Works
 

1903

Description

1903 is a solo for Tharp, which sets her earlier work The One Hundreds to the music of Randy Newman. The music lends a dramatic element to the formerly abstract choreography.

Photos

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  • Tharp in dress rehearsal. ©Guy Delahaye

Video

Tharp in performance.
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Music

Music Program:

1. Sail Away
By Randy Newman
From the Album “Sail Away”
Produced by Lenny Waronker and Russ Titelman
For Reprise Records – 1972

2. Suzanne
By Randy Newman
From the Album “12 Songs”
Produced by Lenny Waronker
For Reprise Records – 1970

3. Dayton, Ohio, 1903
By Randy Newman
From the Album “Sail Away”
Produced by Lenny Waronker and Russ Titelman
For Reprise Records – 1972

Audio Sample: 

Dayton, Ohio, 1903
By Randy Newman

Performance History

Twyla Tharp Dance
The Bushnell, Hartford, CT
February 2, 1979
Notes:

Works on this program: Chapters And Verses (premiere), 1903 (premiere), The Fugue, Sue's Leg

Twyla Tharp Dance
The Bushnell, Hartford, CT
February 3, 1979
Notes:

Works on this program: Baker's Dozen (preview), 1903, Country Dances, Cacklin' Hen, Eight Jelly Rolls

Twyla Tharp Dance
February 15, 1979
Notes:

Works on this program: Baker's Dozen (premiere), Three Dances from the film "Hair" (premiere), 1903, Chapters And Verses

Twyla Tharp Dance
February 16, 1979
Notes:

Additional performances on February 16 & 24-25, 1979
Works on this program: Eight Jelly Rolls, Country Dances, Cacklin' Hen, 1903, Baker's Dozen