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Dance on: Peter Jones

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Dance on: Peter Jones
Additional title: Dance on (Television program)
Jones, Peter (British artist, born 1917) (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Interviewer)
Turner, Sheree (Director)

Dance On Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1599
Music and dance
Accompaniment for dance class
University of North Texas
National College Dance Festival
Television programs
Statement of responsibility: Producer, Billie Mahoney ; executive producer for the University of North Texas, J. Scott Cook ; director, Sheree Turner.
Venue: Program from the public access cable television series Dance on: With Billie Mahoney. Taped at the University of North Texas Department of Radio/Television/Film, Denton, Texas, in May 1990, during the National College Dance Festival.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in
Musician Peter Jones recounts his experiences as an accompanist for dance classes and an instructor of music and rhythmic analysis for dancers. Now based at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts, he first encountered the dance world at the Naropa Institute, and began to develop his own improvisations for dance class, playing the synthesizer, piano, and drums. He talks about the content of his music classes for dancers, and describes a current project, the recording of audiotapes for modern dance classes.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170029
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a2c71e90-352b-0131-5dba-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1990: Created
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 20, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990). Dance on Retrieved from

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