Oral history interview with Norman and Ruth Lloyd 1979

Oral history interview with Norman and Ruth Lloyd 1979

 

Name:
Lloyd, Norman, 1909-1980 (Interviewee); Bowers, Theresa (Interviewer); Goldner, Nancy (Interviewer); Lloyd, Ruth (Interviewee)
Title:
Oral history interview with Norman and Ruth Lloyd 1979
Other Titles:
Reminiscences of Norman and Ruth Lloyd : oral history, 1979
Abstract:
Accompanists for dance companies and Louis Horst, 1929-1941: use of music by Martha Graham, Humphrey/Weidman, methods of composing for the dance, competition of companies at Bennington Summer School; impacts of fascism, communism and American Indian culture on dance theater; working conditions at Bennington; touring with Humphrey/Weidman company; impressions of Louis Horst, Martha Graham, Hanya Holm, Martha Hill, Charles Weidman and others.
Collection Name:
Bennington Summer School of the Dance project
Subjects:
Composers; Dance music; Modern dance; Lloyd, Norman, 1909-1980; Lloyd, Ruth; Bennington College
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1979
Note (Biographical):
Composer, foundation executive; interviewees married; Norman Lloyd d. 1980.
Note (Funding):
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note:
Service copy (44 kHz, 16 bit) and rendered version (96 kHz, 24 bit) of sound file derived from a digital preservation master digitized at 96 kHz, 24 bit.Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.Interviewed by Theresa Bowers and Nancy Goldner on January 23, 1979.
Note (Provenance):
Norman and Ruth Lloyd, Gift 1980
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
7139200
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-1be7-7505