Il ballarino: The art of Renaissance dance

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Il ballarino: The art of Renaissance dance
Rader, Patricia W (Dancer)
Perrier, Charles (Costume designer)
Perrier, Charles (Dancer)
Barr, Barbara (Dancer)
Perrin, Rebecca (Dancer)
Vollmer, Victoria (Dancer)
Baird, Thomas (Dancer) (Dancer)
Johnson, Robert (Dancer)
Karver, Stephen (Dancer)
Murphy, Hugh (Dancer)
Sutton, Julia (Producer)
Sutton, Julia (Director)
Sutton, Julia (Narrator)
Caroso, Fabritio (Choreographer)
Negri, Cesare, 1536?- (Choreographer)
Kurtz, Elizabeth (Costume designer)
Holub, Johannes (Director)
Dunkley, K. Wright (Contributor)
Feves, Angene (Costume designer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990
Table of Contents
Glossary of steps and step patterns in Caroso and Negri / demonstrated by Rader and Perrier -- So ben mi chi ha buon tempo ("I know who is having a good time") / choreography: Negri, reconstructed by Sutton ; musical setting: Orazio Vecchi ; danced by Rader and Perrier -- Allegrezza d'amore ("The joys of love") / choreography: Orazio Martire ; corrected and edited by Caroso ; reconstructed by Rader ; music: anonymous ; danced by Rader, Karver, and Vollmer -- La caccia d'amore ("The hunt of love") / choreography: Negri ; reconstructed by Rader ; music: Giovanni Gastoldi (?) ; danced by the ensemble -- Il piantone (Galliard mixer) / danced by the ensemble -- So ben mi chi ha buon tempo / danced by Rader and Perrier ; repetition without rubrics.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7225
Galliard (Dance)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Educational films
Content: Distributed as a Dance Horizons Video by Princeton Book Company, Publishers, Pennington, New Jersey.
Creation/production credits: Producer: Julia Sutton ; directors: Sutton and Johannes Holub ; videographer: Holub ; narrator: Sutton.
Creation/production credits: Reconstruction of steps and dances: Sutton ; reconstruction of Allegrezza d'amore and La caccia d'amore: Patricia Rader ; Labanotation of dances: K. Wright Dunkley ; transcription of music from lute tablature: Sutton ; costumes: Elizabeth Kurtz (for Rader), Angene Feves and Charles Perrier (for Perrier).
Performers: Danced by Patricia Rader and Charles Perrier, with Barbara Barr, Rebecca Perrin, Victoria Vollmer, Thomas Baird, Robert Johnson, Stephen Karver, and Hugh Murphy.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (35 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Lecture-demonstration on Renaissance dance steps and dances, followed by performances of representative dances. The dances are reconstructed from dance manuals by the 16th-century Italian dancing masters Fabrizio Caroso and Cesare Negri.
Type of Resource
Moving image
International Standard Book Number: 0871271702
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926027586-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12172111
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 01db6ea0-7139-0138-1247-7be35130ed2d
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  • 1990: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Il ballarino" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Il ballarino" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 24, 2022.

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Il ballarino