Interview with John Hightower, on the New York State Council on the Arts, 1966

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Title
Interview with John Hightower, on the New York State Council on the Arts, 1966
Additional title: Invitation to dance (Radio program)
Names
Hightower, John B. (John Brantley), 1933-2013 (Interviewee)
Terry, Walter (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1966-03-31
Date Created: 1966-10-01
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 7-85
Topics
Hightower, John B.(John Brantley), 1933-2013 -- Interviews
New York State Council on the Arts
Performing arts -- Audiences
Dance notation
Labanotation
Government aid to dance education
Notes
Interview with John Hightower conducted by Walter Terry, as host; recorded on March 31,1966 and broadcast on October 1 by radio station WNYC, New York, on its series Invitation to dance.
The sound quality is excellent.
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.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded for and broadcast by radio station WNYC, New York for its program Invitation to dance Recorded on March 31, 1966 and broadcast on October 1, 1966 New York (N.Y.)
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 24 minutes); acetate; full-track; 7.5 ips; 7 in.
Description
Streaming audio file (approximately 24 minutes). Walter Terry, as host, introduces his guest John Hightower; John Hightower speaks about the creation of the New York State Council on the Arts; the scope and limitations of the Council's programs including the criteria governing the level of support provided; how the Council works to develop the audience in New York State for avant garde and modern dance; the Council's support of dance education including special projects (for example, sending New York City Ballet to Buffalo, New York for a week) and technical assistance; Labanotation and its potential.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 36193285
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117223
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ef9806d0-3471-0137-7ec3-71aa94752cb1
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1933: Creator Born
  • 1966: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with John Hightower, on the New York State Council on the Arts, 1966" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1966 - 1966. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b1544e00-3ba6-0134-f633-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with John Hightower, on the New York State Council on the Arts, 1966" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b1544e00-3ba6-0134-f633-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1966 - 1966). Interview with John Hightower, on the New York State Council on the Arts, 1966 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b1544e00-3ba6-0134-f633-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Interview with John Hightower, on the New York State Council on the Arts, 1966