Cage music transfer: short excerpts , 1991-03-13
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Cage, John (Composer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-03-13
Table of ContentsMusic of changes, excerpt (0:00-1:31) -- 2 pieces, 1946, excerpt (1:32-2:49) -- Dream, excerpt (2:50-4:03) -- Perilous night, excerpt (4:04-5:31) -- Widow of 18 years [Roaratorio: an Irish Circus on Finnegans Wake], excerpt (5:32-6:49) -- She is asleep, excerpt (6:50-8:20) -- Mysterious adventure, excerpt (8:21-9:26) -- [Recording tone] (9:46-10:11) -- [Dream] (10:18-19:22) -- [She is asleep], ends abruptly (19:45-25:03)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-10-A 3069
TopicsPiano musicPrepared piano musicModern dance musicSongsTom-tom musicCage, John. DreamCage, John. She is asleep. Quartet
NotesContent: Title, location and date provided by cataloger based on typed notes on original container and reel hub.Content: Typed note on original container: "03/31/91 ; John Cage Music Xfers ; 2 track, speed 15 ips, 1K @OVU @HEAD ; CDF, Program length 00:00:00, KH/JD/2TRK ; Stereo, TRK 1 stereo left, TRK 2 stereo right".Content: Contains short excerpts of recorded music by John Cage introduced by the recording engineer.Content: Accompanying insert is a Sound Sync, Inc., production sheet for "Sound Effects" with handwritten notes: "Client: CDF ; Producer: Lana ; Project: Cage Music Xfer ; Engineer: RP ; Date: 3/13 ; IPS: 15 ; Tracks: 2 ; Stereo ; Tape: 406 ; Tones: 1K ; Description: 1. Musical changes [sic], 2. 2 pieces 1946, 3. Dream 1:05, 4. Perilous Night, 5. Widow of 18 years (Finnegan's Wake?), 6. She is Asleep (12 Tom Toms) 1:24, 7. Mysterious Adventure".Numbering: Donor's inventory number: R069.Venue: Compiled at Sync Sound, Inc., in, New York, New York, 1991 March 13.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.Action: To create the streaming file, the sound engineers edited out the silence at the end of the preservation file, thus the discrepancies in length between the archival original and the streaming file.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (27 minutes total) : analog, 15 ips, two track, stereo ; 10 in.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 890142643NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20290961Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4d425ff0-b7b8-0133-a24d-3c07547a230f
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