Sonata [and] Air for the G string

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Title
Sonata [and] Air for the G string
Additional title: Sonata (Choreographic work : Maxwell)
Additional title: Air for the G string (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Names
Maxwell, Carla (Choreographer)
Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958 (Choreographer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
José Limón Dance Company (Performer)
Collection

Jeff Duncan Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981-06-19
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Sonata (approx. 23 min.). Choreography: Carla Maxwell. Music: J. S. Bach (Sonata in E major, transcribed for the viola in C major). Last movement (allegro) is interrupted, then resumed and repeated. The first movement (adagio) is then repeated. -- Air for the G string (approx. 5 min.). Choreography: Doris Humphrey. Music: Bach.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7239
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3149 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, on June 19, 1981.
Performers: Performed by members of the José Limón Dance Company.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (28 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926028867-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12172144
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c241e7c0-79f5-0135-d789-254c80d71810
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sonata [and] Air for the G string" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/857179fc-1e29-4680-b1de-c0754d258d9a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sonata [and] Air for the G string" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 18, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/857179fc-1e29-4680-b1de-c0754d258d9a

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). Sonata [and] Air for the G string Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/857179fc-1e29-4680-b1de-c0754d258d9a

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Sonata [and] Air for the G string