Fatstick: a new collaboration

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Fatstick: a new collaboration
Additional title: G--minor (Choreographic work : Solomons)
Additional title: Fatstick (Choreographic work : Solomons)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Donor)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Choreographer)
Boomershine, Ty (Dancer)
Chamberlain, Keith (Dancer)
Leichter, Nicholas (Dancer)
Streeter, Elmar (Dancer)
Thompson, Walter (Composer)
Swell, Steve (Instrumentalist)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Johnson, Nancy L (Costume designer)
Copp, Aaron (Lighting designer)
Even, Tirtza (Videographer)
Solomons Company/Dance (Performer)
Character Generators/Video (Videographer)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Dancer)

The Gus Solomons Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1995-05-27
Table of Contents
G--minor (1994) (ca. 6 min.) / music, Johann Sebastian Bach ; danced by Gus Solomons, Jr. -- Musical set (ca. 10 min.) / performed by the Walter Thompson Ensemble -- Fatstick (premiere) (ca. 40 min.) / music, Walter Thompson ; costumes, Nancy L. Johnson ; danced by Ty Boomershine, Keith Chamberlain, Nicholas Leichter, Elmar Streeter
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7778
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6261 (former)
Music -- 20th century
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: presented by the Solomons Company/Dance with the Walter Thompson Orchestra ; choreography by Gus Solomons, Jr. ; Lighting, Aaron Copp
Performers: Danced by the Solomons Company/Dance.
Performers: Music played by the Walter Thompson Orchestra [name also given on frame as the Walter Thompson Ensemble]: Walter Thompson (composer, conductor), Rolf Sturm (guitar), Steve Swell (trombone), Thomas Ulrich (cello).
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Cunningham Dance Studio, New York, on May 27, 1995, by Character Generators Inc. ; cameraperson, Tirtza Even.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (56 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14649047
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1edac260-7bb7-0135-3a1d-0c51f4cd8ef2
Rights Statement
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  • 1995: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fatstick" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1995. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e57b6e60-b596-4497-8777-a4b7188dae92

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fatstick" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 26, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e57b6e60-b596-4497-8777-a4b7188dae92

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1995). Fatstick Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e57b6e60-b596-4497-8777-a4b7188dae92

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