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Appalachian spring
Additional title: Appalachian spring (Choreographic work : Graham)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)
Graham, Martha (Choreographer)
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 (Composer)
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988 (Designer)
Martha Graham Dance Company (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987-10-06
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3365
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5652 (former)
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Appalachian spring
Filmed dance
Video recordings
Content: Title and date from original container.
Content: Temporary technical problem at ca. 18 min. into tape.
Creation/production credits: Scenery, Isamu Noguchi.
Performers: Danced by the Martha Graham Dance Company.
Performers: Mikhail Baryshnikov (husbandman), Terese Capucilli (bride), Rudolf Nureyev (preacher), Maxine Sherman (pioneer woman).
Venue: Videotaped in dress rehearsal at City Center, New York, on October 6, 1987.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (32 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13725604
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7275a420-aa12-0133-9b3d-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 1987: Created
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Appalachian spring" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Appalachian spring" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 6, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Appalachian spring Retrieved from

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Appalachian spring