Phonemes: David Tudor's recording sessions for Jacob's Pillow performances, 1993Additional title: Channels/Inserts (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)Adams, John D. S., 1966- (Recording engineer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1228
TopicsAleatory musicElectronic musicModern dance music
NotesStatement 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 DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 3 audio cassettes (49 minutes total) : analogSound quality is good.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 902650813NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20522341Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 06169a90-b839-0133-ba58-60f81dd2b63c
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