Pacific

Pacific

Premiere

San Francisco Ballet - War Memorial Opera House

Company Premiere

George Mason University Center for the Arts

George Mason University, Center for the Arts

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Choreography Mark Morris
Music Lou Harrison - Trio for Violin, Cello, & Piano; 3rd and 4th movements – Dance: Rhapsody: Song, Allegro
Costume Design Martin Pakledinaz
Lighting Design James F. Ingalls
Instrumentation violin, cello, piano
Number of Dancers 9
Runtime 17 minutes

Press Quotes

  • "Mr. Morris's melding of music and movement is utterly lucid - not because of the harmony he creates, but because he allows the forms to be heard and seen in pure and equal ways."
    New York Times
  • "...they [the dancers] jump and turn in such synchrony with Harrison’s stormy music that you feel you’re watching the sound unwind from their bodies."
    The Washington Post
  • "a beautiful, contemplative piece."
    Dancetabs