White Oak Dance Project: Spring 1996 tour Victoria Canada, Royal Theatre, 1996-04-09Additional title: Three Russian preludes (Choreographic work : Morris)Additional title: Chaconne (Choreographic work : Limón)Additional title: What a beauty! (Choreographic work : Patterson)
NamesBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Interviewee)Aedo, Raquel (Dancer)Besserer, Rob (Dancer)Phuon, Emmanuèle (Dancer)Salomons, Ruthlyn (Dancer)Scott, Vernon (Dancer)Morris, Mark, 1956- (Choreographer)Limón, José (Choreographer)Patterson, Kraig (Choreographer)Finn, David A (Lighting designer)Mizrahi, Isaac (Costume designer)White Oak Dance Project (Dancer)
Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1996-04-09
Table of ContentsThree Russian Preludes (Mark Morris, choreographer; Isaac Mizrahi, costume designer; Dmitriĭ Shostakovich, composer) -- Chaconne (José Limón, choreographer; David Finn, lighting design; Johann Sebastian Bach, composer) -- What a Beauty! (Kraig Patterson, choreographer; David Finn, lighting design; Bedřich Smetana, composer) -- Interview with Baryshnikov.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 186
TopicsDanceBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-White Oak Dance ProjectShostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Preli︠u︡dii i fugi, piano, op. 87Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Sonaten und Partiten, violin, BWV 1001-1006. Partita, no. 2. ChaconneSmetana, Bedřich, 1824-1884. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 1, E minor
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceMusicInterviews
NotesContent: Title and date transcribed from videocassette label.Content: Content consists of excerpts and interview clips.Venue: Recorded 1996 April 9 Royal Theatre, Victoria, Canada.Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) ( 14 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionMikhail Baryshnikov and White Oak Dance Project perform in excerpts from three works. The dance segments precede Baryshnikov interview clips where he discusses the nature of the company ("gypsies") and the need to approach a variety of choreographers. All sections are separated with black space; overall visual quality is fine.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 893441728NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20316601Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4bbb6770-6459-0132-5162-3c075448cc4b
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