Midi Garth

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Title
Midi Garth
Additional title: Anonymous (Choreographic work : Garth)
Additional title: This day's madness (Choreographic work : Garth)
Names
Garth, Midi (choreographer)
Arnold, Joan (dancer)
Lundberg, Susan (dancer)
Grauert, Ruth (Lighting designer)
Ormiston, Gale (Lighting designer)
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886 (Composer)
Schaeffer, Pierre, 1910- (Composer)
Henry, Pierre, 1927- (Composer)
De Kooning, Elaine (Costume designer)
Fukushima, Yujiro, 1932- (Composer)
Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965 (Composer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Midi Garth and Company
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1978
Table of Contents
Reel 1. Open space (ca. 2 min.) / music and costume, Midi Garth ; lighting, Ruth Grauert ; performed by Midi Garth.
Workout for six (ca. 5 min.) / music, Franz Liszt ; costumes, Midi Garth ; lighting, Ruth Grauert ; performed by Susan Lundberg and others.
Anonymous (ca. 3 min.) / music, metronome ; costume, Midi Garth ; lighting, Ruth Grauert assisted by Gale Ormiston ; performed by Midi Garth.
This day's madness (ca. 8 min.) / music, Pierre Schaeffer and Pierre Henry ; costumes, Elaine de Kooning ; lighting, Ruth Grauert ; performed by Joan Arnold, Susan Lundberg, and Midi Garth.
Reel 2. Koto song (ca. 4 min.) / music, Yujiro Fukushima ; lighting, Ruth Grauert assisted by Gale Ormiston ; performed by Midi Garth.
Chorale (ca. 12 min.) / music, Midi Garth and Edgard Varèse ; costumes, Midi Garth ; lighting, Ruth Grauert assisted by Gale Ormiston ; performed by Midi Garth (soloist), Susan Lundberg, and others.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3333
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4810 (former)
Genres
Dance
Video
Notes
Statement of responsibility: choreography by Midi Garth.
Title from information provided by Midi Garth.
Performers: Performed by Midi Garth and Company.
Venue: Videotaped onstage at Hunter College Studio Theater in April 1978, by Johannes Holub.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 streaming video files (NTSC) (34 min.) : sd., b&w.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F658
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12330961
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b4b82b50-aa0a-0133-57e3-60f81dd2b63c
Copyright Notice
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Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Issued
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Midi Garth" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c19e6890-aa0a-0133-e768-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Midi Garth" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 17, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c19e6890-aa0a-0133-e768-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Midi Garth Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c19e6890-aa0a-0133-e768-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Midi Garth