bertram, 1920- -- Interviews
Connecticut College American Dance Festival
Untitled (Choreographic work : Ross, B)
Genres
Radio programs
Interviews
Notes
Venue: Interview with Bertram Ross conducted by Marian Horosko, as host. Recorded at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance in 1965 and broadcast by station WNYC, New York, on its series, World of dance.
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.
Venue: Recorded at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance for broadcast by radio station WNCY, New York on its series, World of Dance 1965 New York (N.Y.)
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 30 minutes); acetate; half-track; 7.5 ips; 7 in.
The sound quality is good overall. The recording is marred by occasional extraneous noise.
Description
Streaming audio file (approximately 30 minutes). Marian Horosko introduces Bertram Ross; Bertram Ross speaks with Horosko about the 18th American Dance Festival at Connecticut College: some of the works to be presented including his work Untitled; the dance faculty and the teaching of choreography at the Connecticut College School of Dance; the relationship between modern dance training and the choreographic impulse; film as a means to record dance; more on the 18th American Dance Festival at Connecticut College including the performance venue and artists and works to be presented; Paul Draper; more on Untitled including his collaboration with the composer Walter Caldon [an excerpt of the music for Untitled is played]; more on upcoming programs at the Festival; more on the faculty and students of this summer's Festival; some of the roles he has performed in Martha Graham's works; the increased opportunities for male dancers in modern dance today; his thoughts on Martha Graham technique; closing remarks.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 37283284
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117319
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7798e8b0-d198-0137-1616-005df9733f77
Rights Statement
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  • 1965: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Bertram Ross, 1965" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1965. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4ecea5a0-3b79-0134-e7b1-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Bertram Ross, 1965" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4ecea5a0-3b79-0134-e7b1-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1965). Interview with Bertram Ross, 1965 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/4ecea5a0-3b79-0134-e7b1-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Bertram Ross, 1965