Dance in education : Interviews with Rachael Yocom, Robert Lindgren, and Harry Bernstein

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Title
Dance in education : Interviews with Rachael Yocom, Robert Lindgren, and Harry Bernstein
Additional title: World of dance (Radio program)
Names
Yocom, Rachael Dunaven (Interviewee)
Reiss, Alvin H (Interviewer)
Lindgren, Robert (Interviewee)
Bernstein, Harry (Interviewee)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1965
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 5-2228.
Topics
Yocom, Rachael Dunaven -- Interviews
Bernstein, Harry -- Interviews
Lindgren, Robert -- Interviews
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts (New York, N.Y.)
High School of Performing Arts (New York, N.Y.)
North Carolina School of the Arts
Adelphi University
Performing arts high schools
Dance -- Study and teaching
Dance schools -- United States
Genres
Radio programs
Interviews
Notes
Content: Interviews with Rachael Yocom, chairman of the dance department at the School of the Performing Arts, New York [as of 1961, part of the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts], Robert Lindgren, dean of the dance department at the North Carolina School of the Arts [as of 2008, University of North Carolina School of the Arts], Winston-Salem (N.C) , and Harry Bernstein, chairman of the dance department at Adelphi University, Garden City (N.Y.), conducted by Alvin H. Reiss; recorded and broadcast in 1965 by radio station WNYC, New York, on its series, World of dance.
Content: The sound quality ranges from good (interviews with Rachael Yocum and Harry Bernstein) to poor (interview with Richard Lindgren, which is low volume and marred by "tape hiss"). However, except for the beginning of the interview with Richard Lindgren, the speakers' voices are easily intelligible.
Funding: 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 and broadcast by radio station WNYC, New York on its series, World of dance Recorded in 1965 New York (N.Y.)
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 33 minutes); acetate; 4-track; 3.75 ips; 5 in.
Description
Streaming audio file (approximately 33 minutes). Alvin H. Reiss introduces the program and the first guest, Rachael Yocum; Rachael Yocom speaks with Reiss about the School of Performing Arts [as of 1961, part of Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts], including its origin, admissions procedure and curriculum (for dance students); some notable alumni; performing opportunities for the students [short gap followed by interview with Robert Lindgren]. Robert Lindgren speaks with Reiss about the North Carolina School of the Arts [as of 2008, University of North Carolina School of the Arts], including its goals, admissions policy, financial backing, and curriculum; his own career; the local support for the school. Reiss introduces Harry Bernstein. Harry Bernstein speaks with Reiss about the dance department at Adelphi University including its origins; typical career paths of its alumni; the rising interest in university-level dance programs; the Adelphi University Summer Dance Workshop including the students and the curriculum; the faculty; financial support; his own career as a professional dancer.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 79676256
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117367
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 88d21260-ce97-0137-5951-0f9ff1fb1a40
Rights Statement
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance in education " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1965. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/35de4ca0-3b79-0134-dbf2-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance in education " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/35de4ca0-3b79-0134-dbf2-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1965). Dance in education Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/35de4ca0-3b79-0134-dbf2-60f81dd2b63c

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Dance in education