Dance for six ; [and] The spirit of Denishawn [excerpts]Additional title: Dance for six (Choreographic work : Trisler)Additional title: Gnossienne, no 1 (Choreographic work : Shawn)Additional title: Sonata pathétique (Choreographic work : St. Denis and Humphrey)Additional title: Bach's inventions (Choreographic work : Shawn)Additional title: Liebestraum (Choreographic work : St Denis)Additional title: Japanese spear dance (Choreographic work : Shawn)Additional title: Soaring (Choreographic work : Humphrey)Additional title: Spirit of Denishawn (Choreographic work : Pinska)
NamesMoretton, Lonné (Dancer)Colahan, Nancy (Dancer)Soleau, William (Dancer)Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741 (Composer)Trisler, Joyce, 1934-1979 (Choreographer)Pinska, Klarna (Restager)Schlenck, John (Dancer)Satie, Erik, 1866-1925 (Composer)Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Choreographer)St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968 (Choreographer)Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958 (Choreographer)Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)Horst, Louis (Composer)Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856 (Composer)Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886 (Composer)Joyce Trisler Danscompany (Performer)
Joyce Trisler Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1979
Table of ContentsDance for six. Choreography: Joyce Trisler. Music: Vivaldi. -- The spirit of Denishawn. Staged by Klarna Pinska. Excerpts include: Single and double scarf technique; music: Satie; performed by John Schlenck. Gnossienne; choreography: Ted Shawn; music: Satie; performed by Lonné Moretton. Sonata pathétique; choreography: Ruth St. Denis and Doris Humphrey; music: Beethoven. Bach; choreography: Ted Shawn; music: J.S. Bach. Liebestraum; choreography: St. Denis; music: Liszt; performed by Nancy Colahan. Spear dance Japonesque; choreography: Shawn; music: Horst; performed by William Soleau. Soaring; choreography: St. Denis and Humphrey; music; Schumann.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7280Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-186 (former)
TopicsFestival of Two Worlds
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesPerformers: Performed by the Joyce Trisler Danscompany.Venue: Taped in performance at the Festival of Two Worlds, Spoleto, Italy, in 1979.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (50 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY817023257-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159220Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3257b0c0-7b91-0135-3283-5fe54f85f1f8
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