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The parts of the suite [videorecording]

the Dance Project, Inc. ; directors, Luisa Meshekoff and Jim Beckwith ; choreography, Luisa Meshekoff ; reconstructions, Luisa Meshekoff and Patricia Rader ; script, Luisa Meshekoff ... [and others].
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Music from the 18th century is joined with the social dances of the 16th and 17th centuries from which they originated, and the appropriate tempos, phrasing, affect, and style of the music are illuminated. Examines the technique and historical background of each dance.
Director
Luisa Meshekoff; Jim Beckwith
Performer(s)
Albena Arnaudova, Timothy Kasper, Luisa Meshekoff, Erin Zimmerman, dancers ; Larry Kent, harpsichord ; Javier Caballero, violoncello ; Donmgyung [i.e. Dongmyung] Ahn, violin ; Paul Shipper, lute ; Joyce S. Liu, soprano ; Judson Griffin, music director, violin.
Release Date
2009
Run Time
43 min.
Variant title
Subtitlle on continaer:
Dance forms that guide Baroque performance practice
Related title
Prince of Wales's saraband. Chaconne for Arlequin.
Contents
  • Suite no. 1 in G major for solo cello BWV1007. Minuet I & II / Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Trios pour le coucher du roi. Menuet in E minor / Marin Marais
  • Trio sonata op. 5, no. 7. Passepied / George Frederic Handel
  • Sonate da camera a tre op. 2, no. 1. Allemanda / Arcangelo Corelli
  • Sonate da camera a tre op. 2, no. 1. Corrente / Arcangelo Corelli
  • Sarabande : The Prince of Wales's saraband / anonymous ; choreography, Monsieur L'Abbé ; notation, E. Pemberton
  • Sarabande : Lascia ch'io pianga : from Rinaldo / George Frideric Handel
  • Trio sonata op. 5, no. 1. Gavotte / George Frideric Handel
  • Gavotte : Welcome as the cheerful light : from Jephtha / George Frideric Handel
  • Trio sonata op. 5, no. 5. Bourrée / George Frideric Handel
  • Loure : Air des espagnols : from L'europe galante / André Campra
  • Sonata no. 4 (1681). Gigue / Heinrich Biber
  • Chaconne : Chaconne for Arlequin / anonymous ; choreography, Patricia Rader and Luisa Meshekoff after the original notation by F. Le Roussau
  • Passacaglia : Passacaille de Vénus : from Vénus et Adonis / Henry Desmarets ; choreography, Anthony L'Abbé ; notation F. Le Roussau
  • Fantasia no. 4 [i.e. no. 9] for solo violin. Siciliana / Georg Philipp Telemann
Published
Tampa, FL :Dance Project,[2009]©2009
Description
1 videodisc (approximately 43 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (16 pages ; 18 cm.) DVD.
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