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Title
Basque dancing
Names
Novek, Minda (Producer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1974
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8905
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-331 (former)
Topics
Folk dancing, Basque
Sword-dance
Basques
Genres
two-dimensional moving image
Notes
Produced and directed by Minda Novek for the C.A.W. Collect and the Museum of Contemporary Crafts. Excerpt of a 1974 tape called: A look at the traditional skills of the Lower East Side.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (15 min.) :sd., b&w.
Description
During a traditional Easter celebration at the Centro Basco-Americano, New York City, a group of young people of Basque descent perform a number of folk dances from the Basque regions of Spain and France. Dances shown include a sword dance, a stick dance, a dance honoring war dead in the field, a dance honoring civic officials, and others, all accompanied by an elder playing a drum and a fife-like instrument.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY837031739-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160008
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 353e4840-795a-0135-af8b-55fc6a32d74a
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1974: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Basque dancing" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8bff39de-e951-4e61-9236-e8f4095dc1d5

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Basque dancing" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8bff39de-e951-4e61-9236-e8f4095dc1d5

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). Basque dancing Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8bff39de-e951-4e61-9236-e8f4095dc1d5

Wikipedia Citation

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Basque dancing