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Jamison, Judith

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two modern dance performances by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Judith Jamison's Divining, a piece, set to rhythmic drum music, evoking African tribal ritual; and Alvin Ailey's Revelations, which expresses the choreographer's feelings for his roots in the South
Beyond the steps : Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows the extraordinary dancers and renowned choreographers of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater as they do everything it takes to keep modern dance fresh and a legacy alive"--Container
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two programs, featuring four short compositions performed by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Never stand still( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison, and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance. Featured are amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage
Carmen & Geoffrey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate and revealing documentary that follows the careers of Carmen de Lavallade, a dynamic dancer and choreographer from California, and her husband Geoffrey Holder, an actor, dancer, choreographer, and theater director. Filmed in the United States, Trinidad, and Paris, and featuring interviews and dance performances with legends such as Alvin Alley, Herbert Ross, Lester Horton, Joe Layton, Duke Ellington, and Josephine Baker
Ailey dances by Alvin Ailey( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballet performance by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and other musical performances
Africa by Herb Ritts( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duke Ellington's Sophisticated ladies : original Broadway cast recording by Duke Ellington( Recording )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duke Ellington's Sophisticated ladies : original Broadway cast by Duke Ellington( Recording )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never stand still : dancing at Jacob's pillow( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance in Never stand still. Filmed at the iconic Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, this thrilling documentary features amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage. Founded in the 1930s by visionary dance pioneer Ted Shawn on a farm in the Berkshires, today the Pillow is an idyllic mecca for artists and audiences from around the world, a place where dance in all its forms--from ballet to jazz to contemporary--is studied, created, performed and celebrated. A wonderful companion to the recent hit Pina, Never stand still immerses us in the lives of extraordinary artists and the power of dance. Narrated by Bill T. Jones. WINNER! Best Documentary- San Francisco Dance Film Festival. WINNER! Best Documentary- Dance Camera West Festival
Judith Jamison : segment from 1990( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1990 video from MacNeil-Lehrer Productions is an interview with Judith Jamison conducted by Charlayne Hunter-Gault
PBS NewsHour : Interview with Judith Jamison( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a 2010 interview with Judith Jamison
Josephs Legende by Richard Strauss( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recording of John Neumeier's staging of the Strauss-Hofmannsthal ballet that was originally created for Nijinsky and Diaghilev's Ballets Russes
Alvin : an evening with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The HistoryMakers video oral history with Judith Jamison( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancer and choreographer Judith Jamison was born on May 10, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At the age of six, Jamison began taking lessons with the Judimar School of Dance in Philadelphia. After a brief stint at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, Jamison returned to Philadelphia in 1964 to study dance and kinesiology at what is now the University of the Arts. In 1964, Jamison earned critical acclaim for her work with the American Ballet Theatre. A year later, Jamison joined the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (AAADT). In 1971, she received international recognition for her performance of Cry, a solo piece written by Ailey in honor of African American women and mothers. In 1980, Jamison debuted on Broadway, where she performed in Sophisticated Ladies with Gregory Hines. Jamison took over as artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater following Ailey’s death in 1989. She retired in 2011 as artistic director emerita
A hymn for Alvin Ailey : based on the ballet "Hymn"( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, this one hour special incorporates archival footage and interviews with friends and family to tell the story of a man who transformed the experience of his life and his culture to become a trailblazer of American modern dance."--Container
Alvin Ailey : memories and visions( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program black choreographer Alvin Ailey narrates a sketch of his life and the sources of his inspiration. Members of his Dance Theatre perform excerpts from his works "Cry", "Blue Suite", "Hidden Rites", and "Revelations". These and other works presented are choreographed to music which ranges from modern Blues to Classical to traditional Spirituals
Josephs Legende : a ballet in one act by Richard Strauss( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of the ballet production, depicting the Old Testament story of Joseph in Potiphar's house
Revelations by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater : [Program( Book )

22 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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