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Upping the ante and going for broke a special benefit performance for DTW's New Song series

Title
Upping the ante and going for broke [videorecording] : a special benefit performance for DTW's New Song series / presented by Dance Theater Workshop Economy Tires Music Hall.
Publication
c1991.

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Description
  • 2 streaming video files (96 min. total) : sd., col.; 3/4 in.
  • 2 videocassettes (U-matic, NTSC) (96 min.) : sd., col. ;
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Dance Theater Workshop.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Music.
  • Video.
Note
  • Accompanied by house program.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video files online only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Sound, Scott Lehrer ; lighting, Antoinette Elderkin and Phil Sandström.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on April 13, 1991, by Video D Studios.
Contents
  • Cassette 1. [Welcome] / by David R. White, executive director of Dance Theater Workshop.
  • Power muzak (ca. 18 min.) / performed by Shelley [spelled Shelly on frame] Hirsch (vocals) ; David Weinstein (tape).
  • Distance vs. resistance [and] Silent, I scream (ca. 13 min.) / performed by Miles Green (guitar, vocals), Erin Green (vocals), Ramon Diaz (electronic percussion), Jeffrey T. Eldredge (synthesizer).
  • Light songs (ca. 27 min.) / performed by Meredith Monk.
  • Cassette 2. [Three songs] (ca. 17 min.) / sung by John Kelly, with Fernando Torm-Tohá (piano) ; the songs are: Nanna's lied / music, Kurt Weill ; lyrics, Bertolt Brecht ; English translation, Michael Feingold -- Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen / music, Gustav Mahler ; lyrics, Friedrich Rückert -- Mon dieu! / music, Charles Dumont [erroneously attributed to Mahler on frame] ; lyrics, Michel Vaucaire.
  • Back (ca. 21 min.) / performed by Hugo Largo: Mimi Goese (vocals), Adam Peacock (guitar, bass), Bill Stair (bass).
Call Number
*MGZIDF 8420
Title
Upping the ante and going for broke [videorecording] : a special benefit performance for DTW's New Song series / presented by Dance Theater Workshop Economy Tires Music Hall.
Imprint
c1991.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Playing Time
005759 003800
Event
Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on April 13, 1991, by Video D Studios.
Credits
Sound, Scott Lehrer ; lighting, Antoinette Elderkin and Phil Sandström.
Summary
Concert of vocal music ; no dance content.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video files online only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-6006.
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Hirsch, Shelley. voc
Weinstein, David. Performer
Green, Miles, instrumentalist.
Green, Miles, singer.
Monk, Meredith, singer.
Kelly, John, 1954- singer.
Torm-Tohá, Fernando. Instrumentalist
Goese, Mimi. voc
Peacock, Adam. Instrumentalist
Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950. Composer
Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956. Lyricist
Feingold, Michael. Translator
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Composer
Rückert, Friedrich, 1788-1866. Lyricist
Dumont, Charles, 1929- Composer
Elderkin, Antoinette. Lighting designer
Sandström, Phil. Lighting designer
Lehrer, Scott, sound designer.
Hugo Largo (Musical group)
Dance Theater Workshop.
Video D Studios.
DHCA.
Added Title
Gift of Dance Theater Workshop.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 8420
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