Love, Isadora [excerpts]Additional title: Love, Isadora (Choreographic work : Lamb)
NamesLamb, Rael (Choreographer)Xoregos, Shela (Dancer)Foster, Rick (Author)Foster, Guy (Instrumentalist)Clare, Paula (Director)Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 (Composer)Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787 (Composer)Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, 1872-1915 (Composer)
Shela Xoregos Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1977
Table of ContentsLiebestod [excerpt] / music, Wagner ; performed by Rael Lamb -- Dance of the happy spirits / music, Gluck ; performed by Shela Xoregos -- Valse brillante, Op. 34, no. 1 / music, Chopin ; performed by Rael Lamb -- Nocturne in D flat major / music, Chopin ; performed by Rael Lamb -- Fidelio: finale [excerpt] / music, Beethoven ; performed by Rael Lamb -- Funeral march / music, Chopin ; performed by Rael Lamb. Performed twice -- Prelude, Op. 11, no. 14 / music, Scriabin ; performed by Shela Xoregos -- Quasi valse / music, Scriabin ; performed by Rael Lamb -- Immortal victims / modern folk version of the revolutionary song ; performed by Rael Lamb -- Seventh symphony: finale / music, Beethoven ; performed by Rael Lamb.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9728Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4422 (former)
TopicsXoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.)Duncan, Isadora, 1877-1927 -- Drama
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Title provided by Shela Xoregos.Creation/production credits: Script and direction, Rick Foster ; music, various composers ; régisseur, Paula Clare.Performers: Performed by Rael Lamb and Shela Xoregos.Performers: Pianist: Guy Foster.Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, at the Xoregos Studio, San Francisco, California, on December 20, 1977.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (32 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionDocumentation of dances for the one-woman show Love, Isadora, introduced by Rick Foster. Although Foster announces the eighth and ninth dances as Immortal victims and Scriabin's Quasi valse, this order is reversed on this tape.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F547NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12327494Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): faf49ec0-7b82-0135-6b84-7de29676abb5
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