Dance magazine awards: Carolyn Brown, Ted Shawn and Frederick Ashton, 1969
NamesBrown, Carolyn, 1927- (Speaker)Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Speaker)Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988 (Speaker)Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (Speaker)Terry, Walter (Speaker)De Mille, Agnes (Speaker)Como, William (Speaker)Hurok, Sol, 1888-1974 (Speaker)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1970-05-25
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 7-528
TopicsBrown, Carolyn, 1927-Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008De Mille, AgnesDance -- AwardsAward presentations
NotesCitation/reference: For transcript of ceremony, see: Dance magazine, August 1970, pages 59-67.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.Content: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded for Dance magazine May 25, 1970 New York (N.Y.)Content: Streaming audio file 1 (approximately 46 minutes). William Como's opening remarks including his introduction of Robert Rauschenberg; Robert Rauschenberg's speech and presentation of the award to Carolyn Brown; Carolyn Brown's acceptance speech; William Como introduces Walter Terry; Walter Terry speaks about Ted Shawn and presents him with the award; Ted Shawn's acceptance speech; William Como introduces Agnes de Mille; Agnes de Mille speaks about Frederick Ashton.Content: Streaming audio file 2 (approximately 7 minutes). Frederick Ashton's acceptance speech; William Como introduces Sol Hurok; Sol Hurok's (brief) remarks.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 2 audiotape reels (approximately 53 min.) : full-track, 7.5 ips; 7 in.The sound quality is good overall.
DescriptionCeremony for the presentation of the 1969 Dance Magazine awards, recorded on May 25, 1970 at the Plaza Hotel, New York (N.Y.). The recording includes remarks by William Como, Robert Rauschenberg, Carolyn Brown (award recipient), Walter Terry, Ted Shawn (award recipient), Agnes de Mille, Frederick Ashton (award recipient), and Sol Hurok.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 37473926NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118321Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5944fea0-cb53-0136-c3fb-177a8dee2555
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