NamesLeroy, A (Composer)Elson, Steve (Instrumentalist)Hannan, Joe (Instrumentalist)Self, Jim, 1954- (Choreographer)Kaufman, Chris (Dancer)Ferguson, Annette (Dancer)Mostacci, Denise (Dancer)Schroder, Kevin (Dancer)Becker, Frances (Narrator)Fechter, Steven (Performer)Obrecht, Bill (Instrumentalist)Bogart, Nelson (Instrumentalist)Zummo, Peter (Instrumentalist)Ruyle, Bill (Instrumentalist)Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)Moore, Frank (Choreographer)Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)Video D Studios (Videographer)Leroy, A (Arranger)Leroy, A (Speaker)Self, Jim, 1954- (Dancer)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1987
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Reel 1: Never is too much soon [instrumental work] (approx. 10 min.). Music: Steve Elson and A. Leroy. Perf. by Elson (alto saxophone) and Joseph Hannan (piano). -- Second line [instrumental work] (approx. 8 min.). Perf. by Kory Grossman, Jeffrey Kraus, and Paul Pizzuti (percussion). -- Speech by A. Leroy (approx. 4 min.). -- Camellia: excerpts (approx. 10 min.). A theatrical ballet by Frank Moore and Jim Self. Perf. by Chris Kaufman, Jim Self, Annette Ferguson, Denise Mostacci, and Kevin Schroder. -- Reel 2: That's that #2 [instrumental work] (approx. 9 min.). Perf. by William Trigg (vibraphone). -- Our man (approx. 8 min., b&w). A film by Power Boothe and A. Leroy. Camera: Fred Worden. Production design: Susan Block. Lighting: Northern Lights. Perf. by Frances Becker (narrator) and Steven Fechter (our man). -- Move to [instrumental work] (approx. 16 min.). Conducted by Kory Grossman. Perf. by Rachel Rudich (piccolo), Bill Obrecht (flute), Laurie Frink and Nelson Bogart (trumpets), Elson and Jack Bashkow (saxophones), Peter Zummo and Dan Levine (trombones), and James Preiss, Bill Ruyle, Trigg, Kraus, and Pizzuti (percussion).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2833Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3753 (former)
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopMusic -- United States
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesVenue: Program title: New and improved. Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, in April 1987. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop's Economy Tires Music Hall as part of Bands on the Run: The New Downtown Ensembles, Volume II.Creation/production credits: Music composed and arranged by A. Leroy. Lighting: Phil Sandström.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (75 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequence ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionProgram of instrumental music, dance, and film.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175695Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bb005840-b2bf-0131-61bb-3c075448cc4b
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