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Outreach--Merce Cunningham Intro to Technology (Four Moments)

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Title
Outreach--Merce Cunningham Intro to Technology (Four Moments)
Additional title: Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Ocean (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Beach Birds For Camera (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Merce (Interviewee)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2000 - 2008 (Inferred)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6967
Topics
Computer software
Modern dance
Genres
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Interviews
Notes
Content: Title provided by cataloger, based on writing on original DVD
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Videodisc
Extent: 1 videodisc (DVD) (9 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Description
A look at four turning points in Merce Cunningham's artistic evolution, as well as his use of technology, via onscreen informational text and brief performance/interview excerpts. These include: the separation of music and dance (with clip from a performance of Split Sides); chance operations (with clip from Ocean); choreography for the film camera (with clip from Beach Birds For Camera) and using computers to make dances, specifically the Life Forms software program (with clip from BIPED).
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 969973146
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21162897
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 40adf890-c25c-0135-74b7-03d05c72ea2d
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Item timeline of events

  • 2000: Created (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Outreach--Merce Cunningham Intro to Technology (Four Moments)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2000 - 2008. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4acdb920-ef9a-0133-aa76-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Outreach--Merce Cunningham Intro to Technology (Four Moments)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4acdb920-ef9a-0133-aa76-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2000 - 2008). Outreach--Merce Cunningham Intro to Technology (Four Moments) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4acdb920-ef9a-0133-aa76-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Outreach--Merce Cunningham Intro to Technology (Four Moments)