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Bresciani, Jeanne

Overview
Works: 30 works in 37 publications in 2 languages and 48 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Dance films  Documentary films  Academic theses  History  Documentary television programs  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Short films 
Roles: Author, Dancer, Interviewer, Performer
Classifications: NC261, 741.9492
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Myth and image in the dance of Isadora Duncan by Jeanne Bresciani( )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cultural inheritance of Isadora Duncan undergoes 're-vision' via the imaginal theory of archetypal psychology, in contrast to 'revision' via deconstructionist thinking. Findings are based on new documentation from Duncan's library, from data provided by primary figures known to Duncan and through this researcher's intimacy with Duncan's masterworks. Discoveries led to definitive inclusion of Duncan within, both an 'archaeological' and an 'imaginal' Greece. Translations from a panoply of the ancients are among the mother lode of works, which validate Duncan's scholarly immersion in an 'archaeological' Greece. A comprehensive reading of varied sources attest to Duncan's lifelong operation within an 'imaginal' Greece: Duncan's writings, referential to antiquity; the apprehension of testimony by those close to Duncan's inspired, actualized sense of classicism; and participation in the mythopoetic material within the dancer's choreographic oeuvre
Diamond dance views : interview with Jeanne Bresciani ; Isadora Duncan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeanne Bresciani (choreographer, dancer, author, director, professor) has trained with some of the illustrious "isadorables" who worked and studied first hand with Isadora Duncan. This interview by Linda Diamond is a unique insight into the philosophy and highly researched history about the pioneer Isadora Duncan who freed dance from its classical restrictions, thereby giving birth to modern dance
[Dancers for Isadora] : [San Francisco performance and workshop]( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one. Jeanne Bresciani and Judy Landon perform dances by Isadora Duncan and in the style of Isadora Duncan, followed by Paul-James Dwyer (Dance Oremus Danse) who performs his choreography to Mozart's Ave verum corpus and Requiem, part 1. Part two. Hortense Kooluris leads an Isadora Duncan choreography workshop in San Francisco 1987
[The dance of Isadora Duncan with Jeanne Bresciani and the Isadora Duncan International Institute( Visual )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeanne Bresciani and members of the Isadora Duncan International Institute perform excerpts from dances by Isadora Duncan and in the style of Isadora Duncan, on stage and in studio settings. Designes as promotional material for the company
The Dance of Isadora Duncan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day following their public performance at Ryerson Theatre (September 20, 1987), Hortense Kooluris and Jeanne Bresciani meet with dance students at York University, Toronto. They present a lecture/slide show on the choreography of Isadora Duncan (24 min.) and lead a master class in the dance style of Isadora Duncan (84 min.)
[Liebestod with Jeanne Bresciani]( Visual )

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

Jeanne Bresciani performs Liebestod by Isadora Duncan to the music of Richard Wagner's Tristan and Isolde, for members of the Wagner Society, New York City, and then leads a workshop with them in the Duncan style of dance
Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material by Jeanne Bresciani( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Things of this world; a selection of Dutch drawings from the Collection of Maida and George Abrams by Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[The dance of Isadora Duncan with Jeanne Bresciani and the Isadora Duncan International Institute( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jeanne Bresciani and the members of the Isadora Duncan International Institute perform Isadora's dance Ode to Athena set to Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74 (Pathetique)
[The dance of Isadora Duncan with Jeanne Bresciani and the Isadora Duncan International Institute( Visual )

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

Jeanne Bresciani and members of the Isadora Duncan International Institute perform Isis to Isadora, a work choreographed by Bresciani in the style of Isadora Duncan to the music of Ottorino Respighi
Isadora Duncan: technique and choreography( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A taped performance of Isadora Duncan's dances: Tchaikovsky, Symphonie Pathetique, II, Allegro con grazia, III, Allegro molto vivace, IV Adagio lamentoso (danced by Julia Levien) and Brahms Waltzes, Opus 39, nos. 1, 2, 4, 8, 11, 13, 14, 15, and 7
[The dance of Isadora Duncan with Pamela DeFina, Lois Flood, Jeanne Bresciani and Hortense Kooluris]( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A compilation of dances by Isadora Dunca and in the style of Isadora Duncan, featuring different performers and settings
[The dance of Isadora Duncan with Jeanne Bresciani]( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jeanne Bresciani performs two dances by Isadora Duncan
From the horse's mouth : Feb. 26, 2010( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Solo performances, Paul-James Dwyer, Jeanne Bresciani with Li Wang]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A compilation of solo dance performances by Paul-James Dwyer (Dance Oremus Danse) and Jeanne Bresciani (Isadora Duncan International Institute) accompanied by Li Wang, pianist. Includes solo performances by Li Wang
Erna Schulz Lane joined by Hortense Kooluris in an oral history by Erna Lane( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Erna Lane and Hortense Kooluris (who was Lane's student) speak with Jeanne Bresciani, primarily about Lane's association with Isadora Duncan and her schools, including her audition as one of the "six little girls" with Isadora Duncan in Frankfurt; Isadora Duncan's siblings and the other Duncan dancers; studying dance and music at the school; briefly, Isadora as a person; briefly, Augustin and Raymond Duncan; an anecdote about Preston Sturges; reminiscences about Isadora including her grief at the loss of her children and her lack of financial sense; briefly, Anna Duncan; [Lane's] husband, Harry Lane, his first wife, Lucy; reminiscences about Elizabeth Duncan and seeing Isadora Duncan dance; Isadora's method of teaching; leaving Germany for France and then the U.S. in the wake of World War II, including life in Tarrytown, N.Y.; Lane's life and career after leaving the Duncan school including her teaching and her friendship with the Sulzberger family of The New York Times; life at the Duncan school including anecdotes about Anna Pavlova and Kaiser Wilhelm II; Lane's relationship with her mother; an anecdote about Ruth St. Denis; Vitya Seroff [Victor Seroff]; her chance meeting with Peter Kuwitsky, a former Duncan student; [Lane's] coming to the U.S. and spending two weeks on Ellis Island; more reminiscences about the other Duncan dancers
The legacy of the choreography of Isadora Duncan( Visual )

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

Dance performance preceded by a brief biography of Isadora Duncan, illustrated with still photographs
Dances of Isadora( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Program of dances choreographed by and in the style of Isadora Duncan
[The dance of Isadora Duncan with Jeanne Bresciani and the Isadora Duncan International Institute( Visual )

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

Paul James Dwyer (Dance Oremus Danse) joins Jeanne Bresciani and members of the Isadora Duncan International Institute in the company's spring celebraton of Duncan's choreography held 1989 at Turtle Bay Music School, New York City. Includes Dwyer's performance of his own work, Dante sonata (Liszt) (6 min.)
[Isadora's children]( Visual )

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

Dance excerpts from Isadora Duncan for Children, a program of the Isadora Duncan International Institute, co-founded by Maria-Theresa Duncan and Kay Bardsley, with choreography by Isadora Duncan and Jeanne Bresciani
 
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