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Source Experience: Enriching the Humphrey Legacy (Project)

Overview
Works: 9 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 225 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Educational films  Dance films  Filmed dance 
Classifications: GV1785.H8, 792.8
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Most widely held works by Source Experience: Enriching the Humphrey Legacy (Project)
Two ecstatic themes circular descent, pointed ascent ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 52 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
The call Breath of fire ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 44 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
Water study ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches students in Doris Humphrey's Water study (1928, as reconstructed by Ernestine Stodelle and Eleanor King in 1976), 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. Finished with a full performance of the work
The Doris Humphrey legacy by Doris Humphrey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 34 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
Water study coaching, analysis & performance by Doris Humphrey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 20 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. A full performance of the work concludes the tape
The source experience enriching the Humphrey legacy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 18 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
Air for the G string by Doris Humphrey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 8 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 and Breath of fire : coaching, analysis & performance by Doris Humphrey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 6 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. Begins with an introduction that explains Stodelle's understanding of the stories behind the dances and her struggle to recreate Humphrey's vision. A full performance of the two solos concludes the tape. Contains archival footage filmed onstage, 1929-1930 of Doris Humphrey
The Shakers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 6 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
 
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Audience level: 0.76 (from 0.63 for Water stud ... to 0.88 for The Doris ...)
Alternative Names
Enriching the Humphrey Legacy (Project)
Languages
English (19)
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