Interview with Carola Goya, 1966Additional title: Invitation to dance (Radio program)
NamesGoya, Carola (Interviewee)Terry, Walter (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1966-05-05
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 7-81
TopicsGoya, Carola -- InterviewsArgentina, 1888-1936MatteoFolk dancing -- Spain
GenresRadio talk showsMusic
NotesBiographical/historical: Interview with Carola Goya conducted by Walter Terry, as host; recorded on May 5, 1966 for broadcast by radio station WNYC, New York, on its series Invitation to dance.Content: The sound quality is good overall.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 and broadcast by radio station WNYC, New York for its program Invitation to dance recorded on May 5, 1966, 1967 New York (N.Y.)Content: Piano music accompanied by castanets.Content: Music, magueña, played on piano music and castanets.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 26 minutes); acetate; half-track; 7.5 ips; 7 in.
DescriptionWalterTerry introduces Carola Goya, an American dancer of Spanish dance. Carola Goya speaks with Terry about the changes since the 1920s in the attitude and knowledge of audiences in the United States with respect to Spanish dancing; her training in Seville, Spain; her early career including an anecdote about an offer to tour, in effect, as an introduction to La Argentina's upcoming tour; La Argentina's great success in the United States; how Goya's nationality as an United States citizen has affected attitudes toward her dancing; learning by imitation; her playing of the castanets with orchestras; the importance of studying the fundamentals of Spanish dance technique in the United States before training in Spain; studying in Spain as crucial to understanding the essence of the art; flamenco dancing including how it has become more outwardly flamboyant; La Argentina; Goya's tours with Matteo.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 1088723448NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117207Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57ec2930-3471-0137-cb48-0fb8ddfef8fe
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