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Martha Graham's Appalachian Spring Part 2/4

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Appalachian Springr
Premiered 1944r
Choreographed by Martha Grahamr
Original Score by Aaron Coplandr
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This part contains the following movements of the piece:r
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4th movement: Quite fast. The Revivalist and his flock. Folksy feeling suggestions of square dances and country fiddlers.r
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5th movement: Still faster. Solo dance of the Bride presentiment of motherhood. Extremes of joy and fear and wonder.r
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6th movement: Very slowly (as at first). Transition scene to music reminiscent of the introduction.r
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Dancers in this film:r
The Bride: Martha Grahamr
The Husbandman: Stuart Hodesr
The Revivalist: Bertram Rossr
The Pioneer Woman: Matt Turneyr
The Revivalists' Flock: Yuriko, Helen McGehee, Ethel Winter, Miriam Coler
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Film Directed and Photographed by Peter Glushanok, Produced by Nathan Kroll, Presented by WQED Pittsburgh. Filmed in 1959.
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