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Solitary songs: Excerpts
Additional title: Solitary songs (Choreographic work : Koner)
Koner, Pauline (Choreographer)
Valen, Fartein, 1887-1952 (Composer)
Foss, Lukas, 1922-2009 (Composer)
Pauline Koner Dance Consort (Dancer)
Riverside Dance Festival (Event place)
Koner, Pauline (Commentator)

Pauline Koner Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1980-01
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6867
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Riverside Theater, New York, in Jan. 1980 during the Riverside Dance Festival.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Pauline Koner. Music: Fartein Valen (1st solo), Lukas Foss (2nd solo). Costumes: Evelyn Miller. Lighting: Gary Barnes.
Performers: Performed by members of the Pauline Koner Dance Consort.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (28 min.) : sound, black and whiter ; 3/4 in.
The two solos from Solitary songs are preceded by an introduction by Koner, in which she reminisces about her career as a solo recitalist and explains the genesis of the work in words and movement.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896040361-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167924
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c946ce0-8348-0138-7086-2d127f9211f1
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  • 1980: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Solitary songs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Solitary songs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980). Solitary songs Retrieved from

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Solitary songs