Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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Title
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Additional title: Journey (Choreographic work : Trisler)
Additional title: Quintet (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Additional title: Blues suite (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Additional title: Poème (Choreographic work : Koner)
Names
Trisler, Joyce, 1934-1979 (Choreographer)
Ailey, Alvin (Choreographer)
Koner, Pauline (Choreographer)
Nyro, Laura (Composer)
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 (Composer)
Schiller, David (Videographer)
Ives, Charles, 1874-1954 (Composer)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Production company)
Collection

Alvin Ailey Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1969-12-19 - 1969-12-23
Place: United States
Table of Contents
Journey (ca. 5 min.) / choreography, Joyce Trisler ; music, Charles Ives ; danced by female soloist.
Quintet: December's boudoir (ca. 5 min.) / choreography, Alvin Ailey ; music, Laura Nyro ; danced by female soloist.
Blues suite: duet (ca. 6 min.) / choreography, Alvin Ailey ; music, traditional ; danced by a man and a woman.
Poème (ca. 8 min.) / choreography, Pauline Koner ; music, Samuel Barber ; danced by a man and a woman.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6501
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-546 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Content: Title from information provided by donor.
Performers: Danced by members of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Venue: Videotaped in stage rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, at the Dance Channel, New York, on December 19-23, 1969, by David Schiller.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (24 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY827012307-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159470
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 73e494e0-08f2-0135-d571-69be5544e2eb
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1934: Creator Born
  • 1969: Created (Approximate)
  • 1979: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1969 - 1969. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c96ffb20-ef9c-0133-baf7-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c96ffb20-ef9c-0133-baf7-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1969 - 1969). Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c96ffb20-ef9c-0133-baf7-60f81dd2b63c

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater