Interviews with Stuart HodesAdditional title: Making the dance scene (Radio program)Additional title: Interview with Stuart Hodes
NamesHodes, Stuart (Interviewee)Nathanson, Lucile Brahms (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1970 - 1979 (Questionable)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 5-442
TopicsGraham, MarthaHodes, StuartNew York University., School of the Arts., Dance Theatre ProgramTisch School of the ArtsNew York University. School of the Arts
NotesContent: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded by WHPC-FM 197- Garden City (N.Y.)Funding: The processing and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.Content: Streaming audio file 1 (approximately 14 minutes). [Music.] Lucile Brahms Nathanson introduces the program Making the dance scene, and her guest Stuart Hodes; Hodes speaks with Nathanson about the department of dance at the School of the Arts at New York University [renamed the Tisch School of the Arts in 1982] including its physical location and the other (arts-related) departments located there; the extent of interaction among the departments; the student body of the dance department; the principles that guide his direction of the department including an emphasis on professional careers; the funding of dance groups and academic performance venues [closing remarks and music].Content: Streaming audio file 2 (approximately 16 minutes). [Music.] Lucile Brahms Nathanson introduces the program and guest Stuart Hodes; Hodes speaks with Nathanson about how he first became interested in dance; studying at Martha Graham's studio and touring with the Martha Graham Dance Company; learning composition from Louis Horst; his early choreographic works; learning modern and ballet technique, at the Martha Graham School of Dance and at the School of American Ballet, respectively; his time at the company during which he also danced at commercial venues; Martha Graham and her support of his work; his current position, at the School of the Arts at New York University; one of his favorite roles, the Dark Beloved, in Graham's Deaths and entrances; other roles in Graham's works he enjoyed dancing [closing remarks and music].
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 2 audiotape reels (approximately 30 min.) : full-track; 3.75 ips; 5 in.Sound quality is excellent.
DescriptionInterviews with Stuart Hodes conducted by Lucile Brahms Nathanson, as host, for broadcast by WHPC-FM, the radio station of Nassau Community College, on its series Making the dance scene. The date of the interviews is not indicated, but both were probably conducted in the 1970s.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 37473917NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118265Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7ce31ff0-216f-0136-15b6-1fffffd44b6e
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