Ossein

Ossein
2006

Company
Company Wayne McGregor

Duration
4.5 minutes

Choreography
Wayne McGregor

Music
Johann Sebastian Bach ‘Sonata in F minor for Violin and Continuo BWV 1018: Adagio, transcribed for piano'

Lighting Design
Christopher Charles

Originally danced by
Antoine Vereecken

Premiere date and venue
February 2006, Antwerp Music Theatre, Belgium

Ossein is a dance solo that was choreographed by Wayne McGregor upon invitation by the Antwerp Music Theatre in Belgium in February 2006. 

Set to Johann Sebastian Bach’s ‘Sonata in F minor for Violin and Continuo’, the piece was premiered at a special gala evening in Belgium and performed by Company Wayne McGregor dancer Antoine Vereecken. He later revived the role in its UK premiere in July 2006, in an evening programme sponsored by dance development agency DanceEast.



Image by Ravi Deepres.