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Interview with Lothar Perl

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Interview with Lothar Perl
Additional title: Making the dance scene (Radio program)
Perl, Lothar (Interviewee)
Nathanson, Lucile Brahms (Interviewer)

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1970 - 1979 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 5-446
Schoop, Trudi
Perl, Lothar
Adelphi University
Music and dance
Radio programs
Content: 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.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 16 min.) : full-track; 3.75 ips; 5 in.
Sound quality is excellent.
Interview with Lothar Perl 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. Streaming audio file (approximately 16 minutes). [Music.] Lucile Brahms Nathanson introduces the program Making the dance scene, and her guest, Lothar Perl, composer, teacher and dance accompanist; Perl speaks with Nathanson about his background including how his interest in jazz music brought him to dance; dancers he has worked with, including Ruth St. Denis, Katherine Dunham, and Trudi Schoop; his current activities as a member of the Adelphi University Theatre and Dance Department including his views on the relationship between music and dance; working with David Lichine at MGM [Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer] to compose music, based on operettas by Johan Strauss, for a sequel (Girls dormitory) to Lichine's Graduation ball [closing remarks and music].
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 37633133
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118241
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9ed0c790-216f-0136-ae8e-00d4d0e41a6b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1970: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Lothar Perl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1970 - 1979.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Lothar Perl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 15, 2021.

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Interview with Lothar Perl