The choreography project. [Part 2] : composer collaborative (2021-04-29).

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Ruiz, Joaquín (Dancer); Guzman, Belen; Canavan, Colin; Pelton, Cameron; Tomasini, Nadia; Newman, Keith (Dancer); Knutson, Sarah Gail; Da Fonte, Elaina; Rossi, Andrew (Andrew Joseph); Wroth, Sarah; Phillips, Ken Gene; Henry, Luke, 2000-; Indiana University Ballet Theater
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
Ballet films.; Filmed performances.
Cook Music Library, Jacobs School of Music Performances
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Title from program.
A collaboration between choreographers and composers in the Jacobs School of Music; members of the Student Composers Association were tasked with composing a work, and ballet students were tasked with choreographing a work accompanied by one of the compositions; the collaborators were paired via random selection, each composer was given about two and a half months to compose and one week to record, and each choreographer was given about 2 and a half weeks to choreograph--from introduction by Sasha Janes and Luke Henry.
"Music composed and performed by students of the Jacobs School of Music"--program.

Creation/Production Credits

Sarah Wroth, coordinator ; Ken Phillips, lighting designer ; Luke Henry music coordinator.


Various dancers and musicians.


[announcement: Sasha Janes, Luke Henry, Joaquin Ruiz] -- [announcement: Joaquin Ruiz] -- Chiaroscuro / choreography by Joaquin Ruiz = Chiaroscuro (2021) / music by Jee Won Kim (Belen Guzman, Alex Jones, Lilly Leech, Nadia Tomasini, dancers ; Hanna Lee, violin ; Seung A Jung, viola ; Ju-Min Chao, cello) -- [announcement: Belen Guzman] -- How do you build floating mountains? / choreography by Belen Guzman = Blue night (2021) / music by Ben Yee-Paulson (Mia Gonzalez-Loren, Colin Canavan, Sam Epstein, Andrew Rossi, dancers ; Zhaoyuan Qin, piano ; Anna Larson, violin; Alex Lavine, cello) -- [announcement: Colin Canavan] -- Amplified silence / choreography by Colin Canavan = Sketches (2021) / music by Reid Merzbacher (Morgan Jankowski, Lilly Leech, Alexis Breen, Mary Kate Shearer, dancers ; Olivia Hunt, cello ; Theodore Jackson, percussion) -- [announcement: Cameron Pelton] -- Textbook engagement / choreography by Cameron Pelton = Textbook engagement (2021) / music by Matthew Levin (Jaya Dhand, Elaine daFonte, Aya Thyugensen, (Swing: Zoë Van Beever), dancers ; Matthew Levin, piano) -- [announcement: Nadia Tomasini] -- Syncopated visitors / choreography by Nadia Tomasini = Times Square (2021) / music by Luke Henry (Andrew Playford, Joaquin Ruiz, Drandon Silverman, Keith Newman, dancers ; Wes Taylor, alto saxophone ; Jacob Lomboy, bassoon ; Simon Plum, bass clarinet) -- [announcement: Keith Newman] -- Silver stream / choreography by Keith Newman = Silver stream (2021) / music by Kahan Taraporevala (Myrray McCormack, dancer ; Leah Wolfe, flute ; Lauren Salmon, viola ; Ben Elliott, piano) -- [announcement: Sarah Gail Knutson] -- dreams adrift / choreography by Sarah Gail Knutson = Dreamscape (2021) / music by Ben Hoppe (Aram Hengen, Eli Dearsing (in place of Andrew Playford), Katie Zak, dancers ; [unnamed instrumentalists]) -- [announcement: Elaina da Fonte] -- just another scene / choreography by Elaina da Fonte = just another scene from the edge of proximity (2021) / music by Ariel Sol Bertulfo Schwartz (Zoe Gallagher, Sarah MacGregor, dancers ; Alex Mortensen, oboe ; Madeline Grenier, horn ; Angela Leeper, double bass) -- [announcement: Andrew Rossi] -- Beginning's end / choreography by Andrew Rossi = Nocturne in D major (2021) / music by Sam Epstein (Anderson Da Silva, Lexi Eicher, Sam Epstein, Alex Jones, Lilly Leech Robert Mack, Andrew Playford, Mary Kate Shearer, Lily Bines, Liz Corsig, Natalie Hedrick, Mikayla Geier, Alyssa Lavroff, Bryanna Mitchell, Bradley Streetman, dancers ; [unnamed instrumentailsts]) -- [announcement: Sasha Janes].

Venue/Event Date

Recorded live: 2021 April 29, Musical Arts Center, Indiana University, Bloomington.
Streamed live: 2021 April 29, IUMusicLive!
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 19216055; Other: vae3043; OCLC: ocn1264710347; OCLC: 1264710347

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