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Diamond, Dennis

Overview
Works: 376 works in 417 publications in 2 languages and 2,249 library holdings
Genres: Instructional films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Drama  Television adaptations  Televised performances  Interviews  Biographical films  Filmed dance  Educational films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Videographer , Editor, Performer, vgd, Author
Classifications: GV1788, 882
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Most widely held works by Dennis Diamond
The Finis Jhung ballet technique. barrework( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates ballet movements for barrework
Basic ballet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two in-depth classes in center floor exercises: Center class "C," turning connecting movements (ca. 53 min.), and Center class "D," turning jumps (ca. 50 min.). Each combination is first described in detail by Finis Jhung, then demonstrated by Johanna Snyder. Jhung provides additional pointers, sometimes illustrated by visual aids, in sections headed "Commentary." At the end of class "D" he offers an extended discussion on finding turnout
Basic ballet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program presents in depth instruction in beginning ballet exercises at the barre. Features thirteen exercises from warmup stretches to grand battement
The thinking dancer : dancing in the center( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents an in-depth ballet study of dancing in the center. Features twelve exercises
The thinking dancer : working at the barre( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic ballet. the Nutcracker pas de deux( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Griff Braun and Johanna Snyder of American Ballet Theatre perform the the Grand Pas de Deux from The Nutcracker. Then ballet teacher Finis Jhung, Braun and Snyder break it down, describing the "nuts and bolts" of each promenade, supported pirouette, and lift
The Finis Jhung ballet technique. barrework for beginners( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates ballet movements for barrework
The art of pointework( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy Weiss tells you all about the construction of the pointe shoe and how to find the shoe for you. Ashlee Knapp, now dancing with The New York City Ballet, shows you special foot and ankle strengthening exercises, how to correctly prepare your shoe and foot, and how to tie your ribbons. Finis and Ashlee show you how to do the soft toe work required today. You'll learn to use your weight and energy so that you can roll up and down on pointe with delicate strength and ease, as Ashlee does. Your first steps are the most important, and this video will make sure you put your best foot forward. The music of Scott Killian makes this a magical experience
The Finis Jhung ballet technique. Intermediate barrework( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fourth level barrework includes some of the exercises that students identify as a Finis Fix
Euripides' Medea by Euripides( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production of the Greek tragedy adheres to the conventions of the ancient theater in its use of masks, mime, stylized movements and the chant-like recitation of lines. Betrayed by her husband Jason and ordered into exile by King Kreon, Medea slays her children and poisons Jason's new bride
José Limón technique : as taught by Daniel Lewis by Daniel Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Limón pioneered a modern dance technique that has become the basis for an entire dance generation. This program presents in-depth instruction in the Limón technique. It details step-by-step progression featuring front and side views of 36 essential exercises
The world of Alwin Nikolais( Visual )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation drawn from 5 multi-media works choreographed by Alwin Nikolais. Nikolais is also seen at work
Jazzdance by Danny Buraczeski : end of an era( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on choreographer Danny Buraczeski and his company Jazzdance through interviews with Buraczeski, company dancers, and others. Includes excerpts from Copland : music and imagination, Swing concerto, Scene unseen, Duet for violin and piano, On my way, Les exiles, Las cuatro estaciones, Freely poetic, True believer, I'm nobody's baby, and Le souvenir
Dance preludes featuring HARRY : dance and other works by Senta Driver( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to take the dance enthusiast through the rehearsal process and on to the dance performance. Sentra Driver talks about her company and her dancers perform segments of Video 5000, Missing persons, and Reaches
José Limón technique as taught by Daniel Lewis( Visual )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Limón pioneered a modern dance technique that has become the basis for an entire dance generation. This program presents in-depth instruction in the Limón technique. It details step-by-step progression freaturing front and side vies of 36 essential exercises
The world of Alwin Nikolais( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation drawn from four multi-media works choreographed by Alwin Nikolais. Nikolais is also seen at work
Harry : dance and other works by Senta Driver( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senta Driver discusses her company, Harry, and some of the features of her choreographic style. Includes segments of her works Video 5000, Missing persons, and Reaches
The world of Alwin Nikolais( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features dances created by Alwin Nikolais, duplicating Nikolais's original stage presentations with regard to choreography, sound, lighting design, and costumes
Basic ballet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program presents in depth instruction in beginning ballet exercises
Dance preludes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on eight principal dancers of the Pennsylvania Ballet. With artistic director Robert Weiss, they discuss their experiences in the company and the process of preparing a ballet for performance. The program includes rehearsal footage of two ballets choreographed by Weiss, Coppélia and Winter dreams. In Coppélia, Tamara Hadley, Debra Austin, Melissa Podcasy, and Roseanne Germer alternate in the role of Swanilda ; William deGregory, Jeffrey Gribler, and Marin Boieru play Franz ; Edward Myers plays Dr. Coppélius. The footage of Winter dreams depicts a pas de deux danced by Podcasy and Myers
 
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