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Pam Tanowitz Dance / Simone Dinnerstein: New Work for Goldberg Variations

  • William Center for the Performing Arts, Lafayette College 317 Hamilton Street Easton, PA, 18042 United States (map)

In New Work for Goldberg Variations, pianist Simone Dinnerstein brings her nuanced understanding of J.S. Bach’s ambitious keyboard series together with rule-breaking choreographer Pam Tanowitz’s witty and unflinchingly post-modern abstractions of classical and popular dance forms. Deconstructing formal and traditional movement vocabularies, New Work for Goldberg Variations converses with Bach’s iconic score in a delightful interplay of rhythm, style, and idiosyncrasy, demonstrating the rich emotional world lying beneath the poised surface of the Goldbergs’ musical architecture. Dinnerstein, whose chart-topping recording of the Bach is the definitive version of her generation, performs the demanding score live.

http://williamscenter.lafayette.edu/pam-tanowitz-dance-simone-dinnerstein-new-work-for-goldberg-variations/

$25 general public, $6 students & children

 

Earlier Event: November 15
Brown Bag and Ballet