Scott Johnson

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Scott Johnson
Additional title: Blindfold test results
Johnson, Scott, 1952- (Composer)
Kopperud, Jean (Performer)
Grant, Cameron, 1951- (Performer)
Baker, Timothy, 1952- (Performer)
Frame, Pamela (Performer)
Green, Miles (Performer)
Ruyle, Bill (Performer)
Green, Miles (Contributor)
Dawson, Lori A (Lighting designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Johnson, Scott, 1952- (Performer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1989 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
Reel 1. U79 (ca. 16 min.) / performed by Scott Johnson (electric guitar, bass, and tape manipulation). Practical music for single women (ca. 13 min.) / performed by Jean Kopperud (clarinet, wind controller), Cameron Grant (piano). Patty Hearst suite [credits appear on cassette 2 only] (beginning, ca. 32 min.) / performed by the Scott Johnson Ensemble: Timothy Baker (violin), Pamela Frame (cello), Miles Green (electric guitar), Scott Johnson (electric guitar, bass, tape manipulation), Peter Phillips (synthesizer), Bill Ruyle (percussion, synthesizer, kitchen sink). The sections of the work are: 1, Mom/Dad ; 2, Closet ; 3, Cinque's version ; 4, My real crime ; 5, Motel TV ; 6, Rest home ; 7, Pistol/rope ; 8, Persistence of vision ; 9, Pen chorale ; 10, Dad/Mom ; 11, Blindfold. Reel 2. Patty Hearst suite (conclusion, ca. 19 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4793
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5863 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop Economy Tires Music Hall ; music composed by Scott Johnson.
Content: Program title on accompanying house program: Blindfold test results.
Creation/production credits: Sound design and engineering, Miles Green ; lighting, Lori A. Dawson.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of Bands on the Run, the New Downtown Ensembles, on January 31, 1989, by Video D Studios.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (80 min.) : sound, color
Concert of instrumental music ; no dance content.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13987258
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 31879660-4b5c-0133-f5fc-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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  • 1989: Issued
  • 2024: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Scott Johnson" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Scott Johnson" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 25, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). Scott Johnson Retrieved from

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Scott Johnson