skip to content
Six gestures Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Six gestures

Author: Yo-Yo MaJayne TorvillChristopher DeanTom McCamusPatricia Rozema; et al; All authors
Publisher: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, [1998?], ©1997.
Series: Yo-Yo Ma, inspired by Bach.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
When Yo-Yo Ma decided to re-record Bach's suites for unaccompanied cello, he invited skaters Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean to join him in interpreting the sixth suite. Alternating sequences of Ma's performance, Torvill and Dean's ice dance, and McManus' speaking as Bach during the years 1717-1723. One of a series of films presenting Ma's collaborations with artists from different disciplines, using Bach suites  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Johann Sebastian Bach; Johann Sebastian Bach
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Yo-Yo Ma; Jayne Torvill; Christopher Dean; Tom McCamus; Patricia Rozema; Johann Sebastian Bach; Rhombus Media (Firm); TVOntario.; Bullfrog Films.; et al
OCLC Number: 39012704
Credits: Original concept, Yo-Yo Ma ; music, J.S. Bach, Suite no 6 for unaccompanied cello, Yo-Yo Ma, cello ; original score, Lesley Barber ; cinematography, André Pienaar.
Performer(s): Participants: Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean (ice-dancers), Tom McCamus (as J.S. Bach).
Description: 1 videocassette (53 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Yo-Yo Ma, inspired by Bach.
Responsibility: produced by Rhombus Media in co-production with TVOntario ... [et al.] ; produced by Niv Fichman ; written and directed by Patricia Rozema.

Abstract:

When Yo-Yo Ma decided to re-record Bach's suites for unaccompanied cello, he invited skaters Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean to join him in interpreting the sixth suite. Alternating sequences of Ma's performance, Torvill and Dean's ice dance, and McManus' speaking as Bach during the years 1717-1723. One of a series of films presenting Ma's collaborations with artists from different disciplines, using Bach suites as starting points for new works in those artists' mediums.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39012704> # Six gestures
    a bgn:VHS, schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "39012704" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Place/oley_pa> ; # Oley, PA
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#CreativeWork/suites> ; # Suites,
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1861532> ; # Suites (Cello)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/bach_johann_sebastian_1685_1750> ; # Johann Sebastian Bach
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/966575> ; # Ice dancing
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030473> ; # Music and dance
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/796.912/> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/787.4185/e20/> ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/bach_johann_sebastian_1685_1750> ; # Johann Sebastian Bach
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/rozema_patricia> ; # Patricia Rozema
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/mccamus_tom> ; # Tom McCamus
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/134798672> ; # Rhombus Media (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/126003161> ; # Bullfrog Films.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7145542329096640091> ; # Jayne Torvill
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/152365720> ; # TVOntario.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/273562358> ; # Christopher Dean
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/ma_yo_yo_1955> ; # Yo-Yo Ma
   schema:copyrightYear "1997" ;
   schema:datePublished "1998" ;
   schema:description "When Yo-Yo Ma decided to re-record Bach's suites for unaccompanied cello, he invited skaters Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean to join him in interpreting the sixth suite. Alternating sequences of Ma's performance, Torvill and Dean's ice dance, and McManus' speaking as Bach during the years 1717-1723. One of a series of films presenting Ma's collaborations with artists from different disciplines, using Bach suites as starting points for new works in those artists' mediums."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2261419185> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Series/yo_yo_ma_inspired_by_bach> ; # Yo-Yo Ma, inspired by Bach.
   schema:name "Six gestures"@en ;
   schema:productID "39012704" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39012704#PublicationEvent/oley_pa_bullfrog_films_1998_c1997> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Agent/bullfrog_films> ; # Bullfrog Films
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39012704> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/bach_johann_sebastian_1685_1750> # Johann Sebastian Bach
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1685" ;
   schema:deathDate "1750" ;
   schema:familyName "Bach" ;
   schema:givenName "Johann Sebastian" ;
   schema:name "Johann Sebastian Bach" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/mccamus_tom> # Tom McCamus
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "McCamus" ;
   schema:givenName "Tom" ;
   schema:name "Tom McCamus" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Person/rozema_patricia> # Patricia Rozema
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rozema" ;
   schema:givenName "Patricia" ;
   schema:name "Patricia Rozema" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2261419185#Series/yo_yo_ma_inspired_by_bach> # Yo-Yo Ma, inspired by Bach.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39012704> ; # Six gestures
   schema:name "Yo-Yo Ma, inspired by Bach." ;
   schema:name "Yo-Yo Ma, inspired by Bach" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030473> # Music and dance
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Music and dance"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1861532> # Suites (Cello)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Suites (Cello)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/966575> # Ice dancing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ice dancing"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/126003161> # Bullfrog Films.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Bullfrog Films." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/134798672> # Rhombus Media (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Rhombus Media (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/152365720> # TVOntario.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "TVOntario." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/273562358> # Christopher Dean
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1958" ;
   schema:familyName "Dean" ;
   schema:givenName "Christopher" ;
   schema:name "Christopher Dean" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7145542329096640091> # Jayne Torvill
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1957" ;
   schema:familyName "Torvill" ;
   schema:givenName "Jayne" ;
   schema:name "Jayne Torvill" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.