Film, Video Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Butterfly Dance

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Title
Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Butterfly Dance
Created / Published
monographic.
Notes
-  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 and Robert Sheldon, Leaders. (Members, Metro Washington D.C. Federation of Musicians Local 161-710, AFM)
Form
videorecording
videoreel
Extent
1 digital file. Duration: 3:09
Online Format
video
Description
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 and Robert Sheldon, Leaders. (Members, Metro Washington D.C. Federation of Musicians Local 161-710, AFM) Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).
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The accompanying videos were produced by the Library of Congress. Note Video Performers for additional credits for video performers.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Music Division.

Video Performers

Performers for the October 1997 Great Hall event: Dancers

Members of The Jonquil Street Foundation, Inc. Ariane Anthony, Thomas Baird, Barbara Barr, Patricia Beaman, Christopher Caines, Charles Garth, James Martin, Maris Wolff. Musicians - members of The Library of Congress Centennial Cotillion Brass Band, Emerson Head and Robert Sheldon, Leaders (Members, Metro Washington D.C. Federation of Musicians Local 161-710, AFM.)

Performers for the Coolidge Auditorium clips: Dancers

Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird. Musicians - Boris Gurevitch (piano), Susan Manus (violin).

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Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Butterfly Dance. Monographic. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/musdivid.013/.

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Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Butterfly Dance. Monographic. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/musdivid.013/.

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Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Butterfly Dance. Monographic. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/musdivid.013/>.