Interview with Matteo, and, interview with Agnes de Mille, and, interview with Marcia B. Siegel, 1966

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Interview with Matteo, and, interview with Agnes de Mille, and, interview with Marcia B. Siegel, 1966
Additional title: Interview with Agnes de Mille
Additional title: Interview with Marcia B. Siegel
Additional title: World of dance (Radio program)
Names
Matteo (Interviewee)
Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Reiss, Alvin H (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1966
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 7-3048
Topics
Matteo
De Mille, Agnes
Siegel, Marcia B
De Mille, Agnes -- Awards
Bharata natyam
Dance -- India
Kathak (Dance)
Kathakali
Dance -- Awards
Genres
Radio interviews
Interviews
Radio programs
Notes
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Broadcast by WNYC-FM 1966, July 24, New York (N.Y.)
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.
Content: Streaming file (approximately first 19 minutes). [Music and introductory remarks by unidentified announcer.] Introductory remarks by Marian Horosko followed by recording from Matteo's class in the technique of Bharata natyam at the High School of Performing Arts, New York [later Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts]; Matteo speaks with Horosko about his innovations in the teaching of East Indian dance in order to render it more easily comprehensible to Westerners; the principles on which he bases his teaching; the basic stances, respectively, of each of the four main styles of dance (Bharata natyam; Kathakali, Manipuri, and Kathak) in India; the rhythms used for Bharata Natyam and other styles; the Indian system of studying classical dance with a guru; the audience in India for Indian classical dance [closing remarks followed by sounds of East Indian dancing and music].
Content: Streaming file (from approximately 19:20 to 23:10). Marian Horosko introduces the next segment of the program: an interview with Agnes de Mille, conducted by host Alvin H. Reiss immediately after her having been awarded the Capezio Dance award of 1966; Agnes de Mille speaks with Reiss about her work promoting and raising money for dance; some of her current and upcoming projects.
Content: Streaming file (from approximately 23:10 to 27:40). Marian Horosko introduces the next segment of the program: an interview with Marcia B. Siegel by host Alvin Reiss; Marcia B. Siegel speaks with Reiss about the new publication, Dance scope [closing remarks].
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 28 min.) : mixed stock, acetate, half-track, ips not specified ; 7 in.
Sound quality is excellent overall. The interview with Agnes de Mille is marred by the extraneous noise, but the speakers' voices are easily intelligible.
Description
Interview with Matteo conducted by Marian Horosko, as host (approximately first 19 minutes); interview with Agnes de Mille conducted by Alvin H. Reiss as host, on March 3, 1966 (approximately 4 minutes); and interview with Marcia B. Siegel, also conducted by Alvin H. Reiss (approximately 5 minutes), for broadcast on radio station WNYC-FM, New York on its series The world of dance, on July 24, 1966.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 923018477
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20812403
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9d45a0f0-b922-0133-ec33-60f81dd2b63c
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Matteo, and, interview with Agnes de Mille, and, interview with Marcia B. Siegel" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1966. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a1569300-b922-0133-9dbb-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Matteo, and, interview with Agnes de Mille, and, interview with Marcia B. Siegel" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a1569300-b922-0133-9dbb-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1966). Interview with Matteo, and, interview with Agnes de Mille, and, interview with Marcia B. Siegel Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a1569300-b922-0133-9dbb-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Matteo, and, interview with Agnes de Mille, and, interview with Marcia B. Siegel