Guide to the Papers relating to the Guglielmo Ebreo manuscript, 1935-1967


Repository: The New York Public Library. Jerome Robbins Dance Division.New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-7498
Creator: Toscanini, Walter, 1898-1971
Title: Papers relating to the Guglielmo Ebreo manuscript
Dates: 1935-1967
Quantity: 98 items in 23 folders
Abstract: The Toscanini/Ebreo materials consist of correspondence and research pertaining to the Ebreo manuscript and the Jewish dancing masters. The correspondence is mainly between Walter Toscanini and scholars of Ebreo. The research materials vary from articles with Toscanini's annotations to Toscanini's own compilation of data. Photocopies of dancing master's treatises are included with annotations by Toscanini.
Identification: (S) *MGZMD 60
Identification: 19703
Language: In English, Italian, and Russian
Language: English Italian Russian
Note: Materials relating to a 15th century manuscript by the Italian-Jewish dancing master Guglielmo Ebreo entitled (in Italian) Trattato dell'arte del ballo, and also (in Latin) De Praticha sue arte tripudi vulghare opuschulam. The manuscript was given to the Dance Collection in 1965 by Walter Toscanini
Note: The Toscanini/Ebreo materials consist of correspondence, Toscanini's research notes on the various known Jewish dancing master manuscripts, photocopies of the treatises, and reference articles about them