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A musical offering

A musical offering [videorecording]
April 7, 1989.

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Additional Authors
  • McCann, Cathy
  • Mauricio, Joao
  • Chaib, Elie
  • Gillis, Christopher
  • Wolfangle, Karla
  • Wadlington, Jeff
  • Johnson, Kate
  • Kent, Linda
  • Cortez, Hernando
  • Taylor, Paul, 1930-2018
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750.
  • Moore, Eugene.
  • Simon, Kirk.
  • Goodman, Karen.
  • Paul Taylor Dance Company.
  • 1 streaming video file (50 min., 20 sec.) : sd., col.; 1 in.
  • 1 videoreel (Type-C, NTSC) (50 min.) : sd., col. ;
Uniform Title
Musical offering (Choreographic work : Taylor)
  • Videotaped for the Jerome Robbins Archive on April 7, 1989 at Aaron Davis Hall, City College, New York, by Kirk Simon and Karen Goodman, with the assistance of grants from the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
  • Choreography: Paul Taylor. Music: Johann Sebastian Bach. Orchestrations by Anton Webern and Frank Michael Beyer. Scenery/costumes: Gene Moore.
  • Performed by members of the Paul Taylor Dance Company: Kate Johnson, Christopher Gillis, Elie Chaib, Linda Kent, Cathy McCann, Karla Wolfangle, Sandra Stone, Joao Mauricio, Constance Dinapoli, Jeff Wadlington, Francie Huber, Joseph Bowie, Hernando Cortez, and Manuel Rodriguez.
  • Last 7 minutes of video is blank.
Access (note)
  • Permission required.
CONTENTS. - 1. Perf. by Johnson and cast. - 2. Perf. by Mauricio. - 3. Perf. by Chaib and McCann. - 4. Perf. by McCann, Chaib, and Wolfangle. - 6. Perf. by Wadlington. - 7. Perf. by Gillis, Stone, Dinapoli, and Huber. - 8. Perf. by Wolfangle. - 9. Perf. by Wolfangle, Mauricio, Cortez, Bowie, and Rodriguez. - 10. Perf. by Cortez. - 11. Perf. by Chaib, Stone, Dinapoli, and Wadlington. - 12. Perf. by Kent. - 13. Perf. by Kent, Mauricio, and Wadlington. - 14. Perf. by Gillis. - 15. Perf. by Johnson and Gillis. - 16. Perf. by Johnson and cast.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-8281
A musical offering [videorecording]
April 7, 1989.
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Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-1974.
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Local Subject
Television. A musical offering.
Added Author
McCann, Cathy, dancer.
Mauricio, Joao, dancer.
Chaib, Elie, dancer.
Gillis, Christopher, dancer.
Wolfangle, Karla, dancer.
Wadlington, Jeff, dancer.
Johnson, Kate, dancer.
Kent, Linda, dancer.
Cortez, Hernando, dancer.
Taylor, Paul, 1930-2018, choreographer.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Composer
Moore, Eugene. Designer. Costume designer
Simon, Kirk. Videographer
Goodman, Karen. Videographer
Paul Taylor Dance Company.
Added Title
Musical offering (Choreographic work : Taylor)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-8281
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