2011, 7:31 min
The piece is a classical ballet duet set to the haunting music of Mikhail Glinka, the father of Russian classical music.
Liz Lapuh, who choreographed the dance to interpret the mood of Glinka’s music, is a Boston based ballet dancer and teacher and is currently teaching ballet at UMass Boston and The Dance Complex.
The music was recorded by Jakov Jakoulov a well-known Boston based composer, organist and pianist.
This dance was filmed as a part of ABC Dance, an hour-long faculty concert at the The Dance Complex (Cambridge, MA) in November, 2011.
ABOUT THE DANCE COMPLEX --------------------------------
The Dance Complex is a volunteer based, artist run organization that promotes, advances and sponsors artistic endeavors, education and creative work in dance and the movement arts.
A 501(c) non-profit organization, it provides a center for the general dance community by administering and directing the use of its six studios, located in the historic Odd Fellows Hall at 536 Mass Avenue, Cambridge, for dance classes, rehearsals, performances and educational programs for people of all ages.