Dance for six [and] The spirit of Denishawn: ExcerptsAdditional title: Dance for six (Choreographic work : Trisler)Additional title: Spirit of Denishawn (Choreographic work : Pinska)Additional title: Gnossienne, no 1 (Choreographic work : Shawn)Additional title: Sonata pathétique (Choreographic work : St. Denis and Humphrey)Additional title: Two part invention, no 4 (Choreographic work : Shawn)Additional title: Waltz (Choreographic work : St Denis)Additional title: Liebestraum (Choreographic work : St Denis)Additional title: Japanese spear dance (Choreographic work : Shawn)Additional title: Soaring (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
NamesTrisler, Joyce, 1934-1979 (Choreographer)St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968 (Choreographer)Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Choreographer)Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958 (Choreographer)Pinska, Klarna (Restager)Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741 (Composer)Satie, Erik, 1866-1925 (Composer)Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897 (Composer)Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886 (Composer)Horst, Louis (Composer)Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856 (Composer)Joyce Trisler Danscompany (Performer)
Joyce Trisler Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1979-12-30
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Dance for six (approx. 21 min.). Choreography: Joyce Trisler. Music: Antonio Vivaldi. -- The spirit of Denishawn: Excerpts (approx. 29 min.). Choreography: Ruth St. Denis, Ted Shawn, and Doris Humphrey, restaged by Klarna Pinska. Single and double scarf techniques (mus: Schlenck). Gnossienne (chor: Shawn; mus: Satie). Sonata pathétique (chor: St. Denis and Humphrey; mus: Beethoven). Two-part invention no. 4 (chor: Shawn; mus: Bach). Waltz (chor: St. Denis; mus: Brahms). Liebestraum (chor: St. Denis; mus: Liszt). Japanese spear dance (chor: Shawn; mus: Horst). Soaring (chor: Humphrey and St. Denis; mus: Schumann). Low-level stage lighting in sections.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7472Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2547 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance at Emanu-el Midtown Y, New York, on December 30, 1979.Performers: Performed by the Joyce Trisler Danscompany: Nancy Colahan, Adria Cordero, Lisa Farias, Zvi Gotheiner, Diane Grumet, Michele Irvin, Regina Larkin, Nancy Long, Allen Maniker, Joyce McGowan, Lonné Moretton, Lisa Rubin, Deborah Salmirs, William Soleau, Warren Spears, Broderick Wilson, and others.Content: This footage is also on *MGZIA 4-13 reel 2 Choreography by Joyce Trisler; however, it contains the conclusion of Soaring, which is cut off on *MGZIA 4-13.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (50 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY916063477-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171016Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 99765dd0-85aa-0135-738f-45a458603ce1
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