Interview with Erik Bruhn, part 9

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Title
Interview with Erik Bruhn, part 9
Names
Bruhn, Erik, 1928-1986 (Interviewee)
Gruen, John (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-07-22
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTC 3-763 (former)
Topics
Bruhn, Erik, 1928-1986
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993
Makarova, Natalia, 1940-
Moor's pavane (Choreographic work : Limón)
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Citation/reference: For edited transcript of interview see: *MGZMT 3-763 Reel 9.
Content: Streaming file (approximately 22 minutes). Erik Bruhn speaks with John Gruen about playing the role of Madge, the witch in La sylphide; John Neumeier's Epilogue, created for him and Natasha [Natalia Makarova]; José Limón's The moor's pavane including his impressions of Rudolf Nureyev as the Moor; learning the role of the Moor; his plans for the future including performances of various character roles.
Citation/reference: For edited transcript of this recording see: *MGZMT 3-763, reel 9
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded by John Gruen 1977, July 22 Copenhagen, Denmark
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, John Gruen
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 22 min.) : quarter-track; 1.875 ips.
Sound quality is good. The recording is marred by occasional extraneous noise, but the speakers' voices are easily intelligible.
Description
Interview with Erik Bruhn conducted by John Gruen as research for his book Erik Bruhn: danseur noble (1979), in Copenhagen, Denmark, on July 22, 1977. This is Part 9 of an 18-part series. However, there is no audio for parts 2 and 10, which are available only as edited transcripts.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 78601523
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118586
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7f5018b0-c30c-0133-b67a-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1928: Creator Born
  • 1977: Created
  • 1986: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Erik Bruhn" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/82c0dbe0-c30c-0133-235a-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Erik Bruhn" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/82c0dbe0-c30c-0133-235a-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). Interview with Erik Bruhn Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/82c0dbe0-c30c-0133-235a-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Erik Bruhn