Schubert — Symphony No. 9, D. 944 in C major, III. Scherzo (Ode to Dionysus)
- Suite: Great Symphony
Schubert — Symphony No. 9, D. 944 in C major, III. Scherzo
- Original choreography by: Isadora Duncan
Reconstructed by Hortense Kooluris.
BK In section B solo figure of Artemis dances a beautiful swaying preparation of the woods with leaning down into an uplifted arms open, head back gesture of heavenly delight. Part A is then repeated with a finale and which leads into the Ode to Artemis.
Nadia Chilkovsky Nahumck
Reference: Nahumck, Nadia Chilkovsky. Isadora Duncan: The Dances. Washington DC: The National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1994.
The Scherzo depicts woodland nymphs practicing with bows and arrows, and a general celebration of successful hunting.
|Scherzo-excerpt||2017-06-19||Yes||Group section only|
|Dances by Isadora: Scherzo||2014||Yes||Only group section|
|Restaging of Scherzo||2013-04-26||Yes|
|Dance Visions NY: Schubert Symphony Excerpts||2013||Yuki Ishiguro, Beth Jucovy, Nichole Piacenza, Adrienne Ramm||No||Staged by Beth Jucovy|
|Dances by Isadora: Scherzo||2004||Natalia Brillante, Michelle Cohen, Catherine Gallant, Loretta Thomas, Chriselle Tidrick, Francesca Todesco||Yes|
|Duncan Dance Continuum||1994-06-03||Yes|
|S.F. Duncan Dancers in Schubert's Symphony No. 9, Scherzo||1989-04-23||Ann Cogley, Mary Sano, Janice Blaisdell, Michelle Swanson||Yes||Group section only|
|S. F. Duncan Dancers at Rotunda, City Hall||1985-03-07||Ann Cogley, Takimi Mochizuki, Elina Degani, Susan McMahon||Yes|
|DFI Cunningham||1980||Yes||Group section, beginning cut off|