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Solos by Deborah Zall: Hers and others

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Solos by Deborah Zall: Hers and others
Additional title: Waltz, op. 39, no. 15 (Choreographic work : St Denis)
Additional title: Liebestraum (Choreographic work : St Denis)
Zall, Deborah (Choreographer)
Ross, Bertram, 1920- (Choreographer)
Duncan, Raymond, 1874-1966 (Author)
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951 (Composer)
St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968 (Choreographer)
Sherman, Jane (Restager)
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897 (Composer)
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886 (Composer)
Chase, Candace A. (Costume designer)
Perry, Igal (Choreographer)
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943 (Composer)
Giannini, Christina (Costume designer)
Lester, Eugene (Composer)
Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 (Author)
Dudley, Jane (Choreographer)
Penny Ward/Video (Videographer)
Zall, Deborah (Dancer)
Ross, Bertram, 1920- (Dancer)
Gilliam, Philip (Lighting designer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Reel 1 (43 min. total): Mary Tyrone (approx. 11 min.). Choreography: Deborah Zall. Music: Arnold Schoenberg (String quartet no. 3, 1st movement). Costume: Benna Sims. Danced by Deborah Zall. Brahms waltz and Liebestraum (approx. 6 min.). Choreography: Ruth St. Denis, reconstructed by Jane Sherman. Music: Johannes Brahms, Franz Liszt. Costume: Candace Chase. Danced by Zall. Pianist: Lyudmilla Melerud. Song (approx. 6 min.). Choreography: Igal Perry. Music: Sergei Rachmaninov. Costume: A. Christina Giannini. Danced by Zall. Sonnet (approx. 9 min.). Choreography: Zall. Music composed and performed by Eugene Lester. Text: Edna St. Vincent Millay. Costume: Giannini. Danced by Zall. Speaker: Betty Low. Raymond (approx. 11 min.). Choreography: Bertram Ross. Text: Raymond Duncan. Costume: Karen Eister. Performed by Ross. - Reel 2 (22 min.): Proverbs. Choreography: Jane Dudley. Music: Klezmer music played by Klezmorim; songs from the archive of Ruth Rubin. Scenery/costumes: William Korff. Performed by Zall and Ross.
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2013
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Marymount Manhattan Theatre, New York, on January 19-20, 1990, by Penny Ward/Video.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (65 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169946
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d2197570-6f2a-0131-d6d1-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Solos by Deborah Zall" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Solos by Deborah Zall" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 1, 2021.

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Solos by Deborah Zall