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Title
Flamenco
Additional title: Duende y misterio del flamenco
Names
López, Pilar, 1912-2008 (Dancer)
Soler Ruiz, Antonio (Dancer)
Vega Muñoz, Alejandro (Dancer)
Ximénez, Roberto (Dancer)
Vargas, Manolo (Dancer)
Luz, María, dancer (Dancer)
Tomás, Pacita (Dancer)
Acevedo, Juanita (Dancer)
Terry, Walter (Annotator)
Neville, Edgar, conde de Berlanga de Duero, 1899-1967 (Producer)
Neville, Edgar, conde de Berlanga de Duero, 1899-1967 (Director)
Pilar López Ballet Español (Dancer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1953
Table of Contents
DANCE CONTENTS: Caña (5 min.) / danced by Pilar López and Alejandro Vega -- Soleares (3 min.) / danced by gipsies and then by María Luz -- Serrana (2 min.) / danced by María Luz -- Alegrías (3 min.) / danced by gipsies and then by María Luz -- Caracoles (5 min.) / danced by members of the Pilar López Ballet Español -- 18th century classical bolero (3 min.) / danced by Pacita Tomás -- Panaderos (classical dance) (4 min.) / danced by the Pilar López Ballet Español -- Sonatas (classical dance) (2 min.) / music by 18th-century composer Antonio Soler ; danced by Antonio -- Pepita Jiménez: choreographed work by Pilar López; music, Albéniz; danced by Pilar López, Alejandro Vega, Roberto Ximénez and Manolo Vargas -- Siguiriyas (2 min.) / danced by Juanita Acevedo with a picador and his horse executing similar movements in the background -- Danza no. 11 / music, Granados ; danced by Pilar López and Manolo Vargas on stage -- El tanguillo (2 min.) / danced by a gipsy -- Zapateado (3 min.) / danced by Roberto Ximénez. - Los fandangos (3 min.) / fandango from Granada and verdiale from Malaga, danced by gipsies -- Las bulerías (2 min.) / danced by gipsies -- Martinete / danced by Antonio, accompanied by singer El Pili.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-416
Topics
Flamenco
Romanies -- Spain
Dance -- Spain
Caña (Dance)
Soleá (Dance)
Serrana (Dance)
Alegrías (Dance)
Caracole (Dance)
Seguiriya (Dance)
Tanguillo (Dance)
Zapateado (Dance)
Fandango (Dance)
Verdiale (Dance)
Bulería (Dance)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Creation/production credits: Original Spanish title: Duende y misterio del flamenco. Produced by Edgar Neville and Cesareo Gonzalez for Sevilla Films, Madrid. Director: Edgar Neville. Cinematographer: Enrique Guerner. Dance director: Antonio. Music: Albéniz, Granados, Chueca, Antonio Soler, and popular flamenco. Singers include Almadén, El Pili, Antonio Mairena, Manzanilla, Bernarda and Fernanda de Utrera.
Performers: Guitarists include Maravilla, Badajoz, Moraito Chico. Dancers: Pilar López, Roberto Ximénez, Alejandro Vega, Manolo Vargas, Alberto Lorca, Elvira Real, Dorita Ruiz, Rosario Escudero, Pacita Tomás, María Luz, members of the Pilar López Ballet Español, and other gipsy singers and dancers not identified by name.
Language: In Spanish; English adaptation and titles by Walter Terry. Released in the United States by Martin J. Lewis and first shown in New York, May 22, 1954 at the 55th St. Playhouse.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (76 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
Summary: Documentary on various forms of the cante flamenco performed by Spanish flamenco singers, guitarists and dancers photographed in the cities, villages and countryside of Spain associated with flamenco. Three classical 18th century dances are performed. Also shown is footage of a gipsy wedding and funeral, and of the bullfighter Juan Belmonte.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Spanish, Castilian
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY877001304-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12163966
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 08ff67b0-76ae-0138-f9ff-0ab25122ae45
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Creator Born
  • 1953: Created
  • 2008: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Flamenco" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1953. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2cfbb2c7-1081-4901-9b09-81775cd67056

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Flamenco" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 27, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2cfbb2c7-1081-4901-9b09-81775cd67056

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1953). Flamenco Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2cfbb2c7-1081-4901-9b09-81775cd67056

Wikipedia Citation

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Flamenco