Martha Graham in performance

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Call number: DVD 782.5 Ma

Available Copies: Downtown 1st Floor

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Dances "conceived and choreographed by Martha Graham" and produced as motion pictures by Nathan Kroll for television station KQED, Pittsburgh, Pa.

"Nathan Kroll's Martha Graham, an American original in performance"--Container.

Originally released by Rembrandt Films in 1957, 1960, 1959.

"Mono, stereo-compatible, Dolby system"--Container.

A Dancer's world / directed and photographed by Peter Glushanok ; commentary by Martha Graham and Leroy Leatherman ; film editor, Eleanor Hamerow ; music composed and played by Cameron McCosh -- Night journey / directed by Alexander Hammid ; music by William Schuman ; director of photography, Stanley Meredith ; settings, Isamu Noguchi ; editor, Miriam Arsham ; orchestra conducted by Robert Irving -- Appalachian spring / directed and photographed by Peter Glushanok ; music by Aaron Copland as originally scored ; edited by Eleanor Hamerow ; orchestra conducted by Eugene Lester.

Martha Graham Dance Company (1st work); Martha Graham (Queen Jocasta), Bertram Ross (King Oedipus), Paul Taylor (Tiresias), Helen McGehee (Chorus Leader) (2nd work); Martha Graham (The Wife), Stuart Hodes (The Husband), Bertram Ross (The Preacher), Matt Turney (The Pioneer Woman), Yuriko ... [et al.] (The Worshippers) (3rd work).


Contents: Oedipus Rex.

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