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Stodelle, Ernestine

Overview
Works: 127 works in 231 publications in 4 languages and 4,926 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Filmed dance  Nonfiction films  Dance films  Biographical films  History  Interviews  Television interviews  Educational films  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Director, Interviewee, Dancer, Choreographer, Teacher , Producer, Editor, Speaker, Contributor, dir
Classifications: GV1785.G7, B
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The dance technique of Doris Humphrey and its creative potential by Ernestine Stodelle( )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 2,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dance Technique of Doris Humphrey and Its Creative Potential pays respect to the work of American modern dance pioneer Doris Humphrey. The book teaches more than sixty exercises, geared to the beginning and intermediate student through the means of written description and illustration. The historical and philosophical background of the technique is discussed and descriptions of Humphrey's dance compositions are used as case studies of the exercises. This 1978 publication was the first documentation in book format of her movement theories, presented and analyzed by a first-generation discip
Deep song : the dance story of Martha Graham by Ernestine Stodelle( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and Chinese and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Dance Horizons book."
Doris Humphrey technique : its creative potential : with four early dances by Ernestine Stodelle( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of studies for understanding the Doris Humphrey style. Includes illustrations of falls, turns, flow, leaps, leverage and more; commentary for a clip from a 1936 silent film; sequence of photographs by Barbara Morgan; and three examples of reconstructed early dances. Concludes with 1934 film, Air for the G string, with Doris Humphrey performing the central role
Dance research collage : a variety of subjects embracing the abstract and the practical( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first frontier: the story of Louis Horst and the American dance by Ernestine Stodelle( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dance On( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancer, teacher, and author Ernestine Stodelle recalls her beginnings as a dancer, including studies with Ruth Jensen, who had studied at Denishawn. She discusses her experiences as a member of Doris Humphrey and Charles Weidman's dance company, particularly in the Broadway shows Lysistrata, School for Husbands, and Americana. The interview also touches upon the ideas and contributions of Ruth St. Denis, Humphrey, and Pauline Lawrence
Water study by Doris Humphrey Society( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches students in Doris Humphrey's Water study, which is performed without musical accompaniment. Analyzing the choreography section by section, she clarifies and refines its details, with attention to shape, timing, dynamics, and motivation. Each section is preceded by a video clip depicting the choreography in performance, and key concepts are identified in subtitles. A full performance of the work concludes the tape. This tape is not intended as a means of learning the choreography, nor as a replacement for the notation score or a coach. All works by Doris Humphrey are copyrighted, and permission to perform them must be obtained from her son Charles Humphrey Woodford
Dance research monograph one : 1971-1972 by Patricia A Rowe( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ecstatic themes : circular descent, pointed ascent by Doris Humphrey Society( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches Sarita Smith-Childs in Doris Humphrey's Two ecstatic themes, a solo in two parts, Circular descent and Pointed ascent. Analyzing the choreography section by section, she clarifies and refines its details, with attention to shape, timing, dynamics, and motivation. The sections are preceded by video clips showing the choreography in performance, and key concepts are identified in subtitles. A full performance of the work concludes the tape. This tape is not intended as a means of learning the choreography, nor as a replacement for the notation score or a coach. All works by Doris Humphrey are copyrighted, and permission to perform them must be obtained from her son Charles Humphrey Woodford
Air for the G string by Doris Humphrey( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches students in Doris Humphrey's Air for the G string, a work for five dancers. Analyzing the choreography section by section, she clarifies and refines its details, with attention to shape, timing, dynamics, and motivation. Key concepts are identified in subtitles. A b & w film of the work, recorded in 1934 with Doris Humphrey as the central dancer, is screened in full at the beginning and end of the coaching session, and excerpts from this film precede each section. A full performance of the work, recorded in 1995, concludes the tape. This tape is not intended as a means of learning the choreography, nor as a replacement for the notation score or a coach. All works by Doris Humphrey are copyrighted, and permission to perform them must be obtained from her son Charles Humphrey Woodford
The Shakers by Doris Humphrey( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on Shaker ritual, The Shakers weaves Humphrey's fascination with the sect with her interest in formal dance composition. The dance portrays the shaking off of sin by celibate members who achieve a state of religious ecstacy. Stodelle protege Corbin teaches technical aspects of the choreography and Stodelle completes the coaching, including an examination of Shaker life with still photographs and engravings of Shakers."--Container
The source experience : enriching the Humphrey legacy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches students in Doris Humphrey's Air for the G string, a work for five dancers. Analyzing the choreography section by section, she clarifies and refines its details, with attention to shape, timing, dynamics, and motivation. Key concepts are identified in subtitles. A b & w film of the work, recorded in 1934 with Doris Humphrey as the central dancer, is screened in full at the beginning and end of the coaching session, and excerpts from this film precede each section. A full performance of the work, recorded in 1995, concludes the tape
The call ; Breath of fire : two solos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernestine Stodelle analyzes Doris Humphrey's the Call and Breath of fire, section by section, and clarifies and refines the details. Finished with a full performance
Doris Humphrey und ihre Tanztechnik : e. Arbeitsbuch by Ernestine Stodelle( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Doris Humphrey legacy by Doris Humphrey( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides behind-the-scenes analysis of each movement, phrase-by-phrase, of five Doris Humphrey works. Ernestine Stodelle, an original member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, provides meticulous, inspiring coaching and commentary for each dance. Each video concludes with a complete performance of the work
The Shakers by Doris Humphrey( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restaging of Doris Humphrey's The Shakers, performed by students at the 5th and 6th annual Doris Humphrey Technique Workshops in Oak Park, III. Footage from Gail Corbin's preparatory rehearsals with the students provides a detailed breakdown and analysis of the choreography. Ernestine Stodelle's coaching, given after she had viewed a dress rehearsal, is illustrated with still photographs depicting the Shakers' life and arts, and rehearsal and performance excerpts. A full performance of the work concludes the disc. This disc is not intended as a means of learning the choreography, nor as a replacement for the notation score or a coach. All works by Doris Humphrey are copyrighted, and permission to perform them must be obtained from her son Charles Humphrey Woodford
The call ; Breath of fire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches Nina Watt in two solos choreographed by Doris Humphrey, The call and Breath of Fire. Analyzing the choreography section by section, she clarifies and refines its details, with attention to shape, timing, dynamics, and motivation. Key concepts are identified in subtitles. A full performance of the two solos concludes the tape. This tape is not intended as a means of learning the choreography, nor as a replacement for the notation score or a coach. All works by Doris Humphrey are copyrighted, and permission to perform them must be obtained from her son Charles Humphrey Woodford
The source experience : enriching the Humphrey legacy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Shaker ritual, The Shakers weaves Humphrey's fascination with the sect with her interest in formal dance composition. The dance portrays the shaking off of sin by celibate members who achieve a state of religious ecstacy. This program features performance excerpts from The Shakers inter-cut with workshop footage and commentary
The call( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These dramatic 1929 solos, performed together, are a statement about the early development of modern dance and the growth of the individual. Music by Dane Rudhyar, performed by Nina Watt of the Limon Dance Company."--Back cover
Music for modern dance by Wayne Jones( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The dance technique of Doris Humphrey and its creative potential
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The first frontier: the story of Louis Horst and the American danceWater studyThe ShakersThe source experience : enriching the Humphrey legacy
Alternative Names
Chamberlain, Ernestine Stodelle

Henoch, Ernestine

Languages
English (120)

German (5)

Italian (2)

Chinese (1)