Interview with Hans Brenaa on the Royal Danish BalletAdditional title: Dance, New York (Radio program)
NamesBrenaa, Hans, 1910-1988 (Interviewee)Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1969-01-08Date Issued: 1969-02-10
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 7-28
TopicsBournonville, August, 1805-1879Brenaa, Hans, 1910-1988Kongelige Danske balletConservatoriet (Choreographic work : Brenaa after Bournonville)Ballet -- DenmarkBalletBallet in motion pictures, television, etc.Denmark
NotesFunding: 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 for WBAI, New York on the series Dance, New York recorded on January 8 and broadcast on Februrary 10, 1969 New York (N.Y.)
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 27 min.) : full-track, 7.5 ips; 7 in.The sound quality is excellent.
DescriptionInterview with Hans Brenaa on the Royal Danish Ballet conducted by Marian Horosko as host. Recorded on January 8, and broadcast on February 10, 1969 by radio station WBAI, New York City on its series, Dance, New York. Mr. Brenaa was in New York to stage August Bournonville's Conservatoriet for the Joffrey Ballet.
Streaming audio file (approximately 27 minutes). Marian Horosko introduces her guest, Hans Brenaa; Hans Brenaa speaks about the repertoire of the Royal Danish Ballet [Kongelige Danske ballet] in 1960; August Bournonville; the Romantic era of ballet; Bournonville's ballet, Conservatoriet; other works by Bournonville; Brenaa's own background and training, beginning with the Royal Danish Ballet school; government subsidy of ballet in Denmark; ballet on television in Denmark; the audience for ballet in the United States; teaching Bournonville style to the Joffrey Ballet dancers; his re-discovery of the pas de deux choreographed by Bournonville for [Giacomo Rossini's] opera William Tell; the Royal Danish Ballet's frequent domestic tours; modern ballet and modern dance in Denmark; Horosko's closing remarks.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 37122338NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117375Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1a5112b0-797c-0136-b632-73fdd6f8b41a
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