Greek dreams, with fluteAdditional title: Greek dreams, with flute (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
NamesHawkins, Erick (Donor)Hawkins, Erick (Dancer)Dorazio, Ralph (Sculptor)Taggart, Tad (Costume designer)Erick Hawkins Dance Company (Performer)Hawkins, Erick (Choreographer)
Erick Hawkins Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1975-10
Table of ContentsCassette 1 (approx. 24 min.). First 4 sections, performed with slight change of order: i, nymph of the grass of meadows; ii, gymnopaidia and strophe of gift bringers; iv, year daimon, performed by Hawkins; iii, plato's 2 are halves of 1. -- Cassette 2 (approx. 14 min.). Sections v, choros of the daughters of okeanos; and vi, satyr play, performed by Hawkins and others. After the conclusion of the work, part of section v is repeated.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7198 ; *MGZIC 9-1949 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in stage rehearsal with scenic elements, in New Haven, Connecticut, in October 1975.Creation/production credits: Choreography: Erick Hawkins. Music: Claude Debussy (Syrinx), Maurice Ohana (Four improvisations), Edgard Varèse (Density 21.5), Alan Hovhaness (Sonata, op. 118), Yorisune Matsudaira (Somaksah), André Jolivet (Five incantations). Sculpture: Ralph Dorazio. Costumes: Raya and Tad Taggart.Performers: Danced by Hawkins and members of the Erick Hawkins Dance Company.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.Content: In the background is the hanging set for Cantilever. All dancers in costume except Erick Hawkins and an unidentified man, who wear rehearsal clothes. Wide shot; for tight shot, see: *MGZIC 9-1943 Greek dreams, with flute.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 2 videotape reels (38 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in and 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY916030036-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170090Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 656c2150-3cde-0135-f5c9-096d201ca924
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