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Variations V
Additional title: Variations V (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)
Brown, Carolyn, 1927- (Dancer)
Dilley, Barbara (Dancer)
Neels, Sandra (Dancer)
Reid, Albert (Dancer)
Saül, Peter 1934-.... (Dancer)
Solomons, Gus, Jr., 1940- (Dancer)
Cage, John (Composer)
Vanderbeek, Stan (Artist)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1966
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4442
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 20-85 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Telecast, filmed in Hamburg; co-produced by Norddeutscher Rundfunk, Hamburg and Sveriges Radio Television.
Content: Titles in English; spoken introduction (5 min.) by Hansjörg Pauli in German. Duration of ballet: 42 min.
Creation/production credits: Producer, Hansjörg Pauli; director, Arne Arnbom; camera, Frank A. Banuscher; sound, Peter Sonntag.
Physical Description
Born digital
Extent: 1 video file (49 min.) : sound, color
Television version of stage work first performed in 1965, with choreography by Merce Cunningham, music by John Cage, and film sequences by Stan VanDerBeek. Danced by Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Barbara Lloyd, Sandra Neels, Albert Reid, Peter Saul and Gus Solomons, Jr.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY737036839-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12147446
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4004f680-9e80-0132-df15-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1966: Created
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Variations V" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1966.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Variations V" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 22, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1966). Variations V Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Variations V