Sachiyo Ito & Company: classical and contemporary Japanese danceAdditional title: Ayame (Choreographic work : Ito)Additional title: Kagero (Choreographic work : Ito)Additional title: Mai ohgi (Choreographic work : Ito)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Ito, Sachiyo (Choreographer)Ito, Sachiyo (Dancer)Richards, Terry (Dancer)Hurkin-Torres, Jean (Dancer)Ishimura, Misako (Dancer)Kineya, Shōjirō, b. 1803 (Composer)Steiner, Charles (Videographer)Vagabond Video (Videographer)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1998-05-02Date Created: 1998-05-03
Table of ContentsAyame (Iris flowers) / choreography and performance, Sachiyo Ito ; music, Yamato Gaku music.Hanagasa no dan (Flower hats dance) / excerpt from Kyoganoko musume dojoji (The woman and Dojoji Temple) ; original choreography (first produced in 1753), Tomijuro Nakamura I ; music, traditional nagauta music ; danced by Terry Richards and Jean Hurkin-Torres.Kagero (Mirage) / choreography and performance, Sachiyo Ito ; music, Aki Fukakusa (Shinkin [Ancient Chinese koto]).Mai ohgi (Dancing fan) / Kabuki-style dance ; choreography, Sachiyo Ito ; music, Shojiro Kineya ; lyrics, Gohei Namiki ; danced by Misako Ishimura.Takadera manzai / Okinawan court dance from the opera Manzai tekiuchi (The revenge of the troubadours) ; danced by Sachiyo Ito.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2438Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5647 (former)
TopicsDance -- JapanCourt dancing -- Okinawa
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Accompanied by house program.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of Sachiyo Ito & Company, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Performers: Danced by Sachiyo Ito & Company.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, New York, on May 2, 1998. The dance Mai ohgi was videotaped on May 3, 1998. Video produced by Vagabond Video ; camera and editing, Charles Steiner.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (49 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionProgram of classical and contemporary Japanese dances, each introduced orally. The final piece on the program, Sakura, was not recorded.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F2883NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13743944Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): da639270-9181-0135-4769-06dafa794487
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