WorldCat Identities

Graham, Martha

Overview
Works: 1,063 works in 1,428 publications in 3 languages and 24,017 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  History  Interviews  Drama  Pictorial works 
Roles: Choreographer, Dancer, Interviewee, Performer, Producer, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Collector, Editor, Speaker, Honoree, Composer, Lighting designer , Commentator, Librettist
Classifications: GV1785.G7, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Martha Graham Publications about Martha Graham
Publications by  Martha Graham Publications by Martha Graham
posthumous Publications by Martha Graham, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Martha Graham
Martha Graham in performance ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Martha Graham dance on film ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Night journey: Martha Graham's interpretation of the Oedipus legend, depicting the moment of Jocasta's death
3 by Martha Graham ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martha Graham presents three modern dances
Music for Martha Graham by Atlantic Sinfonietta ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each piece was written specifically to be choreographed by Martha Graham
An Evening of dance and conversation with Martha Graham ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performances of 3 of Graham's creations: Errand into the maze, Acts of light, Cave of the heart
Martha Graham Dance Company ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Martha Graham as she reminisces on the history of her dance company and gives her interpretation of six dance creations as they are performed by her company. Includes Diversion of Angels, Lamentation, Frontier, Adorations, Cave of the Heart, and Appalachian Spring
Five dances by Martha Graham by Martha Graham Dance Company ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A performance of five dances by Martha Graham and her dance troupe which exemplify diverse aspects of Graham's unique style of modern dance
Dance drawings of Martha Graham by Charlotte Trowbridge ( Book )
2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bessie a portrait of Bessie Schönberg ( )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary on Bessie Schönberg (1906-1997), a renowned and beloved teacher and mentor of choreography. Tributes by Merce Cunningham, Jerome Robbins, Allan Gurganus, Patricia Bosworth and Meredith Monk, presented at a birthday celebration at the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts in 1995, are interspersed with Schönberg's own reminiscences of her life and work, including her friendship with Martha Hill and her performing career with Martha Graham, which was cut short by a knee injury. Schönberg is also seen working with young choreographers at The Juilliard School, Dance Theater Workshop, and Jacob's Pillow, and observing and commenting upon works by Victoria Marks, Ronald Brown, Claire Porter and Meredith Monk. Dance excerpts include Marks's Back, Brown's Dirt road, Graham's Heretic, Porter's If my words wore boots, and Monk's American archeology
Music for Martha Graham by Norman Dello Joio ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern dance ( Book )
2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mémoire de la danse by Martha Graham ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A travers le récit de l'enfance, des rencontres, des principales chorégraphies, des tournées à travers le monde, se dessine le portrait exigeant d'une des plus grandes danseuses américaines contemporaines qui porta très haut l'art de la danse
Aaron Copland a self-portrait ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The program features a wealth of Copland music, including ballet sequences with Agnes de Mille dancing in Rodeo and Martha Graham in Appalachian spring, scenes of Copland conducting and interviews with Leonard Bernstein and Ned Rorem."--Container
Acrobats of God : symphonic version of the ballet, for orchestra by Carlos Surinach ( )
1 edition published in 1972 and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blood memory by Martha Graham ( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The innovative choreographer describes her childhood, her days with the Denishawn Dance Company, her tragic marriage, her own company, and her work with such artists as Chaplin, Louise Brooks, Aaron Copland, and Margot Fonteyn
Music for Martha Graham by William Schuman ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1984 and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Night journey ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1960 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Martha Graham's dance interpretation of the Oedipus legend, depicting the moment of Jocasta's death
A dancer's world ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life and work of dancers as depicted through the eyes and experience of Martha Graham
Appalachian spring ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ballet interpretation of a folk tale about the wedding day of a young couple living in the Appalachian wilderness during the pioneer period of American history
Xie de ji yi : ma sha ge lan mu zi zhuan by Ge lan e mu ma sha ( Book )
2 editions published between 1930 and 1993 in Chinese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gelanmu, Masha
Martha Graham
グレアム, マーサ
Languages
English (177)
French (6)
Chinese (2)
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