(288) Choreographer, Connor Walsh, and Composer, Quinn Mason, on Their New Collaboration For Houston Ballet

Conversations on Dance, Houston Ballet, Connor Walsh, Quinn Mason, choreographer, composer, conductor, classical music, ballet, ballet podcast, dance podcast, rebecca king ferraro, michael sean breeden,
Play

Today on ‘Conversations On Dance’, we are joined by Houston Ballet principal dancer and choreographer Connor Walsh and composer and conductor Quinn Mason. Connor has joined us on the podcast previously to talk about his performing career, but sits down with us for the first time to discuss choreographing for the company. Quinn’s work as a composer quickly gained notice, resulting in a premiere creation for the Dallas Symphony Orchestra at the age of 21. Connor and Quinn take us through the journey of Connor’s new ballet set to Quinn’s existing work ‘A Joyous Trilogy’, including their early discussions about the ballet’s concepts, how the ballet has grown since its inception and the decision to have Quinn conduct several performances. ‘A Joyous Trilogy’ premieres on June 2nd at The Wortham Theater Center, with performances running through June 12th. Tickets can be purchased at houstonballet.org

Listen to “Running” from A Joyous Trilogy by Quinn Mason // U-M Symphony Orchestra // Kenneth Kiesler, cond. youtube.com/watch?v=gOC9PVpnvkg

SPONSORS:

Conversations on Dance at the Vail Dance Festival July 30 – August 9: https://vaildance.org/conversations-on-dance. Tickets go on sale May 20th.

MENAJI Skin Care: www.menskincare.com. Use code COD30 to receive 30% savings on all individual products.

The tenth annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival: tickets are on sale now at laketahoedancefestival.org.

________________________________

LINKS:

Join our email list: https://bit.ly/3basX5g

Instagram: instagram.com/conversationsondance

Facebook: facebook.com/conversationsondance

Facebook Group:  facebook.com/groups/conversationsondancefriends

Twitter: twitter.com/convoondance

conversationsondancepod.com

The post (288) Choreographer, Connor Walsh, and Composer, Quinn Mason, on Their New Collaboration For Houston Ballet appeared first on tendusunderapalmtree.com.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *