Hernandez, Rodolfo 2005-06-25

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Rodolfo Hernandez discusses his career as a performer, instructor, and professor of ballet folklorico.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Rodolfo Hernandez

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Date: June 25, 2005

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Daniel U. Sanchez

Length: 01:00:42 (1 hour, 42 seconds)


Tape 1, Side 1: family; early background with ballet folklorico; academic studies of both education and dance, variety among regions, dances, music, and traditional costumes across Mexico; history and background of ballet folklorico; travels, research and career as a teacher; growth for appreciation of Mexican art and folklore; cooperation with other cities to promote art appreciation; importance of family togetherness; benefits of cultural exchange benefits of being a teacher; importance of discipline; future expectations of ballet folklorico; thankful of creative opportunities

Tape 1, Side 2:

Range Dates: 1950s-2000s

Bulk Dates: 1980-2000

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