RainForest, and, Pictures: performance at the American Dance Festival at Duke University, 1988-07-23

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Title
RainForest, and, Pictures: performance at the American Dance Festival at Duke University, 1988-07-23
Additional title: Pictures (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: RainForest (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)
Pugliese, Michael (Instrumentalist)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)
Miller, Rob (Robert E.) (Recording engineer)
Behrman, David (Composer)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)
American Dance Festival (Associated name)
Duke University (Host)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988-07-23 (Inferred)
Table of Contents
Streaming file 1: RainForest ["Rainforest no. 1" / David Tudor (Takehisa Kosugi, Tudor)], ends abruptly (0:00-20:46) -- Recording silence (20:47-21:55)
Streaming file 2: Begins abruptly, Pictures ["Interspecies smalltalk" / David Behrman (Takehisa Kosugi, Michael Pugliese)]
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1269
Topics
Aleatory music
Computer and violin music
Electronic music
Modern dance music
Behrman, David. Interspecies smalltalk
Tudor, David, 1926-1996. Rainforest, no. 1
Genres
Music
Live sound recordings
Notes
Title, date, performers and location provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original cassette, audition, information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust, and performance program.
Handwritten note on original cassette side a: "Rainforest ; Durham 1988 ; REM". Side b: "Pictures ; Durhman [Durham] ; Rec. by REM".
Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's RainForest (1968), and, Pictures (1984).
Sound quality is mostly good; streaming file 2 begins abruptly.
Donor's inventory number: C196.
Performers: Takehisa Kosugi, Michael Pugliese, David Tudor, musicians.
Venue: Recorded in performance as part of the American Dance Festival at the Page Auditorium, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1988 [July 23].
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audio cassette (53 minutes) : analog
Sound quality is mostly good; streaming file 2 begins abruptly.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 904257869
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20539399
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 024338b0-b8ae-0133-b9cc-60f81dd2b63c
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MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "RainForest, and, Pictures" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/079a5f90-b8ae-0133-13dd-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "RainForest, and, Pictures" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/079a5f90-b8ae-0133-13dd-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1988). RainForest, and, Pictures Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/079a5f90-b8ae-0133-13dd-60f81dd2b63c

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RainForest, and, Pictures