Phonemes: David Tudor's recording sessions for Jacob's Pillow performances, 1993

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Title
Phonemes: David Tudor's recording sessions for Jacob's Pillow performances, 1993
Additional title: Channels/Inserts (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)
Adams, John D. S., 1966- (Recording engineer)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1228
Topics
Aleatory music
Electronic music
Modern dance music
Genres
Music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: music by David Tudor.
Content: Contains recording sessions used as material in the music for Merce Cunningham's Channels/Inserts (1981).
Content: Title and date provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original cassettes and containers.
Content: Handwritten note on original cassette container no.1: "Phonemes (CH/IN) Performance Tape #1 ; prepared by John D.S. Adams for use in Jacob's Pillow performances July '93. Contains material from sessions w/ D. Tudor. Copy of DAT master ; Side A: [Dolby] C". Handwritten note on original cassette container no. 2: "Phonemes (CH/IN) Performance Tape #2 ; prepared by John D.S. Adams for use in Jacob's Pillow (July '93) performances. Contains material from sessions w/ D. Tudor. Copy of DAT master ; Side A: Dolby C, Side B: Dolby B ; same material but Dolby B NR". Handwritten note on original cassette container no.3: "Phonemes (CH/IN) Performance Tape #3 ; prepared by John D.S. Adams for use in Jacob's Pillow performances (July '93). Contains material from sessions w/ D. Tudor. Copy of DAT master ; Side A: Dolby B".
Numbering: Donor's inventory numbers: C028, C027, and, C026.
Performers: David Tudor, musician.
Venue: Recorded in unidentified locations.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Conservation history: Transferred from three original analog cassette by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company; four preservation files were created based on cassette sides: C028, C027a, C027b, and, C026.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 3 audio cassettes (49 minutes total) : analog
Sound quality is good.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 902650813
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20522341
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 06169a90-b839-0133-ba58-60f81dd2b63c
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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Phonemes" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0a66bc90-b839-0133-08ca-60f81dd2b63c

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Phonemes" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0a66bc90-b839-0133-08ca-60f81dd2b63c

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1993). Phonemes Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0a66bc90-b839-0133-08ca-60f81dd2b63c

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Phonemes