Quartet, and, Field and figures: performance at City Center, 1990-03Additional title: Field and figures (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Quartet (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Miller, Rob (Robert E.) (Recording engineer)Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968 (Composer)Tcherepnin, Ivan (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.) (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990-03 (Inferred)
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1: Quartet ["Sextet for seven" / David Tudor] (1:20-18:45) -- Audience applause (18:45-20:57) |||| Streaming file 2: Field and figures "Creative act" / [Ivan Tcherepnin] (0:00-29:13) -- Audience applause (29:13-31:16)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1276
TopicsAleatory musicElectronic musicModern dance musicMusique concrète
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Title, date and location provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original cassette, audition, and information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust.Content: Handwritten note on original cassette, side a: "Quartet, City Center 1990". Side b: "Creative act ; Rec. by RM [Rob Miller]". Handwritten note on original container: "Quartet/Field + Figures, Creative Act".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Quartet (1982), and, Field and figures (1989).Content: The music for Field and figures, Ivan Tcherepnin's Creative act: Electronically Varied Heterothonies on a Text by Marcel Duchamp, contains electronically altered short phrases of text by Marcel Duchamp, spoken in English by John Cage.Numbering: Donor's inventory number: C194.Venue: Recorded in performance at City Center, New York, New York, 1990 [March].Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audio cassette (52 minutes) : analogSound quality is fair to mostly good; the recording volume for Sextet for seven is low and audience applause overlaps the ends of both performances.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 906187133NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20592421Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 01d4b0b0-b8b8-0133-09fb-60f81dd2b63c
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