White Oak Dance Project: Misha's solo program

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White Oak Dance Project: Misha's solo program
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Performer)
Morris, Mark, 1956- (Choreographer)
Limón, José (Choreographer)
Murphy, Graeme (Choreographer)

Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1996-03-06
Table of Contents
Three Russian preludes / choreography by Mark Morris ; music by Shostakovich (10 min.) -- Chaconne / choreography by José Limón ; music by J. S. Bach (11 min.) -- Embodied / choreography by Graeme Murphy ; music by Alfred Schnittke ; poem by Joseph Brodsky (17 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 364
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-
White Oak Dance Project
Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Preli͡udii i fugi, piano, op. 87
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Sonaten und Partiten, violin, BWV 1001-1006. Partita, no. 2
Schnittke, Alfred, 1934-1998. Quintet, piano, strings
Brodsky, Joseph, 1940-1996. Poems. Selections. English
Three Russian preludes (Choreographic work : Morris)
Chaconne (Choreographic work : Limón)
Embodied (Choreographic work : Murphy)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
spoken word
Content: Title, date and location supplied by cataloger based on the label on container.
Content: Title of the 3rd work on the container is misspeled as "Embobied." In the middle of this work Baryshnikov recites Joseph Brodsky' poem "The funeral of Bobò."
Content: Music used in the order of performance: 24 Preludes and Fugues, op.87: Prelude no. 17 in A flat major, Prelude no. 22 in G minor, Prelude no. 15 in D flat major by Shostakovich ; Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor for solo violin by Bach ; Piano quintet by Schnittke.
Venue: Recorded in New Zealand 1996 March 6.
Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (39 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20203397
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 898df2a0-e866-0131-609a-3c075448cc4b
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "White Oak Dance Project" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1996. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c010040-e866-0131-8a43-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "White Oak Dance Project" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c010040-e866-0131-8a43-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1996). White Oak Dance Project Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c010040-e866-0131-8a43-3c075448cc4b

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White Oak Dance Project