Event no. 29 : lecture-demonstration, 1972-02-22Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation CollectionAdditional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Canfield (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: TV rerun (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections
NamesCunningham, Merce (choreographer.)Cunningham, Merce (speaker.)Dunn, Douglas, 1942- (dancer.)Neels, Sandra (dancer.)Hayman-Chaffey, Susana (dancer.)Dove, Ulysses (dancer.)Setterfield, Valda (dancer.)Komar, Chris (dancer.)Brown, Carolyn, 1927- (dancer.)Hassall, Nanette (dancer.)Harper, Meg (dancer.)Cage, John (instrumentalist.)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (instrumentalist.)Mumma, Gordon, 1935- (instrumentalist.)Nelson, Richard, 1938-1996 (lighting designer.)Beube, Douglas (director.)Stanford, Bruce (recordist.)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 19720222Other Date: 1972.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1948
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceMusicVideoLecture-demonstrationsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Merce Cunningham.Title, statement of responsibility and credits provided by cataloger, based on house program available in *MGZMD 196. Production personnel taken from end credits.Time code visible in bottom right of picture.Creation/production credits: Musical accompaniment by John Cage, David Tudor & Gordon Mumma; lighting design by Richard Nelson; directed by Doug Beube; camera operated by Bruce Stanford.Performers: Performed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: (in order of introduction) Douglas Dunn, Sandra Neels, Susana Hayman-Chaffey, Ulysses Dove, Valda Setterfield, Chris Komar, Carolyn Brown, Nanette Hassall & Meg Harper.Venue: Recorded 1972 February 22 Burton Auditorium, York University, Toronto, Canada.System details: Streaming video.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (26 min) : sound, black & white
DescriptionThis Event features material from TV rerun and Canfield, during which Merce Cunningham gives a lecture-demonstration on the subject of choreography.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 892735670NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20311962Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 13dad290-6460-0132-9f06-3c075448cc4b
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