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Revelations

Title
Revelations [electronic resource] / [presented by] the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ; choreography by Alvin Ailey ; music, traditional.
Publication
c1997.

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZIC 9-5500Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (40 min.) : sd., col.
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Accompanied by house program.
  • Recording made possible by the cooperation of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Music arranged by Howard Roberts unless otherwise noted ; decor and costumes, Ves Harper ; costumes for "Rocka my soul" redesigned by Barbara Forbes ; lighting, Nicola Cernovitch.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in performance at the Wang Center for the Performing Arts, Boston, Mass., on April 22, 1997, by LeCain/Charette Associates.
Funding (note)
  • Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Contents
  • Pilgrim of sorrow: I been 'buked / music arranged by Hall Johnson ; danced by the Company -- Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel / music arranged by James Miller ; danced by Amos Machanic Jr., Désirée Vlad, Lisa Johnson -- Fix me, Jesus / music arranged by Hall Johnson ; danced by Elizabeth Roxas, Leonard Meek.
  • Take me to the water: Processional / danced by Guillermo Asca, Linda Cáceres, Edward Franklin, Amos J. Machanic Jr. -- Wade in the water / music, "Wade in the water" sequence by Ella Johnson, "A man went down to the river" is an original composition by Ella Johnson ; danced by Nasha Thomas, Bernard Gaddis, Vikkia Lambert -- I want to be ready / music arranged by James Miller ; danced by Michael Joy.
  • Move, members, move: Sinner man / danced by Uri Sands, Matthew Rushing, Troy Powell -- The day is past and gone / danced by the Company -- You may run on / music arranged by Brother John Sellers and Howard Roberts, sung by Brother John Sellers ; danced by the Company -- Rocka my soul in the bosom of Abraham / danced by the Company.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 2422
Title
Revelations [electronic resource] / [presented by] the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ; choreography by Alvin Ailey ; music, traditional.
Imprint
c1997.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Performer
Danced by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Credits
Music arranged by Howard Roberts unless otherwise noted ; decor and costumes, Ves Harper ; costumes for "Rocka my soul" redesigned by Barbara Forbes ; lighting, Nicola Cernovitch.
Event
Recorded in performance at the Wang Center for the Performing Arts, Boston, Mass., on April 22, 1997, by LeCain/Charette Associates.
Funding
Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding
Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-5500.
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Machanic, Amos J., Jr., dancer.
Vlad, Desire, dancer.
Johnson, Lisa, dancer.
Roxas, Elizabeth, dancer.
Meek, Leonard, dancer.
Asca, Guillermo, dancer.
Cáceres, Linda, dancer.
Franklin, Edward, dancer.
Thomas, Nasha, dancer.
Gaddis, Bernard, dancer.
Lambert, Vikkia, dancer.
Joy, Michael, dancer.
Sands, Uri, dancer.
Rushing, Matthew, 1973- dancer.
Powell, Troy, dancer.
Sellers, John, 1924- arranger of music, singer.
Ailey, Alvin, choreographer.
Harper, Ves, designer, costume designer.
Forbes, Barbara, costume designer.
Cernovich, Nicola, lighting designer.
Roberts, Howard A., 1924-2011, arranger of music.
Johnson, Hall, 1888-1970, arranger of music.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
LeCain/Charette Associates.
New York Public Library. Dance Collection.
DHCA.
Ailey, Alvin. Revelations
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 2422
*MGZIC 9-5500 (former)
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