An evening of dance and music, Peter Vallone benefit, 1998-06-18Additional title: Three preludes (Choreographic work : Morris)Additional title: Three Russian preludes (Choreographic work : Morris)Additional title: Spell (Choreographic work : Morris)Additional title: Ten suggestions (Choreographic work : Morris)
NamesBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)Davidson, Ruth (Dancer)Morris, Mark, 1956- (Dancer)Resto, Guillermo (Dancer)Morris, Mark, 1956- (Choreographer)Chybowski, Michael (Lighting designer)Ingalls, James F (Lighting designer)Matera, Barbara (Costume designer)Mizrahi, Isaac (Costume designer)Ruddie, Susan (Costume designer)Vallone, Peter F (Honoree)Ebb, Fred (Lyricist)Clark, Eileen (Performer)Iverson, Ethan (Performer)Salters, Stephen (Performer)Robison, Mark (Videographer)Character Generators/Video (Associated name)
Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1998-06-18
Table of ContentsThree Preludes (Mark Morris, choreographer; James F. Ingalls, lighting designer; Isaac Mizrahi, costume designer; George Gershwin, composer) -- Three Russian Preludes (Mark Morris, choreographer; Michael Chybowski, lighting designer; Barbara Matera, costume designer; Dmitriĭ Shostakovich, composer) -- A Spell (Mark Morris, choreographer; Michael Chybowski, lighting designer; Susan Ruddie, costume designer; John Wilson, composer) -- Prince Yeletsky's Aria from Pique Dame (Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky, composer) -- New York, New York (John Kander, composer; Fred Ebb, lyricist) -- Ten Suggestions (Mark Morris, choreographer; James F. Ingalls, lighting designer; Alexander Tcherepnin, composer)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 397
TopicsDanceBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-Vallone, Peter F.Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Preludes, piano (1926)Kander, John. New York, New York. New York, New YorkShostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Preli︠u︡dii i fugi, piano, op. 87Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Pikovai︠a︡ dama. SelectionsTcherepnin, Alexander, 1899-1977. Bagatelles, piano, op. 5Wilson, John, 1595-1674. Songs. Selections
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceMusic
NotesContent: Title and date transcribed from videocassette label.Content: Poor visual quality.Venue: Recorded 1998 June 18 Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, New York.Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (54 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionMikhail Baryshnikov and Mark Morris in a benefit performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music. Morris performs with Ruth Davidson and Guillermo Reston in "A Spell"; he and Baryshnikov perform "Ten Suggestions" (normally a solo work) together. Honoree Peter Vallone, at that time the Democratic candidate for New York State Governor, joins them at the curtain call. The program, videotaped by Mark Robison and Character Generators, has several seconds of image loss at 14:52, 16:08, and 19:44.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 893632660NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20318547Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5d1eebd0-645b-0132-54a6-3c075448cc4b
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