Kulintang ArtsAdditional title: Timeless rituals to ancient icons
NamesCachapero, Frances (Dancer)Francisco, Joshua (Dancer)Panis, Alleluia (Choreographer)Serrano, Ric (Dancer)Sun, Anna (Dancer)Henry, Robert L. (Composer)Holder, James F. (Composer)Belcher, Jonathan (Lighting designer)Kulintang Arts (Performer)Dance Theater Workshop (Presenter)Video D Studios (Videographer)Panis, Alleluia (Dancer)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-09-21
Table of Contents1. LM'EHEK: at the heART of the sharpenINg stONE (ca. 21 min.) / choreography, Alleluia Panis ; music composed and arranged by James F. Holder, Joey Maliga, Dana Nunez, Robert L. Henry. The sections of the work are: a, Lm'lunai (ancestral domain) -- b, Tablo in the moonlight / danced by Frances Cachapero and Joshua Francisco -- c, Utom feo (bountiful harvest) -- d, Halayok ngiawa (Save us from the storm) / danced by Ric Serrano and Anna Sun with the Company.Dust from Kapimpilan (ca. 9 min.) / instrumental music only ; based on the Maguindanao "duyog" ; music composed by Joey Maliga, Robert L. Henry, James F. Holder, Jon Jang, Dana Nunez. Preceded by a demonstration of instruments in the kulintang.Cycles: timeless rituals to ancient icons [five-part work, continuing on cassette 2] (ca. 21 min.) / choreography, Alleluia Panis. The sections of the work are: a, Kamamatuan: before the time of Mahoma / music composed by James F. Holder with Robert L. Henry and Dana Nunez ; danced by the Company -- b, Sun and moon / music composed by James F. Holder and Jim Norton ; danced by Joshua Francisco and Frances Cachapero.2. Cycles, continued (ca. 48 min.) / b (continued), Palabunibunyan / music only ; composed by James F. Holder ; preceded by a retelling of the mythical origin of the kulintang -- c, Kaganding / music composed by Dana Nunez ; danced by the Company -- Kaluntang / music only ; composed and arranged by Robert L. Henry, Dana Nunez, James F. Holder, Joey Maliga -- d, Manong: warless hero, patron saint of dreams / music, Magulong bagay (Crazy thing), composed by Dana Nunez, James F. Holder, Jon Jang, Joey Maliga, Robert L. Henry ; danced by Joshua Francisco and the Company -- Chase to Taguig / music only ; composed by James F. Holder -- e, New moon rising / music composed by James F. Holder with Jim Norton ; danced by Joshua Francisco and the Company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8428
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopDance companies -- CaliforniaDance -- PhilippinesMusic -- Philippines
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceMusic
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop ; executive artistic director and choreographer, Alleluia Panis ; dance director, Anna Sun ; music directors, Robert L. Henry and James F. Holder.Content: Program title on accompanying house program: Timeless rituals to ancient icons.Creation/production credits: Sound design, Kevin McKereghan ; lighting, Jonathan Belcher.Performers: Music performed by John Calloway, Robert L. Henry, James "Frank" Holder, Jim Norton, Dana Nunez.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Out-of-Towners series, on September 21, 1991, by Video D Studios.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (97 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionPerformance of dance and music by Kulintang Arts, a company based in Oakland, Calif. Its works draw upon the dance and music of the Philippines, particularly the kulintang orchestra.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F537NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430535Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c6bdda0-8336-0138-69dc-7999265c2810
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