University of Massachusetts Fine Arts Center
|Music||Lou Harrison - Grand Duo for Violin and Piano|
|Costume Design||Susan Ruddie|
|Lighting Design||Michael Chybowski|
|Number of Dancers||14|
Grand Duo is composed of four movements: Prelude, Stampede, A Round, Polka.
Polka, the fourth section, was choreographed first and premiered in 1992.
"...one of the most viscerally charged passages in the annuals of modern dance."Boston Globe
"...truly one of the masterpieces of the late 20th Century."The Guardian
"A fierce energy eats up space in a frenzied momentum which culminates in a transcendent moment of power. "The Times (U.K.)
"It's both savage and orderly, comic and bleak, poignant and exciting."New York Times