Capriccio for TV

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Capriccio for TV
Garrard, Mimi (Choreographer)
Garrard, Mimi (Dancer)
Laidlaw, Virginia (Dancer)
Seawright, James (Designer)
Arel, Bulent (Composer)
Barzyk, Fred (Producer)
Seawright, James (Director)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1969
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7654
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-859 (former)
Filmed dance
Video art
Creation/production credits: Segment from the 1969 PBL (Public Broadcast Laboratory) production, The medium is the medium. Produced by Fred Barzyk for WGBH-TV, Boston. Choreographic material by Mimi Garrard. Designed and directed by James Seawright. Electronic music by Bulent Arel. Danced by Mimi Garrard and Virginia Laidlaw.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (6 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Experimental videodance utilizing three television cameras. The video image is broken down into its three component colors, each camera recording only one color, and then mixed.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857027328-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161516
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36b3e830-806d-0135-94d1-7b5e141946b6
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1969: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capriccio for TV" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1969.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capriccio for TV" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 18, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1969). Capriccio for TV Retrieved from

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Capriccio for TV