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Changing steps [and] Loops, 1975-03-07

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Changing steps [and] Loops, 1975-03-07
Additional title: Changing steps (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Loops (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cage, John (Musician)
Cage, John (Composer)
Attix, Karen (Dancer)
Cornfield, Ellen (Dancer)
Harper, Meg (Dancer)
Hayman-Chaffey, Susana (Dancer)
Kerr, Cathy (Dancer)
Komar, Chris (Dancer)
Kovich, Robert (Dancer)
Mehl, Brynar (Dancer)
Moulton, Charles, 1954- (Dancer)
Roess-Smith, Julie (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company ()

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975-03-07 (Inferred)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1933
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title and statement of responsibility provided by cataloger, based on original container label.
Content: Original container labeled March 6th, but this is more likely a Friday, March 7th performance. Credits and date information taken from program available in *MGZMD 196.
Content: Time code visible in bottom right of picture.
Creation/production credits: Original music score (Cartridge music) written and performed by John Cage.
Venue: Recorded 1975 March 7 Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts, Detroit, Michigan.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (28 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Sound quality poor throughout.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20212765
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1b3ba460-e87e-0131-9114-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1975: Created
  • 2023: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Changing steps [and] Loops, 1975-03-07" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Changing steps [and] Loops, 1975-03-07" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1975). Changing steps [and] Loops, 1975-03-07 Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Changing steps [and] Loops, 1975-03-07