Appalachia Waltz

Choreography by: Miriam Mahdaviani

Music by: Edgar Meyer and Mark O'Connor

Appalachia Waltz is the title piece of a 16-part instrumental work composed by fiddler/violinist Mark O'Connor and double bassist Edgar Meyer. The piece explores the roots of American folk music in contemporary arrangements. Authentic folk tunes combine with new melodies, heavily influenced by traditional music.

Performances

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Credits

Music
Excerpts from Appalachia Waltz
Premiere
June 20, 2000, 2000 Diamond Project, New York City Ballet, New York State Theater
Original Cast
Jenifer Ringer, Jennie Somogyi, Albert Evans, Nilas Martins

Length
28 Min.
Costumes by
Holly Hynes
Set by
Mark Stanley
Lighting by
Mark Stanley