QUARTET - four-part harmony from a recollected life
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QUARTET - four-part harmony from a recollected life -
260-page memoir by Judith Ren-Lay
Soft cover paperback.
A dancer/performer's life over seven decades in four books, each separate from the others, to weave a harmony of voices considering life as it has been lived from differing perspectives.
early life from birth to 32
forty years making art
"Through a Wry Kaleidoscope"
a collage of edited journals.
when, in a violent instant, a car hits you head on
Quartet was completed during the pandemic and published in anticipation of her 80th birthday.
Judith Ren-Lay began as a dancer, born in Denver CO. After teaching in South Carolina and New Haven CT she moved to New York City in 1975, and subsequently became known as a choreographer, singer, composer, poet, installation and performance artist with archives in dance and music at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
QUARTET includes 75 photos and illustrations, Ren-Lay's original drawings and photo collages as well as performance photographs by 17 guest photographers including Dona Ann McAdams, Mariette Pathy Allen, Frank Siciliano, Robert Grasmere, and Jim R. Moore.
You'll love this book because it speaks to the artist in you.
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