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Song For A Blue Moon (2004)

photo: Ernest Harris Jr.

Episodic in structure, Song For A Blue Moon included four digital visual, spoken and musical songs of praise to peace. The audio was spatialized amongst 8 speakers.

Click for description, video and text.

Part 1 – Song For A Blue Moon

Part 2 – Aung San Suu Kyi

Part 3 – Eskenoôpetitj

Part 4 – Red Tail

Tangente program info

Performance history:
Première at Tangente Danse Actuelle, Montréal, September 16, 2004
Workshops under the title Falling Body, Burning Sky:
Part 2 at Older & Reckless, (MoonHorse Dance Theatre), Toronto
Part 1 at Anatomic Cabaret of the Moving Pictures Festival of Dance on Film and Video, Toronto and Peterborough New Dance
Workshop under end title (Parts 1, 2 & 3) at Niagara Artists Centre, St. Catharines

Part 2 was later performed for Amnesty International Group 112 Niagara Region’s Human Rights Day Vigil, St. Catharines in 2007; Sound and Video Art for the Rights, Latvian House, Toronto in 2008
Part 3 was later performed for Social Justice and the Arts Forum, Brock University, St. Catharines in 2007

I would like to thank Dena Davida of Tangente for her support and interest in this work.

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