Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Apr. 19, 1977 [sound recording].

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Graham, Martha,. Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Apr. 19, 1977 [sound recording].

Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Apr. 19, 1977 [sound recording].

Martha Graham remembers performing Sacre du Printemps with Stokowski in 1930; she discusses the choreographer, Massine; meeting Stravinsky; performing Wallingford Riegger's works; and mentions Evangeline Johnson, Aaron Copland, Hindemith, Ormandy, and others.

Tape 1 sound cassette : analog.Tape 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 tracks, NAB standard ; 10 1/2 in., 1/4 in. tapeSound disc digital : 4 3/4 in.Transcript 11 leaves.

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