Interview with Donald McKayle, and, Interview with Douglas Turnbaugh, 1967Additional title: Interview with Douglas Turnbaugh
NamesMcKayle, Donald, 1930- (Interviewee)Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)Turnbaugh, Douglas Blair (Interviewee)Reiss, Alvin H (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1967
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 7-3015
TopicsMcKayle, Donald, 1930-Turnbaugh, Douglas BlairDance Notation Bureau (New York, N.Y.)Dance notation
NotesContent: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded for broadcast radio 1967 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.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 26 min.) : acetate, full-track, 7.5 ips. ; 7 in.Sound quality is good.
DescriptionInterview with Donald McKayle conducted by Marian Horosko (approximately 15 minutes) and interview with Douglas (Blair) Turnbaugh conducted by Alvin H. Reiss (approximately nine minutes) for broadcast, probably by radio station WNYC-FM, New York, on its series World of Dance, in 1967.
Streaming file (approximately first 15 minutes). Donald McKayle speaks with Marian Horosko about touring with his company (Donald McKayle Dance Company) in Europe with the program Black New World; the program to be performed on January 20  at the Brooklyn Academy of Music; other activities including choreographing for television; more on the Brooklyn program including Nocturne to music of moon dog and Daughters of the garden; the dancers in his company; choreographing for the theater as compared to choreographing for television including their respective economic aspects.
Streaming file (from approximately 16 minutes to 25:37 minutes). Alvin H. Reiss introduces his guest, Douglas Turnbaugh, the executive director of the Dance Notation Bureau; Turnbaugh speaks with Reiss about what notation is; the origins, purpose, and activities of the Dance Notation Bureau; various notation systems; film as an aide but not a substitute for notation; membership in the Bureau [final approximate one minute consists of an extraneous recording].
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 919093701NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20779712Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d39d8f70-b916-0133-1bbd-60f81dd2b63c
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