Cheap Imitation: performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, 1970

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Title
Cheap Imitation: performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, 1970
Additional title: Second hand (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Cage, John (Composer)
Cage, John (Instrumentalist)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1970-11-05
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 2404
Topics
Aleatory music
Modern dance music
Piano music
Genres
Music
Live sound recordings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: music by John Cage.
Content: Title and date provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original container and audition.
Content: Handwritten note on original case and reel hub: "Cage Cheap Imitation ; SECOND HAND ; Rehearsal Tape for Merce Cunningham ; from performances of 5 November 1970, Brooklyn ; 3.75 ips Qtrtr STEREO".
Content: Contains music for Merce Cunningham's Second hand (1970).
Performers: Probably performed by John Cage, piano.
Venue: Recorded in performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in, Brooklyn, New York 1970 November 5.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (34 minutes) : analog, 3 3/4 ips, quarter track, stereo ; 5 in. rewound onto an archival 7 in. reel
Sound quality is good; there is audible audience applause at the end of the recording.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 881253853
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20217485
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23f3aa20-b3fc-0133-5d94-3c07547a230f
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MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Cheap Imitation" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1970. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/25b42f30-b3fc-0133-7292-3c07547a230f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Cheap Imitation" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/25b42f30-b3fc-0133-7292-3c07547a230f

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1970). Cheap Imitation Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/25b42f30-b3fc-0133-7292-3c07547a230f

Wikipedia Citation

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Cheap Imitation