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Schönberg, Bessie

Overview
Works: 71 works in 108 publications in 4 languages and 2,221 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews 
Roles: Translator, Speaker, Author, Interviewee, Collector, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: GV1601, 793.309
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bessie Schönberg
World history of the dance by Curt Sachs( Book )

26 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and German and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive study of the evolution of dance from the Stone Age, accompanied by a discussion of its motifs, movements and forms
Bessie Schönberg & Louise Roberts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancers give their views on past and present in the dance world
Interview with Bessie Schoenberg by Bessie Schönberg( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassette 7. The projects class; Ruth Lloyd's music classes for dancers; classes in teaching dance; the graduate dance program; ballet, dance notation and production classes -- Cassette 8. Bringing men to Sarah Lawrence for dance and theatre productions; co-education; guest technique teachers; the Performing Arts Building; former students, including Carolyn Adams, Meredith Monk, Lucinda Childs, Elizabeth Keen, Beverly Emmons -- Cassette 9-10. Former students Alice Reyes and Stuart Hopps; the Connecticut College American Dance Festival; teaching dance to Juilliard singers; her family's experiences during World War II; her husband, Dimitri Varley; retirement; designing dance departments for colleges; other dance activities; the 1977 revival of Primitive mysteries
Eye on dance & the arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bessie ceremony awards honors achievements by independent artists in dance and the related arts; held at the Brooklyn Academy of Music
Eye on dance and the arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancers give their views on past and present in the dance world
[A tribute to Bessie Schoenberg at Sarah Lawrence College]( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Jennifer Donohue Zakka, dance choreographer and former faculty member of Sarah Lawrence College, and Elize Bernhardt (Dancing in the Streets)
The Fifth Annual Bessie Awards ceremony( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bessie ceremony awards honors achievements by independent artists in dance and the related arts; held at the Brooklyn Academy of Music
Modern/jazz workshop performance [and] teachers workshop showing( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teachers workshop showing is hosted by Lynn Simonson and Bessie Schönberg. Simonson describes the purpose of the workshop and participants comment on what they learned. Schönberg introduces a series of choreographic sketches created by students in her classes. The sketches address composition, types of movement, the depiction of moods, and contact between dancers. The students are introduced by first name only. Piano accompaniment is provided by Tom Truss
Ballet project showing( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is a showing of work by students in the Jacob's Pillow ballet project. In the first section of the program, Bessie Schönberg speaks about her choreographic workshop and students perform movement studies and duets they choreographed. In the second section, guest instructor Susan Pilarre speaks about her work with George Balanchine and aspects of Balanchine technique. Students demonstrate exercises and combinations from Pilarre's class, and perform excerpts from Stars and stripes and Rubies. At the end of the program, students introduce themselves and identify the companies with which they dance
Dance Theater Workshop 25th anniversary gala( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Bessie awards( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Choreography workshop and Balanchine project showing]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program is a showing of work by students in the Jacob's Pillow ballet project. In the first section of the program, Bessie Schönberg speaks about her choreographic workshop and students perform movement studies and duets they choreographed. In the second section, guest instructor Susan Pilarre speaks about Balanchine technique. Students demonstrate exercises and combinations from Pilarre's class, and perform excerpts from Stars and stripes and Rubies. At the end of the program, students introduce themselves and identify the companies with which they dance
The Bessies the ninth annual New York Dance & Performance Awards( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Miscellaneous manuscripts by Bessie Schönberg( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Teacher's workshop student showing( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bessie Schönberg introduces a series of choreographic sketches created by students in her teacher's workshop. The sketches explore continuity, staccato movement, duets, the creation of atmosphere, single movement studies, and variations
Martha remembered : interviews by Joseph H Mazo( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Bessies are back( Visual )

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

The Bessie ceremony awards honors achievements by independent artists in dance and the related arts; held at the Brooklyn Academy of Music
[Programs] by Bessie Schönberg( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Final student dance studies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bessie Sch?nberg hosts this performance of a series of choreographic sketches created by students in her choreography workshop. The sketches explore the idea of journeys, the use of speech, the expression of states of mind, and the inclusion of inanimate objects
The Bessies the fifth annual New York Dance & Performance Awards( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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World history of the dance
Alternative Names
Bessie Schonberg Duits choreografe (1906-1997)

Bessie Schonberg German dancer, choreographer and teacher

Schoenberg, Bessie

Schonberg, Bessie

Schonberg, Bessie 1906-1997

Schönberg, Elisabeth 1906-1997

Schönberg, Elisabeth MacGrew 1906-1997

Languages
English (73)

Latin (1)

German (1)

Hebrew (1)

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