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Bush, Jeffrey C.

Overview
Works: 1,124 works in 1,278 publications in 1 language and 1,871 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Television interviews  Nonfiction television programs  Televised dance  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author
Classifications: GV1594,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeffrey C Bush
Third world dance. [Sachiyo Ito, Ritha Devi, Sun Ock Lee]( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 3 of four. Explores ethnic dance and how other cultures perceive it. Focuses on Japanese, Indian and Korean dance
Le sacre du printemps, reborn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer talk about their attempts to recreate the original choreography by Vasclav Nijinsky and original sets and costumes by Nicholas Roerich for the 1913 premiere of Igor Stravinsky's ballet, The rite of spring. Excerpts from the Joffrey Ballet's rehearsals of the reconstructed ballet are included
Third World dance. [Eugene Van Grona and Lavinia Williams interview]( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shawneequa Baker-Scott, Ayoka Chenzira, and Kathe Sandler discuss the lives and influence of two outstanding black women, Syvilla Fort and Thelma Hill. Both are remembered as performers, Hill with Alvin Ailey's company and Fort with Katherine Dunham, and as inspirational teachers. Excerpts are screened from the films Remembering Thelma and Syvilla - They dance to her drum (b&w), as well as an excerpt from Baker-Scott's Every mother's child (b&w), danced by herself and Dyane Harvey. In the commentary Esoterica balletica, Betty Low recalls Loie Fuller's innovative use of lighting
Meredith Monk & Ping Chong( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guests discuss their work of synthesizing art and technology with myth and ritual
Dancers' health: Injuries and emergency care [videorecording]( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Care & feeding of dancers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Bachrach, an osteopath, and Irene Dowd, who teaches neuromuscular re-education and functional anatomy, explain how their specialties help dancers achieve better movement patterns and avoid the recurrence of injuries. Dowd describes her studies with Lulu Sweigard, and both guests give a practical demonstration of their methods with the help of Pam Parkhurst
Janis Pforsich, Jean Kopperud( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing connections between musicians and dancers from baroque and contemporary eras
Dance and social consciousness in the 30's & 40's( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancers who began their careers in the 1930's and 1940's discuss promoting of social awareness through dance
Rebecca Allen and Dianne McIntyre( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion on interfacing choreographers with the new technology and computer generated graphics
African-American footprints leading to the future( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choreographers David Rousseve and Pat Hall-Smith discuss how they draw upon their experience as African-Americans as a source for their art. They note some differences of approach that they have observed between African-American and white artists and audiences, and describe some themes they have chosen to explore in their work, such as the place of women in society, and positive and negative images of blacks. Both are seen in performance excerpts, Hall-Smith in her solo Silent echoes and with the group Ladygourd Sangoma, and Rousseve and company in Telling you my dreams from a cloud sailin' by and Colored children flyin' by
Molissa Fenley, Marta Renzi & Dana Reitz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews of choreographers, punctuated by dances which illustrate improvisation and other dance techniques
The Videodance project( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The boundless dimensions of dance are transformed by intermingling dance and camera movements with a medley of historical, modern and improvisational dance sequences. Suite fantaisiste: baroque humor and mystique surround the flirtatious fan-language and commedia dell'arte figure. Herald's round: an athletic solo repeating the dance image in triplicate. Etude in free: a suite of jazz-stimulated dances performed to an original soundtrack inspired by the body's natural beats."--Publisher
Dance on television & film( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choreographer Alwin Nikolais reminisces about his early dance studies, which were influenced by Louis Horst, and his work at the Henry Street Playhouse. He notes the qualities he seeks in dancers and the role of improvisation in his choreography. He describes the evolution of his groundbreaking work Masks, props and mobiles, and discusses the special capabilities of videodance. Included are several excerpts from Relay, which he designed for television in 1971, and an excerpt from Limbo (CBS-TV, 1968)
Walter Sorell, Susan Manning & Susanne Linke( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections on Mary igman : modern dance pioneer and major proponent of the German expressionist movement in dance
Eye on dance & the arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Receiving choreographic direction from Martha Graham, José Limón and Doris Humphrey
The spirit of vaudeville Michael Moschen, Bob Berkey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juggler Michael Moschen and clown/mime artist Bob Berkey talk about their respective fields of interest, and the innovations that have earned them the title of "new vaudevilleans." Both performers are also seen in recorded excerpts
Perspectives from Latin America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luciana Proaño, a Peruvian-born dancer and choreographer, and Astrid Hadad, a Mexican vocalist and performance artist, discuss how they draw upon their ancestral heritage for works dealing with contemporary attitudes and issues; connecting ancestral voices with religious iconography, mythical images and political commentary
Yvonne Meier, Jennifer Monson & Guy Yarden( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physical risk and intelligence as primary motivating factors in the execution of improvisations
Eye on dance & the arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look back at the special acrobatics and style of the Nicholas Brothers of the thirties and forties
Simone Forti, Nina Martin & Sally Silvers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producing dance improvisation structures in tune with organic body movements, with an edge of social commentary
 
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Alternative Names
Bush, Jeff

Languages
English (49)