Upping the ante and going for broke: a special benefit performance for DTW's New Song series
NamesHirsch, Shelley (Singer)Weinstein, David (Performer)Green, Miles (Instrumentalist)Monk, Meredith (Singer)Kelly, John, 1954- (Singer)Torm-Tohá, Fernando (Instrumentalist)Goese, Mimi (Singer)Peacock, Adam (Instrumentalist)Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950 (Composer)Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956 (Lyricist)Feingold, Michael (Translator)Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911 (Composer)Rückert, Friedrich, 1788-1866 (Lyricist)Dumont, Charles, 1929- (Composer)Elderkin, Antoinette (Lighting designer)Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)Lehrer, Scott (Production personnel)Hugo Largo (Musical group) (Musician)Dance Theater Workshop (Presenter)Video D Studios (Videographer)Green, Miles (Singer)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-04-13
Table of ContentsCassette 1. [Welcome] / by David R. White, executive director of Dance Theater Workshop.Power muzak (ca. 18 min.) / performed by Shelley [spelled Shelly on frame] Hirsch (vocals) ; David Weinstein (tape).Distance vs. resistance [and] Silent, I scream (ca. 13 min.) / performed by Miles Green (guitar, vocals), Erin Green (vocals), Ramon Diaz (electronic percussion), Jeffrey T. Eldredge (synthesizer).Light songs (ca. 27 min.) / performed by Meredith Monk.Cassette 2. [Three songs] (ca. 17 min.) / sung by John Kelly, with Fernando Torm-Tohá (piano) ; the songs are: Nanna's lied / music, Kurt Weill ; lyrics, Bertolt Brecht ; English translation, Michael Feingold -- Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen / music, Gustav Mahler ; lyrics, Friedrich Rückert -- Mon dieu! / music, Charles Dumont [erroneously attributed to Mahler on frame] ; lyrics, Michel Vaucaire.Back (ca. 21 min.) / performed by Hugo Largo: Mimi Goese (vocals), Adam Peacock (guitar, bass), Bill Stair (bass).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8420
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopMusic -- United States -- 20th century
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop Economy Tires Music Hall.Accompanied by house program.Creation/production credits: Sound, Scott Lehrer ; lighting, Antoinette Elderkin and Phil Sandström.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on April 13, 1991, by Video D Studios.Acquisition: PAMI; NHPRC; Created 4/26/2019; myd_263835_v01_pm, myd_263836_v01_pm; 2 video files; viewing copy.Acquisition: Dance Theater Workshop; Received 7/1995; CMS#: 263835, 263836; 2 3/4" U-Matic videocassettes; archival original.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (96 min. total) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionConcert of vocal music ; no dance content.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F529NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430527Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 76b0a820-a383-0138-50e4-15a58e492243
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