- (John Parkinson)
- Format: CD
John Parkinson is considered one of the top accompanists in the field of dance. He has worked with New York's Met Opera Ballet, Berlin's Deutsche Oper, Copenhagen's Royal Ballet, the Rome Opera, Stockholm's Cullberg Ballet and Cramerbaletten, the Jose Limon Dance Company, Joyce Trisler's Danscompany, and the Cleveland San Jose Ballet. For many years, he was a member of the music staff at Stockholm's Balettakademien, where he also taught accompaniment for dance. He has also worked in the Dance Departments of Pomona College, UCLA, UC Riverside, Cal State Long Beach, Cal State L.A., NYU, the NY School of Performing Arts, and Cleveland State University. He has composed music for dance works by Ana Marie Forsythe, Matt Mattox, Karen Gabay, and the Stockholm Danscentrum, among many others. And he has made previous dance recordings with Lolita San Miguel, Svetlana Beriosova, Joelle Mazet, Aaron Girard and Stanley Holden.