White Oak Dance Project: fall tour Spokane, Washington, 1991-11-16Additional title: Penitente (Choreographic work : Graham)Additional title: Concerto six twenty-two (Choreographic work : Lubovitch)Additional title: Harmonica breakdown (Choreographic work : Dudley)Additional title: Nocturne (Choreographic work : Clarke)Additional title: Ten suggestions (Choreographic work : Morris)Additional title: Waiting for the sunrise (Choreographic work : Lubovitch)
NamesBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)Babalis, Mia (Dancer)Besserer, Rob (Dancer)Colahan, Nancy (Dancer)Gardenhire, Robyn (Dancer)Gardner, John W. (Dancer)Johnson, Kate (Dancer)Moore, Marianne, dancer (Dancer)Mouton, Donald (Dancer)Platzek, Dirk (Dancer)Parker, Carol (Dancer)Rigert, Rebecca (Dancer)Sayles, Lane (Dancer)Scott, Vernon (Dancer)Graham, Martha (Choreographer)Lubovitch, Lar, 1943- (Choreographer)Dudley, Jane (Choreographer)Clarke, Martha (Choreographer)Morris, Mark, 1956- (Choreographer)Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988 (Set designer)Ingalls, James F. (Lighting designer)Miller, Craig (Lighting designer)Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847 (Composer)Terry, Sonny (Musician)Paul, Les (Musician)Ford, Mary, 1924-1977 (Singer)Puleo, Johnny (Musician)White Oak Dance Project (Performer)
Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-11-16
Table of ContentsEl Penitente (Martha Graham, choreography; Louis Horst, composer) -- Concerto six twenty-two (Lar Lubovitch, choreographer; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, composer) -- Harmonica breakdown (Jane Dudley, choreographer; Sonny Terry, musician) -- Nocturne (Martha Clarke, choreographer; Felix Mendelssohn, composer) -- Ten suggestions (Mark Morris, choreographer; Alexander Tcherepnin, composer) -- Waiting for the sunrise (Lar Lubovitch, choreographer; Les Paul, Mary Ford, Johnny Puleo, musicians)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 4
TopicsDanceBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Concertos, clarinet, orchestra, K. 622, A major; arrangedTcherepnin, Alexander, 1899-1977. Bagatelles, piano, op. 5; arranged
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceMusic
NotesContent: Title and date transcribed from videocassette label.Content: Credit information from the November -December 1991 Shasta County Arts Council Newsletter.Content: Venue information from the Seattle Times.Content: Audio quality variable; video quality fine.Creation/production credits: Mikhail Baryshnikov, Mia Babalis, Rob Besserer, Nancy Colahan, Robyn Gardenhire, John Gardner, Kate Johnson, Marianne Moore, Donald Mouton, Dirk Platzek, Carol Parker, Rebecca Rigert, Lane Sayles, Vernon Scott, dancers; Martha Graham, Lar Lubovitch, Jane Dudley, Mark Morris, choreographers; James F. Ingalls, Craig Miller, lighting design; Isamu Noguchi, set design ("El Penitente).Venue: Recorded 1991 November 16 Spokane Opera House, Spokane, Washington.Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (95 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionMikhail Baryshnikov and White Oak Dance Project in a performance at the Spokane Opera House. Baryshnikov performs solo in "Ten Suggestions", appears in a duet with John Gardner ("Concerto Six Twenty-Two"), and dances with the company in "El Penitente" and "Waiting for the Sunrise". Nancy Colahan ("Harmonica Breakdown") and Carol Parker ("Nocturne") dance solo; Dirk Platzek replaces Rob Besserer in his solo piece in "Waiting for the Sunrise". Video quality is good, with many mid-shots and close-ups; audio fades in and out in a noticeable 'cycle'.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19887986Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4ac98600-f871-0130-9c0d-3c075448cc4b
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