Interview with Katharyn Horne

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Interview with Katharyn Horne
Additional title: Invitation to dance (Radio program)
Horne, Katharyn (Interviewee)
Terry, Walter (Interviewer)

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1967-12-12
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 7-610
Horne, Katharyn
Manhattan Festival Ballet
Ballet companies -- Management
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: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded for radio station WNYC, New York December 12, 1967 New York (N.Y.)
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 27 min.) : full-track, 7.5 ips; 7 in.
The sound quality is good overall.
Interview with Katharyn Horne conducted by Walter Terry, as host, for broadcast on December 12, 1967, by radio station WNYC, New York, on its series Invitation to dance. Streaming audio file (approximately 27 minutes). [Music and introductory remarks by unidentified speaker.] Walter Terry introduces his guest Katharyn Horne; Katharyn Horne speaks about the newly-founded Manhattan Festival Ballet including its style; her responsibilities at the company; the company's resident theater; the current repertoire; the relationship between a dancer's style and the accompanying music, as for example dancing to Tchaikovsky as compared to [Cesare] Pugni; the style necessary for dancing in Anton Dolin's Pas de quatre; performing in James Waring's Phantom of the opera; her years with the Metropolitan Opera Ballet; near-term plans for the company; her daughter [closing remarks by unidentified speaker and music].
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 37122383
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118402
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c7445dd0-cb54-0136-f316-65b7cd2f20ad
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  • 1967: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Katharyn Horne" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1967.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Katharyn Horne" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2023.

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Interview with Katharyn Horne