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American Tap Dance Orchestra [videorecording]

Title
American Tap Dance Orchestra [videorecording] / presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Schönberg Dancing series ; artistic director and choreographer, Brenda Bufalino.
Publication
1996.

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Description
2 videodiscs (NTSC) (117 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the American Tap Dance Orchestra.
Uniform Title
Gertrude's nose (Choreographic work : Bufalino)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Title from accompanying house program.
Credits (note)
  • Executive/assistant director, Tony Waag; sound, Hank Fury/Gotham Sound; lighting, Jeff Fontaine.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, in June 1996.
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. 57 min.): Cantata and the blues / choreography, monologues, and musical arrangements, Brenda Bufalino (unless otherwise noted) ; vocals performed by Pat Tortorici ; Hit it, danced by Bufalino (solo) and tap ensemble, music performed by Bufalino -- First cantata medley : Impression of Mozart, danced by Bufalino -- A-train / music by Duke Ellington ; danced by Bufalino -- Impressions of Bach / danced by Bufalino -- Buff loves Basie blues / music inspired by Count Basie ; arr. by Bufalino and Darrell Grant ; danced by Guillem Alonso (solo) with tap ensemble -- In a sentimental mood / music by Ellington, Irving Mills, and Manny Kurtz ; danced by tap ensemble -- Buff loves Basie blues reprise / danced by tap ensemble -- Second cantata medley. Impressions of Clemente / danced by Bufalino (solo) and Declan Winstanley ([Irish step dancing] solo), with Andrea Goodman, Olivia Rosenkrantz, and Tony Waag -- Coolbird / music by Bufalino and Grant ; danced by Goodman, Rosenkrantz, and Waag -- On a clear day / choreography and performance by Waag ; music by Burton Lane and Alan Jay Lerner -- Coolbird reprise -- So that's jazz then: All blues / music by Miles Davis ;danced by tap ensemble -- Pithecanthropus erectus -- Reincarnation of a love bird -- Cell block F / music by Charles Mingus ; danced by Bufalino (solos) -- Haitian fight song ; music by Mingus ; danced by tap ensemble.
  • Disc 2 (ca. 50 min.): Gertrude's nose (world premiere) : tap dance oratorio / choreography, tap chants, and text, Brenda Bufalino ; vocal arrangements, Jay Clayton ; sound, Hank Fury/Gotham Sound ; costumes, Valborg Linn ; lighting, Jeff Fontaine ; performed by Brenda Bufalino and Jay Clayton ; featured dancers, Sherry Eyster, Andrea Goodman, Margaret Morrison, Olivia Rosenkrantz ; chorus, Ayodele Casel, Anke Fröhlich, Susan Hebach, Artis Mooney, Isabel Moros ; vocalists, Karen Goldfeder, Pat Tortorici.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-1900
Title
American Tap Dance Orchestra [videorecording] / presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Schönberg Dancing series ; artistic director and choreographer, Brenda Bufalino.
Imprint
1996.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Credits
Executive/assistant director, Tony Waag; sound, Hank Fury/Gotham Sound; lighting, Jeff Fontaine.
Performer
Danced by the American Tap Dance Orchestra: Brenda Bufalino with featured dancers Guillem Alonso, Sherry Eyster, Andrea Goodman, Margaret Morrison, Olivia Rosenkrantz, Declan Winstanley, and Tony Waag ; and chorus Anke Fröhlich, Ayodele Casel, Susan Hebach, Artis Mooney, and Isabel Moros.
Guest artist/vocalist, Jay Clayton.
Vocalists, Karen Goldfeder and Pat Tortorici.
Music played by Frank Kimbrough (piano) and Ben Allison (bass).
Event
Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, in June 1996.
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: *MGZIA 4-2429.
Local Subject
Irish step dancing.
Added Author
Bufalino, Brenda. Director
Bufalino, Brenda, choreographer.
Bufalino, Brenda. Arranger
Bufalino, Brenda. Performer
Clayton, Jay. voc
Clayton, Jay. Arranger
Alonso, Guillem, dancer.
Eyster, Sherry, dancer.
Goodman, Andrea, 1953- dancer.
Morrison, Margaret, dancer.
Rosenkrantz, Olivia, dancer.
Winstanley, Declan, dancer.
Waag, Tony. Director
Waag, Tony, dancer.
Fröhlich-Schauseil, Anke, 1968- Performer
Casel, Ayodele. Performer
Hebach, Susan. Performer
Mooney, Artis. Performer
Moros, Isabel. Performer
Goldfeder, Karen. voc
Tortorici, Pat. voc
Grant, Darrell. Arranger
Linn, Valborg Fletre. Costume designer
Fontaine, Jeff.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974. Composer
Mills, Irving, 1894-1985. Composer
Kurtz, Manny, 1911-1984. Composer
Lane, Burton, 1912-1997. Composer
Lerner, Alan Jay, 1918-1986. Lyricist
Davis, Miles. Composer
Mingus, Charles, 1922-1979. Composer
Kimbrough, Frank. Performer
Allison, Ben. Performer
Fury, Hank.
American Tap Dance Orchestra.
Dance Theater Workshop.
DHCA.
Added Title
Gertrude's nose (Choreographic work : Bufalino)
Gift of the American Tap Dance Orchestra.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-1900
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