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  • Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Loomis' Glide Mazurka

    Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Loomis' Glide Mazurka

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:29 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Only for Thee-Polka Mazurka," by Hermann Fliege in Modern dance music, Boston and Chicago: White, Smith and Co., 1890. See: p. 148 in Gilbert, M. Round dancing, (#250), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • De  brewer's big hosses [illustrated] Temperence song

    De brewer's big hosses [illustrated] Temperence song

    motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from Victor 17455-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox. (General). Photos taken from Library of Congress online collections. (General). Photos used: Beer wagon, Minneapolis, Minnesota (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a05323 ) -- [New York City Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach, right, watching agents pour liquor into sewer following a raid during the height ...

    • Contributor: Rodeheaver, Homer A. (Homer Alvan) - Taylor, H. S. - Herbert, J.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Washington Post Two Step

    Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Washington Post Two Step

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:19 | Performed by members of The Jonquil Street Foundation, Inc. Ariane Anthony, Thomas Baird, Barbara Barr, Patricia Beaman, Christopher Caines, Reneé Camus, Charles Garth, Elizabeth Keen, James Martin, Mark Mindek, Hugh Murphy, Maris Wolff. Choreography/reconstruction by Elizabeth Aldrich. The Great Hall, The Library of Congress, 15 October 1997. Music: "Washington Post" by John Philip Sousa (1889). Played ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Bow and curtsy (Salutations)

    Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Bow and curtsy (Salutations)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:14 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird. See: p. 75 in Dodworth, A. Dancing and its relations to education and social life (#186), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • I'm going down this road feeling bad [illustrated]

    I'm going down this road feeling bad [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 2 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1940/001: AFS 4206 A2 (General). Photographs from the Library of Congress online resources (General). Photos used: Shasta Dam, California. Shasta Dam under construction (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8e01539 )-- Construction workers using tools to settle freshly-poured concrete, Shasta Dam. Shasta County, California ( http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a29726) -- Warde Ford (http://memory.loc.gov/afc/afccc/p000/p016r.jpg) -- "Encamped at Boomtown [Central Valley] ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Jazz Conversation: Pianist, Composer Dave Brubeck

    Jazz Conversation: Pianist, Composer Dave Brubeck

    videorecording | videorecording ; 59 min | Larry Appelbaum, Senior Music Reference Specialist with the Library of Congress, conducts a conversation with jazz pianist and composer Dave Brubeck. (Content). Recorded April 10, 2008 (Date). Speaker Biography: Dave Brubeck (b. Concord, CA, 1920) is a jazz composer, pianist and bandleader. He studied composition with Darius Milhaud, worked in both octet and trio formats, and later ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Brubeck, Dave
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • CMA songwriters series: Bob DiPiero, Brett James, Little Big Town, Lori McKenna

    CMA songwriters series: Bob DiPiero, Brett James, Little Big ...

    videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 88 min. | Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress on Dec. 4, 2010. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Dipiero, Bob - James, Brett - Little Big Town (Musical Group) - McKenna, Lori - Country Music Association (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Washerwoman

    Washerwoman

    Originally filmed in 1956 on 8mm, the film is a compilation of performance excerpts. The first set of works was filmed in close shots from a low angle at stage left; the second set is of wide shots filmed from the center of the auditorium. Close shots include sections of Tropics, Son, Rhumba Cerrada, Bel Congo, Choros #1, Island in the Sun, Washerwomen, Sube ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • The  Gypsy Davy [illustrated]

    The Gypsy Davy [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1941/031: AFS 4991B3 (Content). Illustrations: [Woody Guthrie, half-length portrait, seated, facing front, playing a guitar that has a sticker attached reading: This Machine Kills Fascists] / World Telegram photo by Al Aumuller. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c30859) -- Gipsy Smith and other gypsies, Pittsburgh, Pa. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.03099) -- Chacon, Mora County, New Mexico. Saddle horses ...

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody - Lomax, Alan - Langenegger, John
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1941
  • California here I come [illustrated]

    California here I come [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track from Victor 19261-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox (General). Pictures used: Washington, D.C. Snow-covered cars and broken limbs felled by a storm (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b37438) -- Westward Ho! (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b32810) -- View from Twin Peaks, Aug. 1, 1929 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c02728) -- In the heart of modern Chinatown, San Francisco, Calif. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b44570) -- [Unidentified house, ...

    • Contributor: Victor Records - Manhattan Merrymakers - Price, George - Desylva, G. (Buddy Gard) - Meyer, Joseph - Jolson, Al
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1924
  • Is Israeli Classical Music Jewish?

    Is Israeli Classical Music Jewish?

    videorecording | videorecording ; 45 min | The music of Israel is a unique combination of Jewish and non-Jewish traditions that have come together over the course of a century to create a distinctive musical culture. Immigrants from Europe, Asia, the Middle East and elsewhere brought with them their musical traditions, melding and molding them into a new Israeli sound that helped define the ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Seter, Ronit
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Samuel Barber: Serendipitous discoveries

    Samuel Barber: Serendipitous discoveries

    motion picture | 1 videorecording ; 60 min. | Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (Venue). October 2, 2012 (Date). LC/AMS Fall 2012 Lecture (General). 4:3 Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Heyman, Barbara
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Gunther Schuller interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on April 21, 1998. Part 1.

    Gunther Schuller interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carne...

    videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 1 hr., 32 min. | Recorded on April 21, 1998. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Elisa Weber. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Schuller, Gunther - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Urban Social Dance, Jamaica Fieldwork

    Urban Social Dance, Jamaica Fieldwork

    motion picture | Duration: 1:31:08 | Filmed in 1936 by Katherine Dunham, this clip shows a couple dancing in a public dance hall located in Kingston, Jamaica. The film is a compilation of travel and dance footage in Martinique and Jamaica. The footage of Martinique features scenes of the capital of Fort de France as well as the towns of Saint Pierre and Vauclin. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Men, Let's Sing: Choral Music For Men's Voices

    Men, Let's Sing: Choral Music For Men's Voices

    videorecording | videorecording ; 54 min | Preceding the Cantus concert was a panel discussion titled "Men, Let's Sing: Choral Music for Men's Voices" in a program sponsored by the Music Division.Panelists for the preconcert presentation were Frank Albinder, director of the Washington Men's Camerata; Ann Meier Baker, president of Chorus America; and Gunilla Marcus-Luboff and the Library's Robert Saladini, co-developers of the Library ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • [ Excerpt from "Musical Comedy Tonight III," November 22, 1985]

    [ Excerpt from "Musical Comedy Tonight III," November 22, 1985]

    videorecording | Sylvia Fine discusses how the operetta began in Europe and how it ties into the musical comedy. Perfnce: "Here's a Howdy from The Mikado Performers: Christine Andreas, Clive Revill, Peter Noone (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • The  McIntosh County Shouters

    The McIntosh County Shouters

    The McIntosh County Shouters perform ring shouts from Georgia at the Library of Congress, December 2, 2010. videorecording | videorecording ; 57 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Date). December 2, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - McIntosh County Shouters (Musical Group)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Violin Master Class with Christian Tetzlaff

    Violin Master Class with Christian Tetzlaff

    videorecording | videorecording ; 103 min | Virtuoso violinist Christian Tetzlaff conducted a violin master class at the Library for area students and teachers. (Content). Recorded November 7, 2008 (Date). Christian Tetzlaff was born in Hamburg. He began playing the violin and piano at the age of 6, and made his concert debut at 14 years old. He studied with Uwe-Martin Haiberg at the ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Tetzlaff, Christian
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Roman Totenberg in conversation in studio with Leon Botstein

    Roman Totenberg in conversation in studio with Leon Botstein

    1 video recording ; 2.5 hrs. | Recorded in Blue Hill, Maine (Venue). Recorded in June, 2000. (Date). 4:3

    • Contributor: Totenberg, Roman - Botstein, Leon
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Renaissance Dance: Branle Double

    Renaissance Dance: Branle Double

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:20 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Branle Double" from Arbeau. See: p. 68 verso - 69 recto - 69 verso in Arbeau, Thoinot. Orchesographie, (#219), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Katherine Dunham on the "pole through the body" in Dunham Technique

    Katherine Dunham on the "pole through the body" in Dunham Tec...

    In this series of clips recorded in September 2002, Katherine Dunham speaks about her influence on American dance; dance anthropology; her anthropological films; Shango; L'Ag'Ya; the Mazouk from L'Ag'Ya; the need for a Dunham Technique; breathing in Dunham Technique; the circle of energy; the concept of the "pole through the body" in Dunham Technique; the hand in Dunham Technique; the position of the arm ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Dunham Technique: Dunham walk—single step

    Dunham Technique: Dunham walk—single step

    In 2002, with funds from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Library of Congress undertook the documentation of Katherine Dunham's dance technique. Included in this website are clips on breathing; contractions; fall and recovery; pull-through contraction or full body roll; second position plié with footwork; second position plié with parallel stretch in fourth position; second position plié with contraction and release variations; advanced second ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • That baseball rag [illustrated]

    That baseball rag [illustrated]

    videorecording | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track from online Jukebox. 3332 (General). Photos used: [President Woodrow Wilson throwing out the first ball, opening day, 1916] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.18475 ) -- Baseball fans - at Polo Grounds, N.Y. April 12, 1911 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b06584 -- Bugs Raymond, New York Giants, baseball card portrait (http://www.loc.gov/item/2007685634/ ) -- Oscar Stanage/Edgar Summers, Detroit Tigers, baseball card portrait] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/bbc.1981f ) ...

    • Contributor: Collins, Arthur - Wolff, Dave - Jones, Clarence
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Working (and Not Working) with Bernstein

    Working (and Not Working) with Bernstein

    videorecording | videorecording ; 82 min | Composer Jack Gottlieb, author of the recently published memoir "Working with Bernstein," discusses his own role as a fellow composer. (Content). Recorded December 11, 2010 (Date). Speaker Biography: Jack Gottlieb received degrees from Queens College, N.Y., Brandeis University and the University of Illinois. He has just been named by the New York Philharmonic as the Leonard Bernstein ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Gottlieb, Jack
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Utrecht String Quartet

    Utrecht String Quartet

    videorecording | videorecording ; 78 min | Praised for its benchmark recordings of Tchaikovsky, the Utrecht String Quartet from The Netherlands makes its first U.S. appearance in the Library of Congress in a program of Schubert, Meijering and Tchaikovsky. (Content). Recorded February 11, 2011 (Date). Since April 2000, the Utrecht String Quartet has been hailed as one of the most renowned chamber-music ensembles, known ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
  • Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Schottisch (schotisch; schottische)

    Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Schottisch (schotisch; schottis...

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:39 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Rainbow Schottisch" in The social orchestra by Stephen Foster, New York: Firth, Pond, 1854. LOC number: M3.3.F7 56 (case). See: p. 146-147 in Ferrero, E. The art of dancing , (#067), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Waltz and "Loomis' Glide Mazurka"

    Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Waltz and "Loomis' Glide Mazurka"

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:39 | Performed by members of The Jonquil Street Foundation, Inc. Ariane Anthony, Thomas Baird, Barbara Barr, Patricia Beaman, Christopher Caines, Reneé Camus, Charles Garth, Elizabeth Keen, James Martin, Mark Mindek, Hugh Murphy, Maris Wolff. Choreography/reconstruction by Elizabeth Aldrich. The Great Hall, The Library of Congress, 15 October 1997. Music: "Tres Jolie' Waltzes" by C.E. Waldteufel and arranged ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Surati —Classical and Folk Indian Dance from New Jersey

    Surati —Classical and Folk Indian Dance from New Jersey

    Surati performs classical and folk East Indian music and dance at the Library of Congress, November 19, 2008. videorecording | videorecording ; 88 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). November 19, 2008. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Surati (Dance Group) - Roy, Rimli - Austen, Theadocia Millich - Todorova Pirgova, Iveta
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Shenandoah

    Shenandoah

    videorecording | From Favorites from the Song of America Tour with Thomas Hampson, baritone, and Wolfram Rieger, piano. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Washington, DC, October 28, 2010. (Source). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: White, Stephen - Hampson, Thomas - Rieger, Wolfram
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • When I have sung my songs

    When I have sung my songs

    videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 min., 36 sec. | Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress July 2-3, 2012. (General). 16:9 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Charles, Ernest - Brewer, Christine - Rutenberg, Craig
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
  • [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show," September 23, 1964]

    [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show," September 23, 1964]

    videorecording | Danny Kaye, Gwen Verdon, and Harvey Korman start in a skit titled "Gerome the Bachelor," a skit that was part of the regular Danny Kaye Show repertoire. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Curtis Contemporary Music Ensemble

    Curtis Contemporary Music Ensemble

    videorecording | videorecording ; 88 min | Young artists from one of the nation's top conservatories celebrate the centennial of Samuel Barber. The program includes the Violin Sonata; "Dover Beach" for string quartet and baritone; "Hermit Songs" (Library of Congress commission); "Summer Music" for woodwind quintet; and, the Sonata in E-flat minor, Op. 26, for piano. (Content). Recorded March 15, 2010 (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Floyd's Guitar Blues

    Floyd's Guitar Blues

    Originally filmed in 1956 on 8mm, the film is a compilation of performance excerpts. The first set of works was filmed in close shots from a low angle at stage left; the second set is of wide shots filmed from the center of the auditorium. Close shots include sections of Tropics, Son, Rhumba Cerrada, Bel Congo, Choros #1, Island in the Sun, Washerwomen, Sube ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Renaissance Dance: Pas simple for dancing the branle

    Renaissance Dance: Pas simple for dancing the branle

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:11 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Branle des Lavandieres" from Arbeau. See: pas simple p. 27 recto - 27 verso in Arbeau, Thoinot. Orchesographie, (#219), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Shango

    Shango

    This clip was filmed on 16mm at the Studebaker Theater, Chicago by Ann Barzel in 1947.The film is a compilation of excepts from Tropical Revue and includes sections of Tropics; Son; Nañig; Choros #1; Haitian Roadside; Street Scene; Shango; L'Ag'Ya (Market Scene, Pas de Deux, Mazouk, Beguine, Charm Dance, Ag'ya fight, and the beginning of the death scene). The ag'ya fight is performed by ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Legends and Legacies Concert Celebrating Joseph T. Wilson and the National Council of Traditional Arts Collection

    Legends and Legacies Concert Celebrating Joseph T. Wilson and...

    videorecording | 1 videorecording; 176 min. | This concert forms part of the Legends and Legacies: An American Folklife Center Celebration of Public Folklore symposium events. (Source Note). September 10, 2009. (Date). This concert honors the life and work of Joseph T. Wilson and includes a presentation of the Library of Congress Living Legend Award to him by the Librarian of Congress. (Content). This ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Wilson, Joe - Sheehy, Daniel Edward - Sweet Heaven Kings - New Ballard's Branch Bogtrotters (Musical Group) - Mauchahty Ware, Tom - Mulvihill, Brendan - McComiskey, Billy - Wiggins, Phil - Douglas, Jerry - Dukes, Josh - Tieyah, Chester, Jr. - Ware, Tom, III - Olin, Julia - Billington, James H. - Bulger, Peggy A. - Obey, David R. - Moloney, Mick
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Mahan Esfahani: Harpsichord Concert

    Mahan Esfahani: Harpsichord Concert

    videorecording | videorecording ; 92 min | Mahan Esfahani plays Wanda Landowska's Pleyel harpsichord, featuring pieces from her 1927 concert at the Library of Congress. (Content). Recorded May 29, 2010 (Date). Speaker Biography: Mahan Esfahani is fast gaining international recognition as a soloist and collaborative artist on the harpsichord, fortepiano and organ in both early and contemporary repertoire. He was the first harpsichordist to ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Esfahani, Mahan
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Loomis' Glide Mazurka (feet only)

    Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Loomis' Glide Mazurka (feet only)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:28 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Only for Thee-Polka Mazurka," by Hermann Fliege in Modern dance music, Boston and Chicago: White, Smith and Co., 1890. See: p. 148 in Gilbert, M. Round dancing, (#250), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Pieter Wispelwey and Lois Shapiro

    Pieter Wispelwey and Lois Shapiro

    motion picture | 1 videorecording ; 35 min. | Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (Venue). October 26, 2012 (Date). Sonata in A major, for cello and piano, op. 69 / Beethoven -- Variations on "Ein Madchen oder Weibchen," op. 66 / Beethoven. (Content). 4:3 Due to copyright restrictions, only excerpts from this item are available. (Standard Restriction). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Wispelwey, Pieter - Shapiro, Lois - Beethoven, Ludwig Van
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Charm Dance from "L'Ag'Ya"

    Charm Dance from "L'Ag'Ya"

    This clip was filmed on 16mm at the Studebaker Theater, Chicago by Ann Barzel in 1947.The film is a compilation of excepts from Tropical Revue and includes sections of Tropics; Son; Nañig; Choros #1; Haitian Roadside; Street Scene; Shango; L'Ag'Ya (Market Scene, Pas de Deux, Mazouk, Beguine, Charm Dance, Ag'ya fight, and the beginning of the death scene. The ag'ya fight is performed by ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ragtime Dance: One Step Variation

    Ragtime Dance: One Step Variation

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:37 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "The Castle Walk" by James Reese Europe and Ford T. Dabney, New York, Chicago, London, Australia: Jos. W. Stern and Co., 1914. See: p. 25 in Hopkins, J. The tango and other up-to-date dances, (#097), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ragtime Dance: Argentine Tango (4th figure-feet only)

    Ragtime Dance: Argentine Tango (4th figure-feet only)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:15 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "El Choclo" by A.G. Villoldo in The Mark Stern latest society dance folio for piano, New York, Chicago, London, Australia: Jos.W. Stern and Co., 1914. See: p. 61-62 (4th Figure) in This performance was based on a description found in ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Night

    Night

    videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 3 min., 42 sec. | 16:9 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Brewer, Christine - Rutenberg, Craig
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • The  Cellos of Stradivari

    The Cellos of Stradivari

    videorecording | videorecording ; 59 min | Cellists Richard Belcher, Enso String Quartet, and Steven Honigberg, along with sculptor/instrument collector Alfredo Halegua, luthier John Montgomery and Carol Lynn Ward-Bamford of the Library's Music Division presented a lecture on Stradivari's cellos preceding the Enso String Quartet Concert. (Content). Recorded December 18, 2006 (Date). Speaker Biography: Richard Belcher has performed as soloist with orchestras touring Australia ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Belcher, Richard - Honigberg, Steven - Halegua, Alfredo - Montgomery, John - Ward Bamford, Carol Lynn
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Wayne Newell and Blanch Sockabasin: Traditional Passamaquoddy Music From Maine

    Wayne Newell and Blanch Sockabasin: Traditional Passamaquoddy...

    Wayne Newell and Blanch Sockabasin perform Passamaquoddy songs and music at the Library of Congress, Septermber 16, 2009. videorecording | videorecording ; 65 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). September 16, 2009. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Sockabasin, Blanch - Newell, Wayne - Mundell, Kathleen - Bulger, Peggy A.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Katherine Dunham on "Mazouk" from "L'Ag'Ya"

    Katherine Dunham on "Mazouk" from "L'Ag'Ya"

    In this series of clips recorded in September 2002, Katherine Dunham speaks about her influence on American dance; dance anthropology; her anthropological films; Shango; L'Ag'Ya; the Mazouk from L'Ag'Ya; the need for a Dunham Technique; breathing in Dunham Technique; the circle of energy; the concept of the "pole through the body" in Dunham Technique; the hand in Dunham Technique; the position of the arm ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Bob Milne at the Library of Congress an oral history with David Sager

    Bob Milne at the Library of Congress an oral history with Dav...

    videorecording | 1 digital video file (1 hr., 9 min., 15 sec.) : sd., col. | Interviewer: David Sager; piano: Bob Milne. (Cast). Courtesy of Bob Milne. (Permission). Bob Milne, ragtime pianist, discusses and demonstrates ragtime music performance practice in an interview with David Sager, Library of Congress. (Summary). Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, October 15, 2004. (Venue). Courtesy of Bob Milne. (Copyright Notice). ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Milne, Bob, Pianist - Sager, David - Coolidge Auditorium (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
  • The  man I love

    The man I love

    motion picture | videorecording ; 11 min. | Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Graves, Denyce - Wintle, James - Gershwin, George - Gershwin, Ira
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Dunham Technique: Pull-through contraction or full body roll

    Dunham Technique: Pull-through contraction or full body roll

    In 2002, with funds from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Library of Congress undertook the documentation of Katherine Dunham's dance technique. Included in this website are clips on breathing; contractions; fall and recovery; pull-through contraction or full body roll; second position plié with footwork; second position plié with parallel stretch in fourth position; second position plié with contraction and release variations; advanced second ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Getting an Eyeful

    Getting an Eyeful

    videorecording | 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1938
  • Elliott Carter interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on November 14, 1996.

    Elliott Carter interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegi...

    Elliott Carter speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 58 min. | Recorded on November 14, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Amy Dunning. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Carter, Elliott - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Batucada

    Batucada

    Originally recorded on 16mm at various performances between 1943-1944, the film contains sections of Dunham works Tropics (6 minutes), with Miss Dunham as the Woman with the Cigar; Son (2 minutes); Rara Tonga (4 minutes); Rhumba Jive (2 minutes), title also given as Rumba with a Little Jive Mixed In); Choros #1 (2 minutes); Batacuda (1 minute); Bolero (1 minute); L'Ag'Ya (10 minutes) Market ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ragtime Dance: Argentine Tango

    Ragtime Dance: Argentine Tango

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:50 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "El Choclo" by A.G. Villoldo in The Mark Stern latest society dance folio for piano, New York, Chicago, London, Australia: Jos.W. Stern and Co., 1914. See: p. 60 (1st Figure), p. 61 (3rd Figure), p. 61-62 (4th Figure) p. 63 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Esmeralda (1st version)

    Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Esmeralda (1st version)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:28 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Sontag Polka" in The social orchestra by Stephen Foster, New York: Firth, Pond, 1854. LOC number: M3.3.F7 56 (case) See: p. 168-169 in Hillgrove, T. A complete practical guide, (#093), See: p. 89 in Hillgrove, T. The scholars' companion, (#094), ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Urban Social Dance, Jamaica Fieldwork

    Urban Social Dance, Jamaica Fieldwork

    motion picture | Duration: 1:51:16 | Filmed by Katherine Dunham in1936 on 16mm, this clip shows a couple dancing in the urban setting of Kingston, Jamaica. The film is a compilation of travel and dance footage in Martinique and Jamaica. The footage of Martinique features scenes of the capital of Fort de France as well as the towns of Saint Pierre and Vauclin. The ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Lionel Loueke Trio

    Lionel Loueke Trio

    videorecording | videorecording ; 92 min | West African harmonies and jazz rhythms are seamlessly blended by guitarist/singer/composer Lionel Loueke with Massimo Biolcati on bass and Ferenc Nemeth on drums. (Content). Recorded December 3, 2010 (Date). Speaker Biography: Originally from the small West African nation of Benin, guitarist Lionel Loueke has enjoyed a meteoric rise over the past several years. In 2008 and 2009, ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Loueke, Lionel
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Library of Congress Song of America Tour with Thomas Hampson, January 17, 2006, Saint Paul, MN

    Library of Congress Song of America Tour with Thomas Hampson,...

    Presented by the Schubert Club International Artist Series. (General). Performed at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, Saint Paul, Minnesota. (General). Thomas Hampson, baritone; Wolfram Rieger, piano. (General). Courtesy of The Schubert Club. (Copyright Notice). Due to copyright restrictions, only certain tracks from this item are available. (Standard Restriction).

    • Contributor: Hampson, Thomas - Rieger, Wolfram
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Cross Step Polka

    Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Cross Step Polka

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:29 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Spring Morning Polka," by A.P. Wyman in The organ at home, Boston: Oliver Ditson & Co, 1873. LOC catalogue number: M15.069. See: p. 54 in Gilbert. M. Round dancing, (#250), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • [ Excerpt from "Look-In at the Metropolitan Opera," April 10, 1975]

    [ Excerpt from "Look-In at the Metropolitan Opera," April 10,...

    videorecording | Danny Kaye shows the audience how the promter works. (General). Danny Kaye and Beverly Sills sing a medley of duets - opera and popular songs. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show with Lucile Ball," November 11, 1962]

    [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show with Lucile Ball," Novemb...

    videorecording | Danny Kaye and Lucille Ball play the roles of a young couple visiting restaurants of different ethnicities: Japanese, French, and Tahitian. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Dunham Technique:  "Mahi"

    Dunham Technique: "Mahi"

    In 2002, with funds from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Library of Congress undertook the documentation of Katherine Dunham's dance technique. Included in this website are clips on breathing; contractions; fall and recovery; pull-through contraction or full body roll; second position plié with footwork; second position plié with parallel stretch in fourth position; second position plié with contraction and release variations; advanced second ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • John Koster: What Did Harpsichords Sound Like in 1910?

    John Koster: What Did Harpsichords Sound Like in 1910?

    videorecording | videorecording ; 27 min | John Koster discusses the sound of harpsichords in the early part of the 20th Century, in a companion lecture to a concert by Mahan Esfahani. (Content). Recorded May 29, 2010 (Date). Speaker Biography: John Koster is conservator and curator of keyboard instruments at the National Music Museum in Vermillion, South Dakota. (Biographical). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Koster, John
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • The  boatmen's dance

    The boatmen's dance

    videorecording | Copyright 1950 by The Aaron Copland Fund for Music. Copyright renewed. Boosey & Hawkes, Inc., Sole licensee. (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron - Hampson, Thomas - Rieger, Wolfram
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Theater Treasures in the Music Division

    Theater Treasures in the Music Division

    videorecording | videorecording ; 19 min | Walter Zvonchenko makes a presentation on the theater treasures in the Music Division for the Library's docent training program. (Content). Recorded December 7, 2006 (Date). Speaker Biography: Walter Zvonchenko is a theater specialist in the Library's Music Division. (Biographical). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Zvonchenko, Walter
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Martinique Fieldwork, 1936

    Martinique Fieldwork, 1936

    motion picture | Duration: 0:46:11 | Filmed in 1936 in Martinique by Katherine Dunham, this clip shows men dancing a traditional dance. The film is a compilation of travel and dance footage in Martinique and Jamaica. The footage of Martinique features scenes of the capital of Fort de France as well as the towns of Saint Pierre and La Vauclin. The dance footage includes ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Renaissance Dance: Sample steps from the Italian repertory: continenza grave; 2 seguito ordinario; 2 seguito spezatto

    Renaissance Dance: Sample steps from the Italian repertory: c...

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:30 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Amor Constante" from Nobiltà di dame. See: continenza grave, p. 16, seguito ordinario p. 26, sequito spezatto p. 30. in Caroso, F. Nobiltà di dame, (#199), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Jeanie with the light brown hair

    Jeanie with the light brown hair

    motion picture | videorecording ; 7 min. | 4:3 Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Graves, Denyce - Wintle, James - Foster, Stephen Collins
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Justice

    Justice

    Videorecording. Filmed Operas.. electronic | composed by Roger Reynolds. (Statement Of Responsibility). Title from screen (viewed on March 20, 2009). Commissioned by the Julian E. Berla and Freda Hauptman Berla Fund in the Library of Congress for the celebration of the Library's Bicentennial. Carmen Pelton, soprano; Steven Schick, percussion; Donnah Welby, actress. (Performers). Recorded at the Thomas Jefferson Building's Great Hall on November 30, ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Pelton, Carmen - Schick, Steven - Welby, Donnah - Fonte, Henry
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
  • Billy McComiskey and Brendan Mulvihill with special guests Mick Moloney and Josh Dukes

    Billy McComiskey and Brendan Mulvihill with special guests Mi...

    videorecording | videorecording ; 25 min | Forms part of Legends and Legacies: A Concert and Symposium Celebrating Joe Wilson and the NCTA Collection (Source). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - McComiskey, Billy - Mulvihill, Brendan - Moloney, Mick - Dukes, Josh
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Pas de Deux from "L'Ag'Ya"

    Pas de Deux from "L'Ag'Ya"

    Originally recorded on 16mm at various performances between 1943-1944, the film contains sections of Dunham works Tropics (6 minutes), with Miss Dunham as the Woman with the Cigar; Son (2 minutes); Rara Tonga (4 minutes); Rhumba Jive (2 minutes), title also given as Rumba with a Little Jive Mixed In); Choros #1 (2 minutes); Batacuda (1 minute); Bolero (1 minute); L'Ag'Ya (10 minutes) Market ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Rose of Sharon

    Rose of Sharon

    motion picture | 1 videorecording ; 64 min. | Friday, October 26, 2012, 8:00 PM (Date). Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (Venue). Lay Me Low -- He Comes, the Hero Comes -- The President's March -- The Toast -- The Death of General Wolfe -- Jefferson and Liberty (The Gobby O)-- Serenade -- My Days Have Been So Wondrous Free -- Drumdelgie ...

    • Contributor: Frederiksen, Joel - Berry, Brandi - Lepkoff, Jesse - Henriksen, Olav Chris
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Escher String Quartet

    Escher String Quartet

    motion picture | 1 videorecording ; 48 min. | Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (Venue). November 3, 2012 (Date). Adam Barnett-Hart and Wu Jie, violins. Pierre Lapointe, viola. Dane Johansen, violoncello. (Performers). Quartet for two violins, viola and violoncello in A minor, op. 132 / Beethoven (Content). 4:3 Due to copyright restrictions, only excerpts from this item are available. (Standard Restriction). Motion ...

    • Contributor: Barnett Hart, Adam - Jie, Wu - Lapointe, Pierre - Johansen, Dane - Beethoven, Ludwig Van
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Butterfly Dance

    Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Butterfly Dance

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 3:09 | Choreographed by Elizabeth Aldrich and Jody Sperling. Performed by Jody Sperling. The Great Hall, The Library of Congress, 15 October 1997. Music: Themes from Grosse Fantasia aus Richard Wagner's "Die Walküre" arranged by Arthur Seidel, orchestrated for brass band by Robert Sheldon. Played by members of The Library of Congress Centennial Cotillion Brass Band, Emerson Head ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Christine Brewer discusses American song

    Christine Brewer discusses American song

    videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 35 min., 23 sec. | Recorded at the Library of Congress July 2-3, 2012. (General). Music specialist James Wintle from the Library of Congress interviews soprano Christine Brewer about American song. (Content). 16:9 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Brewer, Christine - Wintle, James
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
  • We write the Songs: ASCAP Concert 2012

    We write the Songs: ASCAP Concert 2012

    videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 137 min. | Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress on May 15, 2012. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Williams, Paul - Nunn, Terri - Parker, Ray - Burgie, Irving - Bishop, Stephen - Melanie - Foliart, Dan - Fekaris, Dino - Stapleton, Chris (Musician) - Schwartz, Stephen - Simpson, Valerie - American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
  • Pétro

    Pétro

    Katherine Dunham describes a traditional Haitian Pétro dance. (Content). A Visit with Katherine Dunham, a film by D.A. Pennebaker, Chris Hegedus, Patricia Kerr Ross with David Dawkins © Pennebaker Associates, Inc. Filmed in Haiti in 1983. (Copyright). A Film by Chris Hegedus and D. A Pennebaker Used by permission of Pennebaker-Hegedus Films 262 W. 91st Street New York, NY 10024 (Copyright Notice). A Film ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Jazz Conversation: Ron Carter with Larry Appelbaum

    Jazz Conversation: Ron Carter with Larry Appelbaum

    motion picture | 1 videorecording ; 71 min. | Whithall Pavillion, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (Venue). October 17, 2012. 1:00 PM (Date). 16:9 Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Carter, Ron - Appelbaum, Larry
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • [ Excerpt from An Hour with Danny Kaye, October 30, 1960]

    [ Excerpt from An Hour with Danny Kaye, October 30, 1960]

    videorecording | The clip begins with Danny Kaye dancing while climbing stair to music. (General). The second part of the clip includes Danny Kaye performing the Sylvia Fine song "T.V.," which is an adaptation of "The Twelve Days of Chirstmas." The piece includes cut away skits of fake commercials and television programs, all starring Kaye. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Now like a lantern

    Now like a lantern

    videorecording | videorecording ; 2 min., 49 sec. | Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress, July 2-3, 2012. (General). 16:9 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Brewer, Christine - Rutenberg, Craig - Kramer, A. Walter (Arthur Walter) - Raphael, Alice
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
  • Merita Halili and the Raif Hyseni Orchestra  Albanian Music from New York

    Merita Halili and the Raif Hyseni Orchestra Albanian Music f...

    videorecording | videorecording | Library of Congress (Venue). June 19, 2008 (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Halili, Merita - Raif Hyseni Orchestra
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • [ Clip of "Popo the Puppet" from the film "On the Riviera"]

    [ Clip of "Popo the Puppet" from the film "On the Riviera"]

    videorecording | Clip features Danny Kaye and dancers singing and performing the Sylvia Fine song "Popo the Puppet." (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Don't Say It Can't Be Done

    Don't Say It Can't Be Done

    videorecording | videorecording ; 5 min | Forms part of the Seeger Family Tribute Collection (Source). Recorded at the Library of Congress (Venue). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Seeger, Pete
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Interview with Thomas Hampson, conducted by Denise Gallo

    Interview with Thomas Hampson, conducted by Denise Gallo

    videorecording | 1 video, 41 minutes | Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium at the Library of Congress, 2009. (General). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Hampson, Thomas - Gallo, Denise
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Danny Kaye - Korea

    Danny Kaye - Korea

    videorecording | 16mm color | The beginning of this reel shows ocean, beach, and mountain terrain. Danny Kaye gets off an airplane. There are various shots of Kaye performing on outdoor stages for soldiers. (Only beginning of print viewed). (General). MAVIS record number: 184346-1-128045-2 (General). From: Home Movies (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Varsovienne (varsoviana)

    Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Varsovienne (varsoviana)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:28 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Violet Waltz," by R. Albert, New York: W. C. Peters and Sons, 1850. See: p. 147-148 in Ferrero, E. The art of dancing, (#067), See: p. 173-174 in Hillgrove, T. A complete practical guide to the art of dancing, (#093), ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Katherine Dunham on breathing in Dunham Technique

    Katherine Dunham on breathing in Dunham Technique

    In this series of clips recorded in September 2002, Katherine Dunham speaks about her influence on American dance; dance anthropology; her anthropological films; Shango; L'Ag'Ya; the Mazouk from L'Ag'Ya; the need for a Dunham Technique; breathing in Dunham Technique; the circle of energy; the concept of the "pole through the body" in Dunham Technique; the hand in Dunham Technique; the position of the arm ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ned Rorem interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on May 8, 1996.

    Ned Rorem interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hal...

    Ned Rorem speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 42. min. | Recorded on May 8, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Jason P. Hobratschk. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Rorem, Ned - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Dunham Technique:  Fall and recovery with body roll

    Dunham Technique: Fall and recovery with body roll

    In 2002, with funds from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Library of Congress undertook the documentation of Katherine Dunham's dance technique. Included in this website are clips on breathing; contractions; fall and recovery; pull-through contraction or full body roll; second position plié with footwork; second position plié with parallel stretch in fourth position; second position plié with contraction and release variations; advanced second ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Dunham Technique:  "Congo Paillette"

    Dunham Technique: "Congo Paillette"

    In 2002, with funds from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Library of Congress undertook the documentation of Katherine Dunham's dance technique. Included in this website are clips on breathing; contractions; fall and recovery; pull-through contraction or full body roll; second position plié with footwork; second position plié with parallel stretch in fourth position; second position plié with contraction and release variations; advanced second ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ragtime Dance: The Maxixe

    Ragtime Dance: The Maxixe

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:26 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Bregeiro Maxixe" by Ernesto Nazareth in The Mark Stern latest society dance folio for piano, New York, Chicago, London, Australia: Jos. W. Stern and Co., 1914. See: p. 26-27 (4th Figure-upper torso) in [O'Donnell], B. The tango and the new ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • [Joshua Rifkin in an interview with Denise Gallo]

    [Joshua Rifkin in an interview with Denise Gallo]

    videorecording | 1 digital video file (54 min., 42 sec.) : sd., col. | Title supplied by cataloger. Interviewer: Denise Gallo; pianist/conductor: Joshua Rifkin. Recorded in the Recording Laboratory, Motion Picture Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Sept. 5, 2006. (Venue). Courtesy of Joshua Rifkin. (Copyright Notice). In an interview with Denise Gallo, Library of Congress, pianist/conductor Joshua Rifkin discusses his musical ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Rifkin, Joshua - Gallo, Denise P.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • [ Excerpt from "On the Double," 1961]

    [ Excerpt from "On the Double," 1961]

    videorecording | Danny Kaye as Ernie Williams does his imitation of General McKenzie Smith, also played by Danny Kaye. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Renaissance Dance: Passage d'unze pas (eleven-step gallliard variation)

    Renaissance Dance: Passage d'unze pas (eleven-step gallliard ...

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:24 | Reconstructed by Cheryl Stafford. Performed by Cheryl Stafford, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: variation on "Belle qui tiens ma vie" by Thoinot Arbeau. See: p. 60 recto-60 verso in Arbeau, Thoinot. Orchesographie, (#219), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Sreevidhya Chandramouli

    Sreevidhya Chandramouli

    Sreevidhya Chandramouli of Portland, Oregon, performs vina music and Sanscrit songs of South India at the Library of Congress, August 20, 2009. videorecording | videorecording ; 64 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). August 20, 2009. Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Chandramouli, Sreevidhya - Sriji, Poovalur
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Bernstein Meets Broadway

    Bernstein Meets Broadway

    videorecording | videorecording ; 60 min | The composer Leonard Bernstein once wrote that his now-famous "West Side Story" of 1957 included a plea for racial tolerance as materials reveal in the Bernstein Collection in the Music Division of the Library of Congress. This lecture traces Bernstein's composer-activism back to "On the Town" of 1944, which was his first Broadway show and grew out ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Oja, Carol J.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
  • The  Zionaires — Gospel Music from Maryland and Delaware

    The Zionaires — Gospel Music from Maryland and Delaware

    The Zionaires perform Gospel music at the Library of Congress, July 24, 2008. videorecording | videorecording ; 61 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). July 24, 2008. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Zionaires (Musical Group) - Brooks, O. Wendell - Brady, Dennis
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show," March 17, 1965]

    [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show," March 17, 1965]

    videorecording | Danny Kaye and Imogene Coco star in a sketch about an overprotective wife that tries to cure a husband with a cold. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show," November 6, 1961]

    [ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show," November 6, 1961]

    videorecording | The clip opens with a dance number that stars Danny Kaye and company dance members. (General). The second scene features a joke about golfers with different nationalitites complaining about missing a short put. (General). The final scene fo the clip shows the life of a man, played by Danny Kaye, through the eyes of the people he meets throughout the day. (General). ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Dance Treasures of the Music Division

    Dance Treasures of the Music Division

    videorecording | videorecording ; 12 min | Elizabeth Aldrich makes a docent training presentation on the dance treasures of the Library's Music Division. (Content). Recorded December 7, 2006 (Date). Speaker Biography: Elizabeth Aldrich is the curator of dance in the Library's Music Division. (Biographical). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Aldrich, Elizabeth
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Money on your Life

    Money on your Life

    videorecording | 35mm black and white film | 4:3 Videorecording (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1938