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88 tangos [videorecording] : the international tango collection.

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88 tangos [videorecording] : the international tango collection.
Publication
1985.

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Description
3 videodiscs (NTSC) (124 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
Four horesemen of the apocalypse (Motion picture : 1921) Selections.
Alternative Title
International tango collection
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Presented by Dance Theater Workshop in association with Composers' Forum Inc. during the Winter Events 1985.
  • Tango a deux (disc 2) not listed on titles; Not a bed of roses, music, Arne Mellnaes, is listed but not played on program.
Credits (note)
  • Lighting, Jeff Fontaine.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios for the Dance/Video Access project at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on March 1, 1986.
Funding (note)
  • This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
Contents
  • Disc 1 (ca. 45 min.): Exiles' cafe tango / music, Michael Sahl -- Curriculum vitae tango / music, Lukas Foss -- Tango for Yvar / choreography, Dale Andree ; music, Serban Nichifor ; costumes, Paula Kelly ; performed by Eliza Law, More Eden, and Dale Andree (?) -- Incitation to desire / music, Chester Biscardi -- The dead moth tango / music, William Bolcom -- Tango d'Antan / choreography, Susan Rethorst ; music, Dane Rudhyar ; performed by Rethorst and Ain Gordon -- Maracaibo / music, Ken Sullivan -- Tango / music, David Jaggard -- [Capsule history of the tango:] slides and commentary -- Excerpt from the film The four horsemen of the apocalypse / performed by Rudolph Valentino and Alice Terry.
  • Disc 2 (ca. 49 min.): Movie tango / music, Wayne Paquette -- Zwillinge-tango / music, Karlheinz Stockhausen -- Thorn-torn lips / choreographer, performer, Phyllis Lamhut ; music, Robert Berkman -- The more he sings, the more he cries, the better he feels...tango / music, Blue Gene Tyranny ; performer on tape, accompanying a reading of North Berlin/A tango by Robert Ashley -- Tango violento / music, Larry Austin -- Tango mnemonic / music, Jō Kondō -- Tango / choreography, Senta Driver ; music, Tom Johnson ; costumes, David Robinson ; performed by Harry: Michael Simon, Carolyn Minor, Thomas W. Sullivan, Catherine Hondorp, and Miles Everett -- Tango sí / music, Betsy Jolas -- Tango imprint / music, Noël Lee -- Tango à deux / music, Nils Vigeland [not listed on credits] -- Tango from scene VII of Hear ye! Hear ye! / choreographer, performer, Pierre Dulaine and Yvonne Marceau of American Ballroom Theatre; music, Aaron Copland -- [History of the tango, cont.:] slides and commentary.
  • Disc 3 (ca. 30 min.): Tango triste / music, Frank Wigglesworth -- Cometango / music, Gerald Busby -- Tango variations on a cantus firmus / music, Ralph Shapey -- Tango voices / choreographer, performer, Kathryn Posin / music, William Duckworth -- Tango / music, Marlos Nobre -- Sonata no. 108 / music, John White -- Interrupted tango choreographer, performer, Dulaine and Marceau / music, Robert Palmer -- Perpetual tango / music, John Cage -- Tango? / music, Conlon Nancarrow.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-2814
Title
88 tangos [videorecording] : the international tango collection.
Imprint
1985.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Credits
Lighting, Jeff Fontaine.
Performer
Pianist, Yvar Mikhashoff.
Event
Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios for the Dance/Video Access project at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on March 1, 1986.
Summary
Program of contemporary music, mostly for piano, and dances based on the tango, with introductions and slide lectures by Yvar Mikhashoff.
Funding
This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details
DVD.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIC 9-3793.
Added Author
Mikhashoff, Yvar. Speaker
Mikhashoff, Yvar. Instrumentalist
Andree, Dale, dancer.
Andree, Dale, choreographer.
Eden, Mor, dancer.
Law, Eliza, dancer.
Rethorst, Susan, dancer.
Rethorst, Susan, choreographer.
Gordon, Ain, dancer.
Lamhut, Phyllis, dancer.
Lamhut, Phyllis, choreographer.
Posin, Kathy, dancer.
Posin, Kathy, choreographer.
Simon, Michael (Dancer)
Minor, Carolyn, dancer.
Sullivan, E. Thomas, dancer.
Hondorp, Catherine, dancer.
Everett, Miles, dancer.
Dulaine, Pierre, dancer.
Dulaine, Pierre, choreographer.
Marceau, Yvonne, dancer.
Marceau, Yvonne, choreographer.
Valentino, Rudolph, 1895-1926, dancer.
Driver, Senta, choreographer.
Nichifor, Serban. Composer
Foss, Lukas, 1922-2009. Composer
Rudhyar, Dane, 1895-1985. Composer
Kondō, Jō, 1947- Composer
Jaggard, David. Composer
Shapey, Ralph, 1921-2002. Composer
Sahl, Michael, 1934- Composer
Tyranny, Blue Gene, 1945- Composer
Johnson, Tom, 1939- Composer
Berkman, Robert. Composer
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Composer
Vigeland, Nils. Composer
Palmer, Robert, 1915- Composer
Lee, Noël, 1924-2013. Composer
White, John, 1936- Composer
Cage, John. Composer
Fontaine, Jeff. Lighting designer
Nobre, Marlos, 1939- Composer
Biscardi, Chester. Composer
Bolcom, William. Composer
Paquette, Wayne. Composer
Stockhausen, Karlheinz, 1928-2007. Composer
Nancarrow, Conlon, 1912-1997. Composer
Austin, Larry. Composer
Jolas, Betsy. Composer
Duckworth, William. Composer
Wigglesworth, Frank, 1918-1996. Composer
Busby, Gerald. Composer
Dance Theater Workshop.
Video D Studios.
Added Title
International tango collection
Four horesemen of the apocalypse (Motion picture : 1921) Selections.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-2814
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