Touchbase, Doubletoss, and, Sounddance: performance at the [Théâtre de] Nîmes, 1994-12-10Additional title: Doubletoss (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Touchbase (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Adams, John D. S., 1966- (Instrumentalist)Gray, D'Arcy (Instrumentalist)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)Wauthy, Denis (Recording engineer)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)Pugliese, Michael (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)Théâtre de Nîmes (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1994-12-10
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1: Touchbase [Icebreeze / Michael Pugliese (John D.S. Adams, D'arcy Gray, Takehisa Kosugi)] (0:00-26:59) -- Audience applause (27:00-28:16)Streaming file 2: Doubletoss [Transfigurations / Kosugi (Takehisa Kosugi)] (0:00-30:32) -- Audience applause (30:33-31:51)Streaming file 3: Sounddance [Toneburst / Tudor (David Tudor)] (0:00-18:47) -- Audience applause and recording silence (18:48-24:30)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTD-A 743
TopicsAleatory musicElectronic musicFrame drum musicModern dance musicPercussion musicVocalisesKosugi, Takehisa, 1938- TransfigurationsPugliese, Michael. IcebreezeTudor, David, 1926-1996. Toneburst
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Title, date, location, and performers provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original DAT container, audition, and performance program.Content: Handwritten note on original DAT container: "MCDC in Nîmes, France ; December 10, '94 ; 1. Sounddance !Overloads! 2. Doubletoss 3. Breakers [mis-labeled] ; Recorded on Sony TCD D-10 48 kHz ; By Denis Wauthy".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Touchbase (1992), Doubletoss (1993), and, Sounddance (1974).Numbering: Donor's inventory number: D163.Performers: John D.S. Adams, D'arcy Gray, Takehisa Kosugi, and David Tudor, musicians.Venue: Recorded in performance at [Théâtre de] Nîmes in, Nîmes, France, 1994 December 10.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audio DAT cassette (85 minutes) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereoSound quality is mostly good; recording levels are high at times.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 891594018NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20303701Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 22ebf5c0-b7c3-0133-9130-3c07547a230f
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