Biped [and] Sounddance, 2007-01-07Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
NamesCunningham, Merce (choreographer.)Andrieux, Cédric (dancer.)Bokaer, Jonah (dancer.)Boudreau, Lisa (dancer.)Collwes, Brandon (dancer.)Desjardins, Emma (dancer.)Farmer, Holley (dancer.)Goggans, Jennifer (dancer.)Mitchell, Rashaun (dancer.)Mizuta, Koji (dancer.)Munnerlyn, Marcie (dancer.)Squire, Daniel S. (dancer.)Swinston, Robert (dancer.)Toogood, Melissa (dancer.)Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (dancer.)Bryars, Gavin (composer.)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (instrumentalist.)Riley, Audrey (instrumentalist.)Woodrow, James (instrumentalist.)Eshkar, Shelley (artist.)Kaiser, Paul, 1956- (artist.)Gallo, Suzanne (costume designer.)Copp, Aaron (lighting designer.)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (composer.)Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (designer.)Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (costume designer.)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 20070107
Table of ContentsPre-performance curtain (6 min.) -- Biped (47 min.) -- Intermission (25 min.) -- Sounddance (15 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3641
GenresDanceMusicVideo.Filmed dance.Filmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Merce Cunningham.Title, statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.Creation/production credits: Biped: music (Biped) composed by Gavin Bryars and performed by Takehisa Kosugi, Audrey Riley and James Woodrow; set design by Shelley Eshkar and Paul Kaiser; costume design by Suzanne Gallo; lighting design by Aaron Copp.Creation/production credits: Sounddance: music (Untitled 1975/1994) by David Tudor; set design by Mark Lancaster; costume design by Mark Lancaster; lighting design by Mark Lancaster and Aaron Copp.Performers: Performed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company. Biped: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Brandon A. Collwes, Emma Desjardins, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Mizuta, Marcie Munnerlyn, Daniel Squire, Melissa Toogood (RUG), Andrea Weber / Sounddance: Cedric Andrieux, Lisa Boudreau, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Koji Mizuta, Marcie Munnerlyn, Daniel Squire, Robert Swonston, Andrea WeberVenue: Recorded 2007 January 7 Bayer Kulturabteilung, Leverkusen, Germany.Original version: Original format: 1 videocassette (MiniDV).System details: Streaming video.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description1 streaming video file (93 min)Sound, color
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20295830Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 043dca10-314f-0132-dcb3-3c075448cc4b
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