Oral history interview with Norman and Ruth Lloyd, 1979.
|Creator: ||Lloyd, Norman, 1909-1980||Project: ||Bennington Summer School of the Dance project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||Transcript: 218 pages Sound recording: 2 reels|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Composer, foundation executive; interviewees married; Norman Lloyd d. 1980.
Scope and Contents
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.