skip to content
Martha Graham in performance Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Martha Graham in performance

Author: Martha GrahamBertram RossPaul TaylorStuart HodesMatt TurneyAll authors
Publisher: West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Full screenView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A dancer's world: Martha Graham and the Martha Graham Dance Company perform a series of short dances, interspersed with commentary by Graham and writer Leroy Leatherman.

Night journey: "Martha Graham's retelling of the legend of Oedipus, danced by Miss Graham as Jocasta, Paul Taylor as Tiresias, and Bertram Ross as Oedipus"--Container.

Appalachian spring: "An American folk tale of a young pioneer, his bride, and a wandering revivalist preacher with a band of followers. The dance tells of the couple's wedding, the building of their home, the preacher's dire sermon, and the woman's gentle blessing as the couple begins a life in the wilderness"--Container.  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Dance films
Ballet films
Nonfiction films
Short films
Biography
Named Person: Martha Graham; Martha Graham
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Graham; Bertram Ross; Paul Taylor; Stuart Hodes; Matt Turney; Peter Glushanok; Eleanor Hamerow; LeRoy Leatherman; Cameron McCosh; Nathan Kroll; Isamu Noguchi; Alexander Hammid; Miriam Arsham; Robert Irving; Eugene Lester; William Schuman; Aaron Copland; Kultur International Films.
ISBN: 0769711774 9780769711775
OCLC Number: 51209680
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Documentary/performance.
Collective title from disc menu.
Credits: Photographed by Peter Glushanok (Dancer's, Appalachian), Stanley Meredith (Night) ; editor, Eleanor Hamerow (Dancer's, Appalachian), Miriam Arsham (Night) ; music by Cameron McCosh (Dancer's), William Schuman (Night), Aaron Copland (Appalachian) ; settings by Isamu Noguchi (Night, Appalachian).
Performer(s): Dancers: Martha Graham, Bertram Ross, Paul Taylor (Night journey) ; Martha Graham, Stuart Hodes, Bertram Ross, Matt Turney (Appalachian spring).
Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; full screen presenation; Dolby Digital.
Contents: A dancer's world / dances conceived and choreographed by Martha Graham ; directed and photographed by Peter Glushanok ; film editor, Eleanor Hamerow ; commentary by Martha Graham and Leroy Leatherman ; music composed and played by Cameron McCosh ; produced by Nathan Kroll (1957, 30 min.) --
Night journey / conceived and choreographed by Martha Graham ; music by William Schuman ; settings, Isamu Noguchi ; produced by Nathan Kroll ; directed by Alexander Hammid ; director of photography, Stanley Meredith ; editor, Miriam Arsham ; orchestra conducted by Robert Irving (1961, 30 min.) --
Appalachian spring / conceived and choreographed by Martha Graham ; music by Aaron Copland ; setting by Isamu Noguchi ; directed and photographed by Peter Glushanok ; edited by Eleanor Hamerow ; orchestra conducted by Eugene Lester ; produced by Nathan Kroll (1958, 31 min.).
Other Titles: Dancer's world.
Night journey (Choreographic work : Graham)
Appalachian spring (Choreographic work : Graham)

Abstract:

A dancer's world: Martha Graham and the Martha Graham Dance Company perform a series of short dances, interspersed with commentary by Graham and writer Leroy Leatherman.

Night journey: "Martha Graham's retelling of the legend of Oedipus, danced by Miss Graham as Jocasta, Paul Taylor as Tiresias, and Bertram Ross as Oedipus"--Container.

Appalachian spring: "An American folk tale of a young pioneer, his bride, and a wandering revivalist preacher with a band of followers. The dance tells of the couple's wedding, the building of their home, the preacher's dire sermon, and the woman's gentle blessing as the couple begins a life in the wilderness"--Container.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51209680>
dcterms:hasPart
library:oclcnum"51209680"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/51209680>
rdf:typej.2:DVD
rdf:typeschema:Movie
rdfs:seeAlso
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"Full screen."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2002"
schema:datePublished"2002"
schema:description"A dancer's world: Martha Graham and the Martha Graham Dance Company perform a series of short dances, interspersed with commentary by Graham and writer Leroy Leatherman."@en
schema:description"Night journey: "Martha Graham's retelling of the legend of Oedipus, danced by Miss Graham as Jocasta, Paul Taylor as Tiresias, and Bertram Ross as Oedipus"--Container."@en
schema:description"A dancer's world / dances conceived and choreographed by Martha Graham ; directed and photographed by Peter Glushanok ; film editor, Eleanor Hamerow ; commentary by Martha Graham and Leroy Leatherman ; music composed and played by Cameron McCosh ; produced by Nathan Kroll (1957, 30 min.) -- Night journey / conceived and choreographed by Martha Graham ; music by William Schuman ; settings, Isamu Noguchi ; produced by Nathan Kroll ; directed by Alexander Hammid ; director of photography, Stanley Meredith ; editor, Miriam Arsham ; orchestra conducted by Robert Irving (1961, 30 min.) -- Appalachian spring / conceived and choreographed by Martha Graham ; music by Aaron Copland ; setting by Isamu Noguchi ; directed and photographed by Peter Glushanok ; edited by Eleanor Hamerow ; orchestra conducted by Eugene Lester ; produced by Nathan Kroll (1958, 31 min.)."@en
schema:description"Appalachian spring: "An American folk tale of a young pioneer, his bride, and a wandering revivalist preacher with a band of followers. The dance tells of the couple's wedding, the building of their home, the preacher's dire sermon, and the woman's gentle blessing as the couple begins a life in the wilderness"--Container."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/431455721>
schema:genre"Dance films."@en
schema:genre"Short films."@en
schema:genre"Nonfiction films."@en
schema:genre"Ballet films."@en
schema:genre"Biography."@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Martha Graham in performance"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.