Take off your head
NamesWarshaw, Andy (Composer)Munday, Hugo (Singer)Sutherland, Diane (Singer)Denio, Amy (Instrumentalist)Froot, Dan (Instrumentalist)Greenspan, Dan (Director)Bielecki, BobSandström, Phil (Lighting designer)Reduta Deux LtdDance Theater WorkshopVideo D Studios
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1992
Table of ContentsCassette 1. Take off your head: a song cycle for four lovers (ca. 42 min.) / written and composed by Andrew Warshaw ; lyrics adapted from the poetry of Mirabai, with additional lyrics by Andrew Warshaw ; directed by David Greenspan ; sung by Hugo Munday (Man One), Diane Fratantoni (Woman One), Terry [Theresa] McCarthy (Woman Two), Tom Nelis (Man Two) ; music played by Rick Martinez (piano, keyboards), Jay Elfinbein (acoustic and electric bass), Todd Isler (drums, percussion), Carol Chaiken (clarinet, flute), Andrew Warshaw (keyboards).Cassette 2. Suite from The big nipple (ca. 23 min.) / music played by Carol Chaiken (alto and soprano saxes), Amy Denio (alto sax), Jay Elfinbein (acoustic and electric bass), Dan Froot (alto, tenor, soprano and baritone saxes), Todd Isler (drums, percussion), Jessica Lurie (alto and tenor saxes), Rick Martinez (piano, keyboards), Andrew Warshaw (keyboards).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8476Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6076 (former)
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopMusic -- United States -- 20th century
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageMusicVideo
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop, New Song ; produced by Reduta Deux ; music by Andrew Warshaw.Title from accompanying house program.Creation/production credits: Musical direction, Rick Martinez ; sound design, Bob Bielecki ; lighting, Phil Sandström.Venue: Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Fall Events, on October 19, 1992, by Video D Studios.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 2 streaming video files (NTSC) (65 min.) :sd., col.
DescriptionMusic concert ; no dance content.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F753NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430629Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 27133d00-84f0-0135-4f7b-4daa14b0632e
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