C'est le ton qui fait la chanson (2012)

 

World premiere March 15, 2012

At the Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

 

Originally comissioned by The Phillips Collection for their exhibit, Snapshot: Painters and Photography, Bonnard to Vuillard,  and performed at The Phillips Collection in March of 2012 under the title Snapshot Confidential, Chanson explores imagery and moods inspired by the photos of the exhibition as well as the warm, romantic, nostalgic feeling of the music.

 

Said to be "A highlight" of the 2012 Velocity DC Dance Festival by Sarah Kaufman of he Washington Post.

 

Choreography: Christopher K. Morgan wtih the performers
Music: Charles Trenet
Lighting: Jason Arnold
Costumes: Kyle Lang

  © 2020 Christopher K. Morgan & Artists / Photos by Brianne Bland, Sareen Hairabedian, Mark Hoelscher, Jonathan Hsu, N Link Photography