Appalachian medley [and] Treading

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Appalachian medley [and] Treading
Additional title: Treading (Choreographic work : Monte)
Additional title: Appalachian medley (Choreographic work : Vanaver)
Monte, Elisa (Choreographer)
Brown, David A (Dancer)
Vanaver, Livia (Choreographer)
Vanaver, Bill (Arranger)
Reich, Steve, 1936- (Composer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Vanaver Caravan (Company) (Performer)
New York Dance Festival (Presenter)
Vanaver, Bill (Dancer)
Vanaver, Livia (Dancer)
Monte, Elisa (Dancer)

TAG Foundation Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979-09-08
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Appalachian medley. Choreography: Livia Vanaver (based on traditional styles) Music: traditional American, arr. by Bill Vanaver. Includes Barn dance, Juba, Motherless children, The false true lover, Wondrous love, and Clog dance finale. Danced by members of the Vanaver Caravan: Terry Creach, Rebecca Kelly, Myla Pitt, Aaron Smith, Toni Smith, Livia Vanaver, and Bill Vanaver. Musicians: Evan Stover, Marty Laster, and Susan Hall. - Treading. Choreography: Elisa Monte. Music: Steve Reich (Music for 18 musicians) Costumes: A. Christina Giannini. Performed by Elisa Monte and David Brown.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6317
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 5-838 (former)
Clog dancing
Folk dancing -- Appalachian Mountains
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance during the New York Dance Festival at the Delacorte Theater, Central Park, New York on September 8, 1979 by Johannes Holub.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (29 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY837013161-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159808
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bfdf0d90-aa93-0133-71b6-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 1979: Created
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Appalachian medley [and] Treading" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Appalachian medley [and] Treading" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 23, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1979). Appalachian medley [and] Treading Retrieved from

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Appalachian medley [and] Treading