Interview with Alberto del Saz, December 1, 1996

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Title
Interview with Alberto del Saz, December 1, 1996
Names
Del Saz, Alberto (Interviewee)
Gibilisco, Kimberly J (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1996-12-01
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTCO 2-3038
Topics
Del Saz, Alberto
Nikolais, Alwin
Louis, Murray
Nikolais and Murray Louis Dance Company
Imago (Choreographic work : Nikolais)
Tent (Choreographic work : Nikolais)
Genres
Interviews
Radio programs
Notes
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Statement of responsibility: Recorded by Kimberly Gilisco December 1, 1996 New York (N.Y.)
Funding: The conservation 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.
Acquisition: Gift Madeleine NIchols
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 microcassette (approximately 33 min.) : analog, 0.9375 ips., polyester, half-track
Sound quality is fair to poor. There is significant "tape hiss," but for the most part, the speakers' voices are easily intelligible.
Description
Interview with Alberto del Saz conducted by Kimberly Gibilisco on December 1, 1996 at the Joyce Theater in New York, N.Y. Streaming file 1 (approximately 30 minutes). Alberto del Saz, also known as Tito, speaks with Kimberly Gibilisco about his responsibilities as the Rehearsal Director and Coordinator and Co-reconstruction Coordinator for the Nikolais and Murray Louis Dance Company; the challenges of reconstruction including his experiences with Alwin Nikolais's works Tent and Imago; how original casts have responded upon seeing performances of reconstructed works; Del Saz's relationship with Nikolais especially during Nikolais's final illness; the documentation and preservation of Nikolais's life work including Nikolais's choreography and pedagogy; teaching Nikolais's technique [ends abruptly].
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 913243552
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20719162
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cb6a6770-b8c9-0133-4aec-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Alberto del Saz" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1996. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cf1bcc20-b8c9-0133-9455-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Alberto del Saz" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cf1bcc20-b8c9-0133-9455-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1996). Interview with Alberto del Saz Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cf1bcc20-b8c9-0133-9455-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Alberto del Saz