Millennium Stage Online Performance Archive: November 2001
November 30, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceIn celebration of the 24th Kennedy Center Honors, the Millennium Stage pays tribute to 1994 Honoree Pete Seeger. Instrumental in popularizing the indigenous American song, his own compositions - among them "If I Had a Hammer," "We Shall Overcome," "Turn, Turn, Turn," and "Where Have All the Flowers Gone" have served as anthems for an entire generation. The program of film, words and music will feature Seeger's friends and family including Tao Rodriguez-Seeger, grandson of Pete Seeger, and Sarah Lee Guthrie, granddaughter of Woody Guthrie. Tribute to Pete Seeger
Featured Artist(s): Sarah Lee Guthrie
November 29, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceLE NEON Theatre brings to life a classic love story woven into a harsh satire of seventeenth century doctors, L'Amour Medecin, one Moliere's funniest plays.
Featured Artist(s): LE NEON Theatre presents L'Amour Medecin
November 28, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceTony Martucci's interpretive drum style reflects his deep understanding of the jazz tradition.
Featured Artist(s): Tony Martucci
November 27, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceDance companies The Wild Zappers and the National Deaf Dance Theater bridge the gap between the hearing and deaf communities.
Featured Artist(s): The Wild Zappers
November 26, 2001 - Watch this PerformancePaul Burch & the WPA Ballclub offer an elegant brand of old-time country with spare honky tonk, harmonica shuffles, and '30s style jazz. TENNESSEE STATE DAY
Featured Artist(s): Paul Burch & the WPA Ballclub
November 25, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceThe Kyoko Okamoto Ensemble performs Japanese chamber music using traditional instruments
Featured Artist(s): Kyoko Okamoto Ensemble
November 24, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceThe Steelight Orchestra performs energetic arrangements of jazz & pop tunes on Caribbean steel pan drums.
Featured Artist(s): The Steelight Orchestra
November 23, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceViolist Viacheslav Dinerchtein performs a recital of classical works accompanied by pianist, Ya-Ting Liou.
Featured Artist(s): Viacheslav Dinerchtein
November 22, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceFlute, cello and piano are featured in the Andrea Artley Classical Trio.
Featured Artist(s): Andrea Artley Classical Trio
November 21, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceRenowned jazz artists Chuck Redd, John Cocuzzi, Steve Wolf, Bruce Swain, and Frank Cocuzzi present Swinging Vibes, a unique program of jazz vibraphone interplay.
Featured Artist(s): Bruce Swain
November 20, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceModern Theory is an eclectic and innovative flute and marimba duo dedicated to expanding the performance experience of current music as well as music of the past.
Featured Artist(s): Modern Theory
November 19, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceBroadway star Alice Ripley, nominated for a Best Actress Tony Award for her performance in Side Show, performs works from her new album of original songs.
Featured Artist(s): Alice Ripley
November 18, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceLynn Miles is a talented singer/songwriter whose songs are filled with rootsy, pop-edged stories.
Featured Artist(s): Lynn Miles
November 17, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceChilean Cellist Maurizio Betanzo performs a recital accompanied by by pianist Aron Kallay.
Featured Artist(s): Maurizio Betanzo
November 16, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceDriving rhythms, close harmonies, home-made percussion instruments and Scottish and Irish fiddling styles are the hallmark of the Acadian stew Barachois puts on the boil for every performance.
Featured Artist(s): Barachois
November 15, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceThe repertoire of West Virginia's 24-member WomanSong choral ensemble ranges from Renaissance to regional folk songs. WEST VIRGINIA STATE DAY
Featured Artist(s): WomanSong
November 14, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceEchoes of Earth & Sky celebrates traditional and contemporary Native North America through extraordinary dance, spectacular regalia, and ancient songs and stories.
Featured Artist(s): Echoes of Earth & Sky
November 13, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceFelix McTeigue packs honesty, humor and heartbreak into disarmingly simple songs. Stuart Whitford takes audiences on a musical journey with his soaring melodies and thoughtful lyrics. WRITERS NIGHT
Featured Artist(s): Felix McTeigue
November 12, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceQuintango performs tango repertoire spanning the century from Anibel Troilo to Astor Piazzolla.
Featured Artist(s): QuinTango
November 11, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceAfter twenty-five years of electrifying audiences from concert arena to Broadway, Grammy Award-winners The Pointer Sisters have recorded some of pop music's most enduring hits, including Fire, I'm So Excited, and Jump. Millionth Patron Celebration
Featured Artist(s): The Pointer Sisters
November 10, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceThe Silk Road Dance Company brings the beauty and grace of Central Asia and the Middle East to the stage with traditional dances, music and sumptuous costumes.
Featured Artist(s): Silk Road Dance Company
November 9, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceDovie Thomason is an award-winning storyteller and cultural educator, bringing to her work the richness of her Lakota and Kiowa Apache heritage. She will be joined by Mark Tayak.
Featured Artist(s): Mark Tayak
November 8, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceMembers of the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra join forces to present an evening of superior classical chamber music.
Featured Artist(s): The Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
November 7, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceSoprano Kay Willett performs with chamber orchestra.
Featured Artist(s): Kay Willett
November 6, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceDave Wiesler is one of the mid-Atlantic's most versatile and sought-after pianists of traditional music.
Featured Artist(s): Dave Wiesler
November 5, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceThe Silver String Quintet performs a program of classical works.
Featured Artist(s): The Silver String Quintet
November 4, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceThe fiddle, melodeon, slide guitar, bass and drums of Little Johnny England rock the English tradition with a spectacular new sound.
Featured Artist(s): Little Johnny England
November 3, 2001 - Watch this PerformanceBulgarian and Macedonian village folk tunes melded with jazz, rock, and Turkish music are what make performances by the Yuri Yunakov Ensemble totally memorable.
Featured Artist(s): The Yuri Yunakov Ensemble