The Joffrey Concert Group at the Florence Dance Festival 2013
In this mini-documentary, the Joffrey Concert Group travels to Florence, Italy as Artistic Director, Davis Robertson receives the "Mercurio Volante" Award for art and culture of the dance, presented on behalf of the Florence Dance Festival, by the the American Counsel General. Get a behind the scenes look at The Joffrey Concert Group's performances, the beautiful scenery of Florence, plus, hear real-life stories of what it takes to be a member of this prestigious company! Video produced and edited by Fredy Mfuko, Mission 101 Media. The Joffrey Concert Group is located in New York's Greenwich Village, and directed by Davis Robertson, longtime principal dancer with the Joffrey Ballet. Music Credits: "Here and Heaven" - YoYo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, "Slumber My Darling" - Alison Krauss, Edgar Meyer, Mark O'Connor & Yo-Yo Ma, "I'm Going Home" - Sacred Harp Singers. Featured ballet, "One Last Breath Amongst A Cloud Of Witnesses", choreographed by Brian McSween.