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Film, Video Martha Graham Dance Company: Discussion with Pontus Lidberg & Janet Eilber

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Title

  • Martha Graham Dance Company: Discussion with Pontus Lidberg & Janet Eilber

Summary

  • Anne McLean leads a discussion with Swedish choreographer Pontus Lidberg and the Martha Graham Dance Company's artistic director Janet Eilber. Lidberg received a dance commission from the Library of Congress and Martha Graham Dance Company, which resulted in the work "Woodland," set to the Notturno for strings and harp by Irving Fine. Eilber discusses the long and storied history of the Martha Graham Dance Company, and its ongoing relationship with the Library of Congress, which commissioned "Appalachian Spring."

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • Library of Congress. Music Division, sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2016-04-01.

Headings

  • -  Culture, Performing Arts
  • -  Dance, Martha Graham, Martha Graham Dance Company, performing arts, Janet Eilber, Woodland, Appalachian Spring

Notes

  • -  Classification: Fine Arts.
  • -  Pontus Lidberg, Janet Eilber.
  • -  Recorded on 2016-04-01.
  • -  Visitors.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021690083

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Music Division. Martha Graham Dance Company: Discussion with Pontus Lidberg & Janet Eilber. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-01, 2016. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021690083/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & Library Of Congress. Music Division, S. B. (2016) Martha Graham Dance Company: Discussion with Pontus Lidberg & Janet Eilber. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-01. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021690083/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Music Division. Martha Graham Dance Company: Discussion with Pontus Lidberg & Janet Eilber. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-01, 2016. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021690083/>.