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Rodgers, Rod A. (Choreographer)
Pratt, Ronald (Dancer)
Roan, Barbara (Dancer)
Johnson, Leona (Dancer)
Donaldson, Morris (Dancer)
Johnson, Carole (Host)
Rod Rodgers dance company (Performer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1971-01-31
Table of Contents
DANCE CONTENTS. - Percussion suite: excerpt. - Roach, from Dance poems. Danced by Ronald Pratt. - Trajectories E. Music: Castiglioni. Danced by Barbara Roan and Rod Rodgers. - Harambee: Death dance solo (rehearsal), danced by Morris Donaldson; Lament (rehearsal), danced by Leona Johnson; Entrails (rope dance) - Now! Nigga. Music: L. Tristano.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6423
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-213 (former)
Dance, Black -- United States
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Telecast on January 31, 1971 by WNYC/31, New York. Produced by Leonard Altman. Director: Robert Clement. Host: Carole Johnson. Choreography: Rod Rodgers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Lecture-demonstration and concert by members of the Rod Rodgers Dance Company. Choreographer/dancer Rod Rodgers discusses his approach to dance, the inspiration for his ideas, and the value of dance.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY877017004-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12164506
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3c080140-7dcb-0134-47a5-00505686a51c
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Item timeline of events

  • 1971: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Music hour" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1971.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Music hour" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1971). Music hour Retrieved from

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Music hour