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Interview with Ebbe Mørk, 1979

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Interview with Ebbe Mørk, 1979
Mørk, Ebbe (Interviewee)
Terry, Walter (Interviewer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTCO 3-869
Bournonville, August, 1805-1879
Mørk, Ebbe
Andersen, H. C.(Hans Christian), 1805-1875
Content: Streaming audio file (approximately 13 minutes). Ebbe Mørk speaks with Walter Terry about the friendship of Han Christian Andersen and August Bournonville including his comments on an inconsistency in their respective memoirs; Bournonville's role in Andersen's friendship with Jenny Lind [ends abruptly].
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded by Walter Terry 1979 Copenhagen (Denmark)
Funding: The conservation 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.
Acquisition: Gift Walter Terry
Physical Description
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 13 min.)
Sound quality is good.
Interview with Ebbe Mørk conducted by Walter Terry in Copenhagen, Denmark, around 1979, as part of the research for Walter Terry's book, The King's ballet master: a biography of Demark's August Bournonville (New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1979).
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 81934896
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118728
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4e384290-7955-0136-fd6d-5bbb8395f7ed
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  • 1979: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Ebbe Mørk" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Ebbe Mørk" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2020.

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Interview with Ebbe Mørk